Curriculum & Credit Hours

Students must complete 28 units of credit for graduation in the following courses:
Theology 4.0 Credits
Social Studies 4.0 Credits
English Literature 4.0 Credits
Mathematics 4.0 Credits
Science 4.0 Credits
English Composition 1.5 Credits
World Language 2.0 Credits
Health 1.0 Credits
Physical Education 1.0 Credits
Electives 2.5 Credits


The following schedule is an ideal schedule that students should follow to earn the necessary credits to graduate. If a student fails a class, the student will have to attend summer classes and earn a passing grade to receive credit. The school must approve attendance in a summer session outside of Notre Dame.

Introduction to Catholicism Sacred Scripture Church History / Morality Vocations / Catholic Social Teaching
Introduction to Literature World Literature American Literature British Literature
Honors Intro to Literature Honors World Literature Honors American Literature AP English Literature and Composition
Composition I Composition II Composition III  
Physical Science Biology / Honors Biology Chemistry / Honors Chemistry AP Psychology / Human Anatomy / Physics
Pre Algebra

Algebra I
Geometry Algebra II


Single Variable Calculus

World Geography World History United States History American Government
  AP World History AP United States History

AP Comparative Government and Politics

AP United States Government and Politics

Freshman Seminar - 0.5 World Language I - 1.0 World Language II - 1.0 Senior Seminar - 0.5
Physical Education - 0.5

Health - 0.5
Physical Education - 0.5 Art / Chorus / Intro to Accounting / Guam History / Introduction to Public Speaking / Speech - 0.5

Art I or II / Chorus / Intro to Accounting / Guam History / Introduction to Public Speaking / Speech / Yearbook - 0.5



The Notre Dame Class of 2021 was accepted to the following colleges and universities:

  • American College of Greece 
  • Arizona State University
  • Auburn University
  • Boston University
  • California State University Long Beach
  • California State University Los Angeles
  • California State University Monterey Bay
  • California State University Northridge
  • California State University San Marcos
  • Catholic University of America
  • Chabot College
  • Chaminade University 
  • College of Southern Nevada
  • Colorado State University
  • Columbia College South Carolina
  • Concordia University Chicago
  • Fordham University
  • Friends University
  • Gonzaga University
  • Hawaii Pacific University
  • Linfield University
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Marquette University
  • Marymount California University
  • Marymount Manhattan University 
  • Menlo College
  • Mount Mary University
  • New York University
  • Northeastern University
  • Olivet Nazarene University
  • Oregon State University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Point Loma Nazarene University
  • Saint Louis University Madrid
  • Saint Martin’s University
  • Saint Mary’s College of California
  • Saint Mary’s University
  • San Diego Mesa College
  • San Diego State University
  • San Francisco State University
  • Santa Clara University
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • St. John's University
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of Arizona
  • University of California Davis
  • University of California Irvine
  • University of California Riverside
  • University of California San Diego
  • University of California Santa Barbara
  • University of Cincinnati 
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Guam
  • University of Hawaii Manoa
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas
  • University of Portland
  • University of San Diego
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Southern California
  • University of St. Mary’s California
  • University of St. Thomas
  • University of Texas at Arlington
  • University of the Pacific
  • Washington State University
  • Western New England University

Total Scholarships Awarded: $5,176,400.00 in merit scholarships and grants alone.