Graduation Award Information

The following information reflects the conditions necessary to qualify for an EMAAN Junior/Senior High School Graduation Award.

  • General:
    • Students successfully finishing grades 9 and 12 in 2017 will be presented with a graduation award.
    • Awards will be granted only to those students attending the banquet. When a student is unable to attend the banquet due to circumstances beyond their control, prior approval must be obtained from the EMAAN committee and the student must designate an individual to accept the award on their behalf.
    • Applicants must submit copies of their term marks with the application form. Letters from teachers or principals will not be accepted.
    • Applicants must record marks only at their grade level (i.e. Grade 9 students must only report grades obtained in grade 9 subjects)
  • Senior High (Grade 12):

MERIT AWARD CRITERIA

A transcript MUST be submitted to qualify for a merit award. The following information reflects the conditions necessary to qualify for EMAAN’s Merit Awards.

  • Honours with Distinction
    • Average mark of 85% and over in required subjects (refer to the eligibility criteria).
  • Top Academic Student Award
    • Awarded to one student at the junior high level and one student at the senior high level.
    • Awarded to students who obtained the highest average in required subjects (refer to the eligibility criteria) during the current academic year.
    • The Top Academic Student recipient for Grade 12 will receive a $1000 scholarship upon proof of enrollment in a full time program at a Post-Secondary institution.
  • Most Improved Student Award
    • Awarded to one student at the junior high level and one student at the senior high level who do NOT meet Honours criteria.
    • Awarded to students who have obtained overall improvement in required subjects (refer to the eligibility criteria) from term one to term two.
    • Students must submit a copy of their first and second term report cards with the application form.

Scholarship Criteria

  • Should apply and receive graduation award for grade 12 in the current year of EMAAN banquet (2017).
  • Should have enrolled in an accredited university/Diploma program in the same year.
  • Top 10 students (with best overall marks) will be automatically short listed after the judges committee meeting.
  • Top students who meet all the above three criteria will be awarded a scholarship at the discretion of the judges committee.
  • Final transcripts are required to be submitted.

Rutherford Course Requirement Table for Senior High (Grade 12)

One of Language Arts (English or French) 30, 30-1, or 30-2, and at least two of the following:

  • Mathematics 30-1, or 30-2
  • Mathematics 31
  • Science 30
  • Biology 30
  • Physics 30
  • Social Studies 30-1, or 30-2
  • Chemistry 30

Any ONE language other than the one used above at the grade 12 level
Plus any TWO courses with a min five credit value at the Grade 12 level (3000, 6000 or 9000 series) including those listed above and combined advanced CTS courses.

Notes:

  • French and Francais are not the same course and are not interchangeable.
  • A course cannot be repeated after a higher level course has been taken in the same series.