High School Academic Profile
Niagara Catholic Jr. /Sr. High School is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and by the New York State Board of Regents.
High School Graduation Requirements:
English - 4 units
Math - 4 units
Religion - 2 units
Science - 4 units
Social Studies - 4 units
Physical Education - 2 units
Foreign Language - 1 unit
Electives - 1.5 units
Art/Music - 1 unit
Computer Science - 1 unit
Health - .5 units
TOTAL - 25 units
A Niagara Catholic student will graduate will one of the following degrees:
Niagara Catholic Regents Diploma: awarded to a student who fulfills the required 25 units of study listed below and earns a grade of 65% or higher on the five (5) New York State Regents exams in English, Mathematics, Global History, U.S. History, and Science.
Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation: awarded to a student who completes the requirements of a Niagara Catholic Regents Diploma and passes an additional two (2) New York State Regents exams in Math, one (1) additional Science, and a sequence of 3 in Spanish or Business with a sequence of 5.
Regents Diploma with Honors: awarded to a student who completes the requirements of a Niagara Catholic Regents Diploma and achieves an average of 90% or higher in all Regents examinations.
Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation with Honors: awarded to a student who completes all the requirements of a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation and achieves an average of 90% or higher in all Regents examinations.
CEEB Code (needed for standardized testing): 334160
The class of 2014 has a 100% graduation rate, and will all going on to attend either a 2 or 4 year college.