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HB91 : Emancipation Diploma Bill
HB91 : Emancipation Diploma Bill
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On Monday, March 30th, Governor Deal signed HB91
On Monday, March 30th, Govenor Deal signed HB91, the Emancipation Diploma Bill into law.  Students who have met all high school graduation requirements with the exception of passing either the Georgia High School Graduation Tests or the Basic Skills Tests can now petition their school board to grant them a diploma. 

If you think you may be eligible to receive your Georgia High School Diploma from Union County High School or Woody Gap, please contact the school counselor's office.  

Union County High School - 706-745-2216
Woody Gap School - 706-747-2401 

Click here for the diploma petition form.

On Monday, March 30th, Governor Deal signed HB91, the Emancipation Diploma Bill, into law.  Students who have met all high school graduation requirements with the exception of passing either the Georgia High School Graduation Tests or the Basic Skills Tests can now petition their school board to grant them a diploma. It is estimated that there are as many as 8,000 people in the state of Georgia who will now qualify for a high school diploma.  Please spread the word.

If the last high school you attended was Rabun County High School (RCHS) and you think you may be eligible to receive your Georgia High School Diploma, please contact us. Although there is no deadline, we would love to award your diploma as soon as possible!

Please see the attached documents for more information.

- See more at: http://rabun.k12.ga.us/District/7100-HB91-Emancipation-Diploma-Bill.html#Resources