100 Credits for Alberta High School Diploma including

  • English 30-1 or 30-2
  • Social 30-1 or 30-2
  • Math 20-1, 20-2, or 20-3
  • Science 20, 24, Bio 20, Chem 20, or Physics 20
  • Physical Education 10
  • Career and Life Management (CALM)
  • 10 Credits from CTS (Career and Technology Studies, Fine Arts, Second Languages, Physical Education 20/30, Registered Apprenticeship Program (RAP), Knowledge and Employability Occupational courses, Locally developed or aquired courses
  • 10 Credits from any 30-level course in addition to English and Social 30, such as 30 level Math, Science, Work Experience, CTS, Locally Developed Courses, Knowledge and Employability courses, Green certification or Special Projects.

80 Credits for Certificate of High School Achievement including

  • English 20-2 or 30-4
  • Math 10-3 or 20-4
  • Science 14 or 20-4
  • Social Studies 10-2 or 20-4
  • Physical Education 10
  • Career and Life Management (CALM)
  • 5 Credits in 30 level Knowledge and Employability occupational courses, 30 level CTS, or 30 level locally developed courses.
  • 5 Credits in 30 level work Experience or 30 level Special Projects

Bonnyville Outreach School

Graduation Planning

Students planning to graduate in the 2014/2015 school year must do the following:

  • Meet with graduation facilitator, Steve Ripkens, at least once a month to check on academic progress.
  • Please ensure you are keeping your profile in "My Blueprint" up-to-date.
  • Attend all graduation planning meetings and fundraising events.
  • Pay all applicable graduation fees.

In order to be considered a serious candidate for graduation, students should be completed at least 75% of their credit requirements (75 credits for Diploma, 60 credits for Certificate) prior to the start of their graduation year. 


Cold Lake Outreach School

Graduation at CLOC usually takes place in June.  We have two expectations of our potential grads:

  1. That all students participating in graduation will be completing their diploma in the current school year.
  2. ALL prospective grads will assist in the planning and organization of the grad ceremonies.

For any student to be placed on the grad list, they need to have:

  1. Maximum of 5 credits remaining
  2. As of May 1, be working on their final course
  3. Completed a minimum of 10 credits with CLOC

Any student can be added or deleted from the grad list up until May 30.

Lac La Biche Regional Outreach

All expectant graduates who wish to take part in the graduation ceremony must have taken or be taking the appropriate courses to fulfill Alberta Learning Diploma Requirements or Alberta Learning Certificate of Achievement Requirements. Furthermore, a passing grade is required at the end of May and all Provincial Diploma Exams (PDE) must be completed, prior to the ceremonies, in order to take part in the ceremonies.