Class of 2020 Capstone and Work or Community Service Guidance

Students in the class of 2020 may complete a capstone project and/or a work or community service experience to satisfy components of Ohio’s graduation requirements. For the class of 2020, state law directs the Ohio Department of Education to develop guidance for the Capstone and Work or Community Service criteria.

Work or Community Service

In accordance with state law, the class of 2020 Work or Community Service guidance document outlines the requirements for district or school approval of students’ work or community service experiences, as well as requirements for verifying them. Additionally, the Department has developed a toolkit that districts and schools may use to support the implementation of this graduation option.

Capstone

In accordance with state law, the class of 2020 Capstone guidance document outlines the required components of a successful capstone project and a process that districts must follow to evaluate student work. Additionally, the Department has developed a toolkit districts and schools may use to support the implementation of this graduation option.

For questions related to the 2020 Capstone guidance or the Work or Community Service guidance, please contact gradrequirements@education.ohio.gov.

Last Modified: 5/31/2019 2:47:46 PM