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Credit Requirements

YRHS Credit Requirements

1. All Grade 9 and 10 students are required to register in a minimum of 10 credits per year. Grade 11 students are required to register in 9 credits per year, and 12 students are required to register in 8 credits per year. Although these credit numbers are the minimum requirements, all students are encouraged to take 10 credits per year.

2. Drop Policy - Students carrying more than the minimum number of classes may drop non-compulsory credits. To do so, the process must involve Student Services, the subject teacher, and the student's parents/guardians.

3. Students who drop below 3 credits in a semester may be required to discontinue for the remainder of the semester.

Saskatchewan Credit Requirements

Grade 10 students must complete 8 high school credits
Grade 11 students must complete 16 high school credits
Grade 12 students must complete 24 high school credits

Compulsory classes should not be dropped even though the student may be taking 5 credits in a semester.

Compulsory Classes

 
English A
English B
Math
Science
History
Grade 9
X
X
X
X
X
Grade 10
X
X
X
X
X
Grade 11
X
 
X
X
X
Grade 12
X
X
 
 
X

Also: Grade 10 Wellness
Also: 2 credits from Art Ed./Applied Arts (Gr. 10, 20, 30) (Note: Locally developed courses do not fulfill this requirement.)
Also: Students must have two 30-level electives to meet graduation requirements.

For admission to the University of Saskatchewan, and to the University of Regina, a complete secondary level standing (24 credits effective September 1990) or equivalent standing is required. The compulsory and elective credits (subjects) will be determined by the college the student wishes to enter.