Catholic Central High School

625 Seventh Avenue, Troy, NY 12182 | Phone: 518-235-7100


Student Requirements

2017-2018 Course Directory

2016-2017 Student/Parent Handbook      

 

Academic Policies for the Middle School

  1. Requirements for Graduation
    • BASIC CORE REQUIREMENTS 
      • Theology 2 years of study
      • English 2 years of study
      • Social Studies 2 years of study
      • Math 2 years of study
      • Science 2 years of study
    • ADDITIONAL NEW YORK STATE REQUIREMENTS
      • Second Language 1 unit of study
      • Technology Education ½ unit of study
      • The Arts ½ unit in visual arts, ½ unit in music
      • Health ½ unit of study
      • Physical Ed 2 years of study
  2. New York State 7th Grade Assessments
    • English Language Arts Assessment
    • Math Assessment
  3. New York State 8th Grade Assessments
    • English Language Arts Assessment
    • Math Assessment
    • Science Assessment
  4. Diocesan 8th Grade Assessments
    • Diocesan Proficiency Test in Spanish
  5. Integrated Algebra Regents and Living Environment Regents
  6. Placement Exam
    1. Students entering grades 7 and 8
    2. Before entering grade 9

The above State learning standards and requirements define what is taught in the middle school. At Catholic Central, the middle school presents opportunities that challenge students as it provides them with structure to transition to the next academic level. Students are held accountable for their work, their actions, and their ability to succeed.

Graduation Requirements for the High School

Required Courses Regents Diploma  Regents Diploma with
Advanced Designation
  Credits Credits
Theology 4 4
English 4 4
Social Studies 4 4
Math 3 3
Science 3 3
Language other 
than English
1 3
Fine Arts 1 1
Health 1/2 1/2
Physical Education 2 2

Students need a total of 24 credits for graduation… and one (1) credit of Business is an additional requirement for all CCHS graduates.

Students may be exempt from the language other than English requirement by acquiring five (5) units of credit in any one of the following subject areas:
• Art
• Music
• Business
• Fine Arts

Electives
Departmental electives may vary in their prerequisites. The school counselors direct students in their choice of electives based on their interests and abilities.

 

 



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