Promotion Infomation/Forms




To be eligible for promotion, promotion activities, and end of the year field trips:

  • Eighth grade students must maintain at least a 1.0 GPA in each course in this school year

  • Student's will earn no F in any course in the 3rd trimester (all grades at D or above)

  • Students must maintain at least 75 merits to participate in the Promotion ceremony

  • Students must maintain at least 85 merits to attend activities; this includes the 8th grade end-of-year activities

  • All school debts must be cleared (textbooks, library books, athletic uniforms, paid damage fines, etc.)




  • Promotion Party/Dance in the Multipurpose Room - Friday 5/18/18
  • Fun Day Field trip to Sunsplash, Roseville - Tuesday, 5/29/18
  • Promotion Ceremony at Oak Ridge High School Stadium 7:45-9:00 am - Thursday, 5/31/18 



  • Appropriate attire for students is “dressy casual.” (Something that would be appropriate at an outdoor wedding).  We recommend slacks, skirts, dresses, button-down shirts, khakis, polo shirts, etc.  Clothing should be respectful of the nature of the occasion celebrating educational promotion.

  • Students should keep in mind that they’re walking up steps, and the day could be windy; weather has ranged in recent years from very hot to very cold.

  • Please note that spike heels are not allowed on the ORHS field.