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Graduation Requirements


Class of 2022 Graduation/Commencement Ceremonies:

Ceremonies will be LIVE-STREAMED AND RECORDED ONLINE at (CLICK HERE), starting at 7:30 p.m. on the day of graduation; see dates below.

(Las Ceremonias de Graduación SE TRANSMITIRÁN EN VIVO EN LÍNEA Y SE GRABARÁN en (HAGA CLIC AQUÍ), comenzando a las 7:30 p.m. el día de la graduación (Salem High School 25 de mayo, Rockdale High School 26 de mayo, Heritage High School 27 de mayo de 2021).

Commencement Ceremonies for the Class of 2022 at Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) high schools, in Conyers, GA are scheduled at this time for the following dates and locations:

Salem High School,
May 25, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
at Salem High, Seminole Stadium.

Rockdale County High School/Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology,
May 26, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
at Rockdale County High, Reid Stadium.

Heritage High School,
May 27, 2022, 7:30 p.m.
at Heritage High, Evans Stadium. 

For more more details about graduation, please CONTACT YOUR HIGH SCHOOL (CLICK HERE).

For the RCPS School Year Calendar, please visit

Policies and Requirements

•  Graduation Requirements - Students Who Entered 9th Grade for the First Time in Fall 2013-2014.
•  Testing Out of a Class Checklist
•  Testing Out of a Class Permission Form

Helpful Information

•  Testing Dates and Grade Reporting Dates

•  Grading

•  Rockdale Virtual Campus - Online Courses

•  Open Campus - a RCPS campus focusing on high school credit recovery and graduation

•  Credit Recovery:  Each RCPS high school has credit recovery programs. Contact your school to find out more about credit recovery.

•  Local Scholarships

•  Map Your Future - Academic Rigor Map for Grades 6-12 (PDF) (Accessible RTF)

•  Map Your Future CTAE - Academic Rigor Map for CTAE Students (PDF)

Talk to your school counselor for more information about graduation requirements.