Students

Graduation Requirements

The requirements indicated in this chart are the minimum requirements for a student to attain an Alberta High School Diploma. The requirements for entry into post-secondary institutions and workplaces may require additional and/or specific courses.

100 Credits Including the following:

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS – 30-1 or 30-2
  • SOCIAL STUDIES 30-1 OR 30-2
  • MATHEMATICS – 20 LEVEL
  • Math 20-C, Math 20-3 or Math 24
  • SCIENCE – 20 LEVEL
    • Science 20,
    • Science 24,
    • Biology 20,
    • Chemistry 20,
    • Physics 20
  • PHYSICAL EDUCATION 10 (3 CREDITS)
    CAREER AND LIFE MANAGEMENT (3 CREDITS)
    10 CREDITS IN ANY COMBINATION FROM:
    • Career and Technology Studies (CTS)
    • Fine Arts
    • Second languages
    • Physical Education 20 and/or 30
    • Locally developed/acquired and locally authorized courses in CTS, fine areas, second languages, Knowledge and Employability or IOP occupational courses
    • Knowledge and Employability courses
    • Registered Apprenticeship Program courses
  • 10 CREDITS IN ANY 30 – LEVEL COURSE. 
    IN ADDITION TO A 30-LEVEL ENGLISH AND A 30-LEVEL SOCIAL. 
    COURSE AS SPECIFIED ABOVE
    These courses may include:
    • 35-level locally developed/acquired and locally authorized courses
    • Advanced level (3000 series) in Career and Technology Studies courses
    • 35-level Work Experience courses
    • 30-4 Knowledge and Employability courses
    • 35-level Registered Apprenticeship Program courses
    • 30-level Green Certificate Specialized courses
  • FURTHER NOTES
    • For 30-level courses that have  a diploma examination , the final course mark consists of a blend of the school-awarded mark and the diploma exam mark.

F. P. Walshe Graduation Requirements:

In order to participate in the Cap and Gown ceremonies, the grade 12 student must have passed or be in the position to pass * all courses required by alberta learning listed above.

* note: as determined by the school administration.

Student Council

Sr. High Student Council- Grades 9-12- meet every Tuesday in Mr. Schalk's classroom. If you are interested in student leadership and planning activities you are invited to attend.