Program of Studies
More detailed information about courses and requirements for Oakland Catholic High School can be found by downloading the current Course Catalog. Course descriptions can also be found under Departments.
Students must earn a minimum of 26 credits in order to receive an Oakland Catholic High School diploma.
|Fine Arts (1 Music, 1 Art)||1.0||Religion||4.0|
Typical Course Load per Year
A minimum of six (6) courses are required per semester. JOA Scholars have specific course requirements each year and should consult with the Director of the JOA Society of Scholars and Guidance to confirm that they are complying with all criteria of the program.
|Social Studies||Social Studies||Social Studies||Social Studies|
|Fine Arts||Fine Arts||Elective||Elective|
|Grade||Numerical Value||CE / AP Credits||Honors Credits||College Prep Credits|
|A||100 - 95||6.000||5.000||4.000|
|A-||94 - 93||5.625||4.687||3.750|
|B+||92 - 90||4.875||4.063||3.250|
|B||89 - 87||4.500||3.750||3.000|
|B-||86 - 85||4.125||3.437||2.750|
|C+||84 - 82||3.375||2.183||2.250|
|C||81 - 77||3.000||2.500||2.000|
|C-||76 - 75||2.625||2.187||1.750|
|D+||74 - 73||1.875||1.563||1.250|
|D||72 - 71||1.500||1.250||1.000|
|E||69 - 0||0.000||0.000||0.000|
Note: As a matter of school policy, students are not ranked. Each transcript reflects a cumulative grade point average weighted for AP, CE, and honors courses. Cumulative GPAs are calculated by averaging all courses at Oakland Catholic.