•In July 2003 the state passed the Georgia
Promotion, Placement, and Retention law which requires 3rd, 5th and
8th grade students to pass parts of the
•In addition to successfully meeting
promotion requirements, 3rd, 5th and
8th grade students must pass specific
Milestones Tests in order to be promoted.
•Each elementary or middle school will host meetings in January to inform parents and stakeholders of the promotion requirements of students in grades 1-8. The purpose of the presentation linked here is to make
sure students and parents are aware of the promotion requirements for students
in grades 1-8.