What do you need to graduate?

Compulsory Credits

4     Credits in English

3     Credits in Mathematics

2     Credits in Science

1     Credit in Canadian Geography

1     Credit in Canadian History

1     Credit in the Arts

1     Credit in Health & Physical Education

1     Credit in French as a Second Language

0.5  Credit in Career Studies

0.5  Credit in Civics

Plus one credit from each of the following groups

1    Additional credit in English, or a third language, or social sciences and the humanities, or Canadian and world studies, or guidance and career education, or cooperative education*

1    Additional credit in health and physical education, or the arts, or business studies, or cooperative education*

1    Additional credit in science, or technological education, or cooperative education*


In addition to the compulsory credits, students must complete

12   Optional credits

40   Hours of community involvement activities

✓    The provincial literacy requirement

2     Online credit courses required

*A maximum of 2 credits in cooperative education can count as compulsory credits.