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CCMR Graduation Requirements

How to Graduate College, Career, and Military Ready

FAFSA/TASFA/Opt-Out Requirements

Starting with the 2021-2022 school year, all high school seniors must submit a financial aid application to graduate. That's right; it is a State of Texas high school graduation requirement.

The good news is that it is one of the easiest graduation requirements.

Review the resources below to help you complete this process with ease.

Texas First Diploma
The Texas First Diploma is designed to keep Texas’ best and brightest on a direct track to a postsecondary pathway here in our great state. Texas’ top students can accelerate their path to college and earn up to a year in scholarship dollars to attend select Texas institutions.

If you have questions about or need assistance with the Texas First Diploma, please contact College and Career Readiness at, and we will help direct your questions to the appropriate people.