High School Graduation

High School in the Province of Quebec extends from Grade 7 through Grade 11. The Ministry of Education recognizes the graduation of students who have accumulated course credits in Grades 10 and 11.

High School Subjects

Subjects Cycle 1 = Cycle 2 =
Sec. 1
Grade 7
Sec. 2
Grade 8
Sec. 3
Grade 9
Sec. 4
Grade 10
Sec. 5
Grade 11
English Language Studies 6 6
French Second Language 4 4
Mathematics 4/6 4/6
Science and Technology 4
Chemistry 4
Physics 4
History and Citizenship 4
Contemporary World 4
Art / Music / Drama 2+2 2+2
Ethics and World Religions 4 2
Physical and Health Ed. 2 2
POP – Career Planning 4
Financial Education 2

High School Graduation Requirements

Students in Secondary 4 (Grade 10) and Secondary 5 (Grade 11) must accumulate 54 credits (at least 20 of these credits must be in Secondary 5 (Grade 11).
4 credits in Sec IV mathematics; 4 credits in Sec IV science/technology; 4 credits in Sec IV history/citizenship education; 2 credits in Sec IV arts education;
6 credits in Sec V English; 4 credits in Sec V French; 2 credits in Sec V ethics/religious culture or physical education/health; 4 credits in contemporary world.
A CEGEP (the equivalent of Grades 12 and 13) will accept students into programs with Sec IV mathematics as a minimum requirement, nevertheless preferred status will be given to students with Sec V mathematics.



Dear Parents & Students,

Following our newsletter of February 15th, we wish to inform you that online classes are now extended to February 26th. This gives the 2 week period required by Health authorities for safe reintegration. Remember to log in on time for your classes with proper uniform. You will return on Monday March 1st.

Please note:

We have a Ped day (Teachers meeting on Friday March 5th) There will be no classes on that day. It will be your spring break day (smile) Easter vacation coming soon.

Kindly collect any texts you have at School to continue your courses. You are again advised to stay at home if unwell. In such cases online will continue for the day you are absent.

Grades 5/6/7/8 & 10 will continue with in school classes. Stay safe.


You must be on time for your classes with proper school uniform.

P.E. Uniforms for all Physical education classes

Regards, Admin & Staff of CPI