Completion of 30 (new) credits (including 18 compulsory) see chart below for specific details
Passing grade on the Grade 10 Literacy Test
Completion of 40 hours of community service by May 1, 2021 ** see ministry update below
** For the 2020-21 school year, the ministry is revising the 40 hour community involvement graduation requirement so that students will not be adversely impacted by the ongoing challenges related to COVID-19. For students graduating in the 2020-21 school year, the community involvement graduation requirement will be reduced to a minimum of 20 hours of community involvement activities.
All potential graduates should schedule an appointment with their guidance counsellor for the EXIT PLAN MEETING.
Ontario Scholars – students obtaining an average of 80% or greater in a minimum of six grade 12 courses are eligible to receive Ontario Scholar designation on their transcripts.
Senior Newsletter 2020-2021
This newsletter outlines dates and information related to university, college and apprenticeship visits. Click on the link below for this information and more. Notre Dame Grade 12 Newsletter
Upcoming University and College Presentations
The following schools will be providing Virtual Presentations. If interested in attending one of these, please visit the Student Services D2L classroom and find the link to join. This list will be updated regularly as more information is shared.
- Nov. 9-13 & 16-30 – Ryerson University (virtual open house)
- Month @ Mac for Future Students beginning in November. Register for your Faculty of interest highlighted each week. Week 1 (Nov. 2 – 7) Faculty of Science and Arts & Science Program. Week 2 (Nov. 9 – 14) DeGroote School of Business. Week 3 (Nov. 16 – 21) Faculty of Engineering and iBioMed Program. Week 4 (Nov. 23 – 28) Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. Week 5 (Nov. 30 – Dec. 5) Faculty of Health Sciences.
Do you have questions about Mohawk College?
Samantha Walker, our Mohawk College Liaison, is available to meet and provide additional advice about applying to Mohawk College and other College programs. Samantha will be able to meet in MS Teams every other Friday between 10am and 1pm (see dates below) to answer your questions. If you would like to reach out for additional advice and book an appointment please email Samantha at: firstname.lastname@example.org
December 4, December 18, January 8, January 22
Grade 12 – Grad Photos (TBA)
Attention Graduates – Grad Babies and Grad Quote Information
Graduation Meeting #2 – Covid 19 version
Please view the following presentation for updates on yearbook, midterm reports, scholarship opportunities, college/university and much more.
Graduation Meeting #2 (powerpoint version)
Graduation Meeting #2 (PDF version)
Graduation Dates for 2021 (TBA)
Please see important information on upcoming graduation related events and dates.
2021 Important Grad Dates
The Grade 12 Exit Survey is now open in myBlueprint. Students are now encouraged to complete this brief survey providing us with valuable educational feedback.
Graduation Photos (appointment information) TBA
Students received information cards (handed out in period #1 classes) on how to schedule a sitting time for their 2020-2021 Graduation Photos. Students with first period spares or taking an online course should pick up their information card in student services.
Grad photos will take place TBD. Students are asked to book their appointment through Edge Imaging at bookmygrad.ca Please use the information on your appointment cards to complete this process.
Deadline to apply to University for the 2021/2022 school year is TBD. Deadline to apply to College for equal consideration is TBD.
See your guidance counsellor should you require assistance.
How to get OSAP
Apply for money that can help you pay for a college or university education. Click below for more information on the application process for OSAP.Graduation Information