ONTARIO SECONDARY SCHOOL GRADUATION DIPLOMA (OSSD):
- 30 credits – 18 compulsory and 12 optional
- Community Service Hours
- Literacy Component
Details are outlined in the following CHART.
Note: A credit can only be earned once. If a course is taken as an ‘upgrade’ both marks will appear on the transcript but the credit can only count once towards diploma requirements.
THE ONTARIO SECONDARY SCHOOL CERTIFICATE:
The Ontario Secondary School Certificate will be granted on request to students who leave school before earning the Ontario Secondary School Diploma, provided that they have earned a minimum of 14 credits distributed as follows:
2 credits in English
1 credit in Canadian Geography or Canadian History
1 credit in Math
1 credit in Science
1 credit in Health and Physical Education
1 credit in the Arts or Technological Education
Plus 7 Optional Credits
CERTIFICATE OF ACCOMPLISHMENT:
Students with developmental delays will be eligible for a Certificate of Accomplishment on completion of their Secondary School program. Please contact the Head of Special Education for further details.