Cathedral Prep offers a demanding college prep curriculum that prepares students to handle the academic rigors of college. A variety of courses are offered that challenge our students to grow and develop their knowledge and skills in a variety of subject areas. In addition to the core curriculum, a variety of electives are offered to broaden and tap into the students' interests.
Levels of Courses of Study
The Cathedral Preparatory School offers three levels of study in college preparatory work designed as follows:
Advanced Placement (AP) College level courses offered to able, ambitious students and designed to meet the Advanced Placement Examinations of the College Entrance Examination Board.
Honors (H) College preparatory courses which require advanced work or in-depth study beyond regular academic requirements.
Academic (A) College Preparatory courses which meet the average standards of college entrance requirements.
Grading Scale and Quality Points
Core academic subjects are weighted with Quality Point Values in respect to the three levels of study. This system provides an equitable method of
determining Scholastic Honors and class rank.