Manitoba High School Admissions

  • 5 academic Grade 12 courses with an overall average of 60%:
    • 1 course must be English 40S Comprehensive, Literary or Transactional Focus
    • 3 courses must be Standard (see chart below for Standard courses)
    • The 5th course may be a Standard or Non-Standard course carrying normal weight (see list below for Non-Standard courses)
      • Cannot be Special Projects or Work Experience
      • 2 courses of lower course weight may be substituted for the 5th course
  • Meet any Program-Specific Requirements
  • English Proficiency


Alternative Admission Requirements:

  • An applicant who cannot present 5 acceptable courses, but can present a 70% average on 4 courses, may be admitted as an Unclassified Student to take an approved course for credit.  A grade of C- or better in the course will allow the student to be considered for regular admission in the following term. 

If you don’t think you are eligible for admission into King’s, don’t lose hope!  Contact one of our Admissions Counsellors and they will be happy to review your options with you.


Standard Courses


Algebra Other Math
Calculus Social Studies  Science Fine Arts

40S-level language



Pre-Calculus 40S



Applied Math 40S

Intro to Calculus 45S,
Advanced Math 45S


Western Civ 40S,
World Issues 40S,
History 40S,
World Geography 40S


Biology 40S,
Chemistry 40S,
Computer Science 40S,
Physics 40S


40 G/S Art,
Musical Theatre


Non-Standard Courses

A maximum of one Non-Standard course may be presented for admission:

  • Canadian Studies 40S
  • Economics 40S
  • Family Studies 40S  
  • Law 40S