Bishop Watterson Requirements
Our graduation requirements exceed the minimum standards of the state of Ohio and include the theology requirements befitting a Catholic school. Each student Is required to pursue a course of study encompassing core courses, physical education and health, and the visual/performing arts and is offered a variety of electives. The electives enhance the individual student’s skills and interests and specific areas including art, music, computer science, industrial technology, business and family and consumer science.
|English||4 years including a sophomore & senior research paper|
|Social Studies||3 years|
|Theology||4 years including Sophomore Service Training Program and a Junior Retreat and Senior Urban Plunge|
|World Languages||2 consecutive years of same language|
|Visual & Performing Arts||1 credit|
|Health||1/2 credit (completed in the 9th grade)|
|Physical Education||1/2 credit (completed by end of 10th)|
|Financial Literacy||1/2 credit|
|Total Credits||26 1/2|
State of Ohio Requirements
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