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Diploma Requirements

The Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

Compulsory Credits (Total of 18)

  • 4 English – one credit per grade
  • 1 French as a second language
  • 3 Mathematics – at least one in Grade 11 or 12
  • 2 Science
  • 1 Canadian History
  • 1 Canadian Geography
  • 1 Arts ( Visual Arts, Music, or Drama)
  • 1 Health and Physical Education
  • 1 Civics and Career Studies
  • 1 of English/Francais, or a third language or Social Science or Canadian and World Studies or Co-op Education or Guidance and Career Education
  • 1 of Health and Physical Education or Business Studies or the Arts (Visual Arts, Music, or Drama) or Co-op Education
  • 1 of Grade 11 or 12 Science, or Grade 9 – 12 Technology or Co-op Education or Guidance and Career Education
Elective Courses
Total of 12 courses

Additional Requirements
  • 40 hours of Community Service
  • Successful completion of the Literacy Requirement

The French Immersion/Extended French Certificate

Requires 10 of the above to be taken in the French language. The opportunity to take these courses is available at Bishop Allen.

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Diploma Requirements
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