The course of study is exclusively college preparatory. A tracking system for ability is used, consisting of three levels: Academic, Honors, and Advanced Placement. Advanced Placement courses are offered in English Composition & Literature, English Language & Composition, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, United States Government & Politics, United States History, Biology, European History, 2-D Art and Design, and Chemistry.
Grades are reported on quarterly reports as the unweighted, numeric average. The GPA is reported on transcripts as weighted according to the difficulty level of the course. The GPA is based on a 4.0 scale. Advanced Placement and Honors courses are given additional GPA weight.
Accreditation & Memberships
The school is accredited or recognized by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, The College Board, and by the Maryland State Department of Education and holds membership in the National Catholic Education Association and the National Association of Independent Schools.
Please check out our Academic Catalog for more information on our academic policies and curriculum by clicking its cover graphic below.
Saints Peter & Paul High School is a welcoming Catholic college preparatory school serving the Eastern Shore of Maryland since 1958.