The academic growth of Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy students is continuous and a lifelong process. We maintain the tradition of academic excellence within the Archdiocese of Miami. Therefore, regular attendance, good behavior, systematic preparation, homework and parental involvement are essential to academic success.
4 credits – Theology
4 credits – English
4 credits – Mathematics (Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II)
3 credits – Science (Biology required; Chemistry or Physics strongly recommended– 2 credits must have a lab component)
3 credits – Social Studies (World History, American History, Government, Economics required)
2 credits – World Languages (in same language)
1 credit – Physical Education (Health/Life Management required)
1 credit – Practical/Fine Arts
2 credits – Electives
Total – 24 credits
The Guidance Department’s counselors work together for the good of each and strive to meet the needs of every student, advocating for their growth and development. They provide support to our students through multiple services.
The guidance counselors provide an array of services to help meet the students’ academic and emotional needs.