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Graduating Certificate

Non NCEA international students at Wellington High School study towards a graduation at the end of their courses. Students who meet the requirements are awarded Certificates of Graduation. Graduation Certificates are awarded at three levels to students who have achieved:  

Excellence:

  • completes a full programme
  • earns grades of B+ or better (80%)
  • achieves 90% attendance
  • participates fully in class activities
  • is a member of a sports team or cultural group
  • shows significant improvement in English
  • exhibits exemplary behaviour both in and out of school and within the homestay
Merit:

  • completes a full programme
  • earns grades of C+ or better (65%)
  • achieves 85% attendance
  • plays a sport or musical instrument
  • makes very good progress in English
  • exhibits very good behaviour both in and out of school and within the homestay

 

Competence:

  • completes a full programme
  • earns grades of C- or better (45%)
  • achieves 80% attendance
  • English is improved
  • exhibits good behaviour both in and out of school and within the homestay