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Post Secondary Survival CCI 2018-19.pdf

External scholarships short paper 2018.pdf

Students make their course selections online through the student portal.  

Students must earn the following compulsory credits to obtain the Ontario Secondary School Diploma:

​4​credits in English
​3​credits in Mathematics
​2​credits in Science
​1​credit in Canadian History
​1​credit in Canadian Geography
​1​credit in the Arts
​1​credit in Health and Physical Education
​1​credit in French as a Second Language
​0.5​credit in Career Studies
​0.5​credit in Civics

Students must also choose one credit from each of the following groups:

​1One additional credit in E​nglish or French as a second language, or a Native language, or a classical or an international language, or social sciences and the humanities, or Canadian and world studies, or guidance and career education, or cooperative education
​1One additional credit in health and physical education, or the arts, or business studies,  or French as a second language, or cooperative education
​1One additional credit in science (Grade 11 or 12) or technological education (Grade 9-12) or French as a second language, or computer studies, or cooperative education. 

In addition to compulsory credits, students must complete:

​12 optional credits
​40 hours of community involvement activities
Literacy requirement 

In Grade 10, students take the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), which measures whether or not they are meeting the minimum standard for literacy across all subjects up to the end of Grade 9.

Students who do not meet provincial standard on the test may:

1) enroll in the OLC course which satisfies the literacy requirement upon successful completion of the course

2) re-take the OSSLT test

For more information about provincial testing, visit