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Answers to Frequently Asked Questions​



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Are project-based assessments still an option to meet proficiency?

Do the graduation requirements apply to students who opt out of a Keystone Exam?

Is supplemental instruction required for those students who do not meet proficiency?

May students who score proficient or advanced on a Keystone Exam retake the exam?

Does a waiver option exist?

What regulations exist for students with disabilities?

Are there requirements to include Keystone Exam proficiency levels on a student's transcript?

What requirements exist for student transfers from out-of-state?

What notifications must school entities provide to inform students, parents, and guardians of high school graduation requirements?

Must school entities report to the Department the number of graduates and how each student met statewide graduation requirements?