Grade 9-12 Academic Overview

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It's A Great Time To Be A Bishop!


Archbishop Williams High School offers students in Grades 9-12 a faith-based, technologically-enhanced, rigorous curriculum that fosters educational growth and intellectual curiosity. Faculty members recognize and support students’ academic abilities, foster critical and creative thinking, and rejoice in students’ accomplishments.  We strive to graduate socially aware, morally responsible citizens prepared to succeed and to serve their local and global communities.


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Departments & Curriculum

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Girls in Science

Graduation Requirements

Theology (one credit per academic year)

4 credits

English (one credit per academic year) 4 credits
Mathematics (one credit per academic year) 4 credits
Social Studies (U.S. History I & II required) 3 credits
Foreign Language (same language)
*For students in the class of 2024, 2025, 2026, and 2027, students are only required to take 2 years of Foreign Language in high school.
3 credits
Laboratory Science (including Biology & Chemistry) 3 credits
Fine Arts 1 credit
Elective Courses   2 credits

Academic Leveling

Archbishop Williams prides itself on being able to offer a college-preparatory curriculum individualized to meet each student's needs.  In Grade 9-12, the following levels are offered:

Advanced Placement (AP)
Honors (H)
Accelerated (ACC)
College Prep (CP)

Students are placed into specific levels based on entrance exam results, placement exam results, and previous grades.  Students are placed into course levels on a subject-by-subject basis according to their strengths.  With hard work and faculty support, there's always room to improve!

Additional Academic Opportunities

College Acceptances