Graduation Information

Graduation Requirements

  • Completion of 30 (new) credits (including 18 compulsory) see chart below for specific details.  NOTE: students repeating a passed course will NOT be granted another credit.
  • Passing grade on the Grade 10 Literacy Test  ** see ministry update below
  • Completion of 40 hours of community service by May 1, 2022         ** see ministry update below

** Students graduating in the 2021-22 school year are exempted from the literacy requirement.

** For the 2021-22 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 2021-22 school year, the community involvement graduation requirement will be reduced to a minimum of 20 hours of community involvement activities.  *****DUE DATE – June 1st, 2022 to be submitted to student services.

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.

Students/Parents should review the graduation requirements each year to ensure that their child is on track and have met the necessary requirements. Download the Graduation Requirements PDF

Grade 12 – Important Graduation Dates 2022

Attention graduation students.  See link below with information on some very imprtant upoming events.

Graduation Dates 2022

Grade 12 – Grad Babies & Grad Quotesdeadline April 23rd, 2022

Have you submitted your Grad Babies and Grad Quotes yet?  If not, please see the attached flyer for further information.  Submissions can be sent to

Grad Babies and Grad Quotes

Grade 12 – Grad Photos (dates added – April 25th and April 30th)

Attention Grade 12s who still need grad photos or looking for retakes! 

Edge Imaging has opened up 2 more dates April 25th and April 30th.

Use the following link to book your appointment.  School code NAO.

If you have questions, please email or see Mrs. Beltrano in Student Services. 

No guarantees to be added to composite or yearbook but they will try.

For more information click on Grad Photos Information

2022 – Excellence Award Nomination Forms 

Please come down to student services to pick up a nomination form.

Grade 12 – 2022 Class Valedictorian 

If you are hoping to be considered as the Class of 2022 Valedictorian, please complete the following by May 2, 2022 and return by email to 

Valedictorian – Self Nomination Form




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