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Division Re-entry Strategy

Read our COVID-19 Division Re-entry Strategy for information about how we’re welcoming students and staff back into schools this September.We’re preparing to welcome students and staff back into schools this September.


Diploma Requirements

Minimum requirements for a high school diploma are as follows:

  • English 30-1 or 30-2 (15 credits in English)
  • Social Studies 30-1 or 30-2 (15 credits in Social Studies)
  • Mathematics 20-1 or Mathematics 20-2 or Mathematics 20-3 (10 credits in Math)
  • Biology 20 or Chemistry 20 or Physics 20 or Science 20 or Science 24 (10 credits in Science)
  • Physical Education 10 (3 or 5 credits)
  • Career and Life Management – CALM 20 (3 credits)
  • 10 credits from Career and Technology Studies or Fine Arts or International languages
  • 10 credits in any 30-level courses (including locally developed) in addition to the credits in English 30-1 or 30-2 and Social Studies 30 or 33
  • Unspecified Credits (22 – 24 credits)

TOTAL must exceed 100 credits

For students to qualify for participation in the Commencement/Awards Ceremony in May they must:

  • be students in good standing
  • have attended at least 85% of all classes
  • complete high school diploma requirements
  • achieve 100 credits by the completion of summer school in the current school year.

Students who currently are not eligible to graduate must see their assistant principal to confirm a plan to meet graduation requirements before semester 2 classes begin. Documented registration for all students taking work experience or correspondence must be completed by mid-February.

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