Buncombe County Graduation Project


Parent Consent Forms

January 25

Proposal Application, Risk/Cost Waivers, Mentor Consent

February 12

Research Paper Outline

February 20

Research Paper First Draft

March 12

Interview Verification and Transcript

March 19

Project Journal Progress Check

March 22

Research Paper Second Draft

April 5

Portfolio First Submission

April 12

Project/Practical Experience finished

April 22

Project Journals due

April 22

Research Paper 3rd Draft*

April 24

Submission of Technology Needs

April 24

Digital Presentations Submitted Via Online Form
April 24

Classroom Presentations

April 23-30

Final Portfolio Due

April 26

Board Night

Thursday, May 2 

*A third draft will be required of students who do not reach an acceptable final copy on two drafts. 


Deadlines are absolute

Any item turned in after 4 p.m. on the due date will be considered late. 

 No items will be accepted more than one day late. 


The penalties for late work are as follows: 

First Strike             Student will lose one letter grade from component’s original score.

Second Strike         Student will earn no better than a 70 for the component. 

Third Strike            Student will earn a zero for the component.  Instructor will not be responsible for providing feedback for that component.  Component must be completed to meet Graduation Project requirements.

No item will be accepted more than one day late.

Failure to complete one or more parts of the North Carolina Graduation Project will result in the failure of English IV.

English IV is a graduation requirement per Buncombe County School Board Policy.

Please see Graduation Project Policies for further clarification.


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