Typically, 99 percent of students in Notre Dame graduating classes go on to college. To receive a Notre Dame diploma, a student must earn a minimum of 28.75 credits, as summarized below.

Notre Dame creates each student’s schedule, challenging them to the best of their ability by looking at course content, level of difficulty of texts, the nature and difficulty of assignments and projects, as well as pace of instruction. Our curriculum accommodates a wide range of intellectual ability. Initially, we place students in a given level based on their previous academic record and the results of the admissions test.

English
4.5 credits
Religious Studies 4.0 credits
Mathematics 4.0 credits
Social Studies
3.5 credits
Science 3.0 credits
Foreign Language 2.0 credits
Physical Education 1.0 credit
Fine Arts 0.5 credit
Life Skills 0.5 credit
Electronic Portfolio 0.25 credit
Electives 5.5 credits