'21-'22 Graduation Requirements Grades 9-11

  • Computer Science: 0.5 credit
  • English: 4 credits (one class each semester in grades 9-12)
  • Fine Arts: 1 credit (2 courses taken in two different pathways: visual, performing, or composition) -OR- 1.5 credits (3 courses taken from a single pathway: visual, performing, or composition)
  • Foreign Language: 2 years of study and proficiency through Level III in French, Latin, Mandarin, or Spanish -OR- 3 years of study in the Global Studies Pathway
  • Health: 0.5 credit
  • Mathematics: 4 credits (culminating course must meet or exceed Algebra II)
  • Physical Education: 0.5 credit 
  • Science: 3 credits (one each in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology)
  • Social Studies: 3 credits (including one year of Ancient World History and one semester each of the following: Modern World History, US history, American government)
  • Speech & Debate: 0.5 credit (in either Speech, Competitive Speech, Competitive Debate or Mock Trial)
  • Theology: 4 credits (one each in grades 9-12)

Additional Requirements

  • A minimum of 24 credits must be earned in grades 7-12.
  • All students must enroll in a minimum of 6 courses each semester.
  • Successful completion of an online learning experience.
  • AP courses require departmental approval in advance of registration.
  • 60 hours of Christian Service
  • Participation in annual class retreats
  • Successful completion of annual self-assessments
  • Senior Capstone Project

Mailing Address

34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills, Ohio 44040
phone: (440) 473-8000

Campus Addresses
An independent, Catholic, coed, day and boarding school in the Holy Cross tradition. Toddler-Grade 12.