2023 - 2024 COURSE PLANNING GUIDES
Beginning in March, Counselors will meet with students individually to discuss and confirm course selections for the next school year. Students will be assigned a specific appointment time. Registration directions for each class will be posted second semester.
Mercy High School is a college preparatory school and thus strongly suggests that students plan their course of studies carefully. A total of 24 credits and 8 semesters of full enrollment (6 classes per semester) are required for graduation. One semester course earns .5 credit. A single course may not be used to fulfill a dual credit.
These 24 credits include:
- 4 credits English
- 3 credits Social Studies include:
- 4 credits Mathematics include:
- 3 credits Laboratory Science include:
- 2 credits of one World Language
- 3.5 credits Religious Studies
1 credit Visual, Performing and Applied Arts
- .5 credit iExplore (Classes of 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026)
- .5 credit Speech
- .5 credit Physical Education/Swim
- .5 credit Health
- 1.5 credits Electives (2 credits Electives beginning Class of 2027)
COMMUNITY SERVICE REQUIREMENT
All students must complete a minimum of 40 community service hours.
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