General Prince Edward Island High School Admission Requirements

  • 5 academic Grade 12 courses with an overall average of 60%:
    • 1 course must be English 611 or 621
    • 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


Language

Algebra Other Math
Calculus Social Studies  Science Fine Arts
621-level language


Math 621B,
Pre-Calculus Math 12


Math 621A,
Foundations of Math 12

Math 611B,
Calculus 12


History 621A


Biology 621A,
Chemistry 611A or 621A,
Physics 621A
Music 621

 

Non-Standard Courses

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

  • Economics 821
  • Global Issues 621
  • History 631
  • Oceanography 621
  • Politics 621