The Graduation Program provides an opportunity for you to discover what you want to do in the future. This document helps you get started. It explains what’s required and where you have choices. It also covers exams, scholarships, funding, and links to web sites with helpful information. It’s your guide to three of the most important years of your education.
Changes to Graduation Program and Provincial Exams
The BC Ministry of Education has announced changes to the graduation program and provincial exams.
During the 2015/16 school year, the Ministry of Education introduced revised curriculum for Kindergarten to Grade 9. This year, many teachers have been working with the redesigned curriculum in their classes. The revised curriculum will be implemented in September 2016.
The revised curriculum for Grades 10 to 12 is now being introduced. For the 2016/17 school year, teachers have the option to use the draft 10 to 12 curriculum in their classrooms. At the same time, the Ministry of Education is updating the graduation program and provincial exams. These changes will be implemented between 2016 and 2018.
By 2017/18, the entire Kindergarten to Grade 12 curriculum will be used throughout the province.
- Questions and Answers
- Changes to Provincial Assessment Chart – Starting in 2016/2017
- Letter to Parents – Redesigned 10-12 Curriculum (PDF)
For further information please visit the Ministry of Education
Check out the latest Grad Planner for important information about the grade 10-12 program and to get the most out of your high school education!