Hillcrest High School, the DOE and the Mayor’s Office are committed to protecting the right of every student to attend public school, regardless of immigration status, national origin, or religion. The United States Supreme Court has also recognized the importance of public education for all students, including undocumented students. Your child is our top priority, and we will do everything in our power to protect that right and ensure all students get a quality education, regardless of immigration status, national origin, or religion. Please see the attached letter from the Chancellor and the FAQ.
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The 5+1 Rule: A student must pass five credit bearing subjects and physical education. A senior programmed for 4 or 5 classes who fails one class, in his/her senior year, will be eligible as long as the failed class is not required for graduation.
The 10 Credit Rule: A student must accumulate ten credits for the two semesters prior to the eligibility period not counting PE.
Student-athletes must achieve a passing GPA at time of eligibility evaluation. The athletic director may submit a Request for an Eligibility Review of a Student-Athlete when extenuating circumstances exit. The principal must approve this request.
Students must achieve a minimum of 90% attendance at the end of each marking period.
Grade 10- Must have accumulated 10 credits and TAKEN Math and Science Regents
Grade 11 - Must have accumulated 20 credits and PASSED with 65% or higher in the Math and Science Regent and TAKEN ELA and Global Regents
Grade 12 - Must have accumulated 30 credits and PASSED with 65% or higher in the Math, Science, ELA, and Global and TAKEN US History/Government Regents
Students can participate in 3 teams as long as they are not in the same season