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Academic Life

Parent-Student Handbook

The Parent-Student Handbook for the 2017-18 School Year can be viewed in PDF format by clicking on the link below:

2017-18 Parent-Student Handbook

Program of Study

The curriculum is primarily college-preparatory. In addition, classes in the fine arts, business education and computer literacy are offered.

The following class groupings are designed to accomodate the needs and challenges the abilities of each student:

  • Diocesan Scholar Program (college courses taken during the senior year)
  • Advanced Placement (college level work offered in 9 subject areas)
  • Honors (above average)
  • Regular (average)

Graduates

Out of the class of 2017, 96 percent of Carroll graduates went on to colleges and universities. Our 231 graduates received scholarships worth over $20.3 million.

Recommended College Certifying Mark

Passing grade for all course is 70.

Class Rank

A cumulative class rank appears on the permanent record card. Rank is computed on the basis of:

  • grade received [100-70]
  • track of the course
  • number of courses taken

Minimal Requirements for Graduation: 25 credits including:

Theology
English
World Languages
Mathematics
Science
Social Studies
Health and Physical Education
Electives
Computer Applications
Fine Arts

4 Credits
4 Credits
2 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
3 Credits
1 Credit
4 Credits
.5 Credits
.5 Credits

Testing Program

9th Grade
PSAT/NMSQT
Archdiocesan Testing Program

10th Grade
PSAT/NMSQT
SAT
SAT Subject Tests
Advanced Placement Tests (AP)
ACT

 

11th Grade
PSAT/NMSQT
SAT
SAT Subject Tests
Advanced Placement Tests (AP)
ACT

12th Grade
SAT
SAT Subject Tests
Advanced Placement Tests (AP)
ACT

Calendar

December 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
3
4
  • RCIA Meeting - Intro @ Chapel
5
6
  • Advent Penance Service
7
  • Advent Penance Service
8
  • School Closed - Immaculate Conception
  • Swimming @ Upper Darby
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Scholastic PBP v. Malvern Prep (home)
9
  • Boys & Girls Varsity Indoor Track Ursinus College Invite
  • Boys JV Basketball v Imhotep (Away)
10
  • Second Sunday of Advent
  • Cheerleading: Philadelphia Catholic League/District 12
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Westchester U. Showcase v. Coatesville (at WCU)
11
  • 8th p RCIA Meeting
12
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Haverford School (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Haverford School (Home)
13
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Radnor (Home)
  • Boys Varsity Basketball v. Cheltenham (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball. Cheltenham (Home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Cheltenham (home)
14
  • CSC Meeting
15
  • Boys Indoor Track T&FCA of GP @ Lehigh University
  • CSC collection ends
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Mass
  • Boys Varsity Basketball All-City Classic v. Shipley @ McDevitt
  • Girls Varsity Indoor Track @ DVGTCA Lehigh University
16
  • Christmas Caroling at Nursing Homes (tentative)
  • Boys Freshmen Basketball v. Cristo Rey (Away)
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Cristo Rey
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Coaches v. Cancer v. Plymouth-Whitemarsh @Wood
17
  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Christmas Concert
18
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Episcopal Academy
19
  • Progress Report Data Available Online
  • Christmas Break
  • CSC Christmas Toy Delivery
  • Boys Freshman Basketball @ Episcopal Academy
20
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Varsity Basketball v. Constitution (home)
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Constitution (home)
21
  • Christmas Break
  • Advent Liturgy
  • Archbishop’s Christmas Party (CSC)
22
  • Christmas Break
  • The following school districts will NOT be bussing HOME: Great Valley, Methacton, Radnor, Springford
  • Dismissal
  • Boys Freshman Basketball @ Salesianum
  • Boys JV Basketball @ Salesianum
  • Girls Varsity Indoor Track @ DVGTCA Lehigh University
23
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Indoor Track T&FCA of GP @ Leigh University
  • Boys Varsity Basketball WC Prep Holiday Showcase v. Our Savior Lutheran (NY) @Drexel Univ
24
25
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
26
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
27
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys JV Basketball v. Shipley (home)
28
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
29
  • School Closed - Christmas Holiday
  • Christmas Break
  • Boys Freshman Basketball Devon Holiday Prep Tourney (TBA)
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Scholastic PBP v. Abington @ Philly U
30
  • Boys Freshman Basketball Devon Holiday Prep Tourney (TBA)
  • Christmas Break
  • Girls, Boys Indoor Track Ocean Breeze Holiday Festival @ Staten Island
  • Boys Varsity Basketball Big Game Hoops v. Salesianum (DE) @ Interior
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