Academic Profile
Graduation Requirements: (not Valedictory Service) at least 5 Subjects from Subjects Pursued

Subjects Taught 
  • Mathematics 
  • English 
  • Information Skills 
  • Integrated Science 
  • Biology 
  • Human & Social Biology 
  • Social Studies
  • History
  • Geography
  • Spanish
  • Information Technology
  • Information Skills
  • Visual Arts
  • Religious Education
  • Principles of Business
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Business Basics
  • Book-Keeping
  • Home and Family
  • HFLE

Vocational Subjects
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Electrical Installation
  • Technical Drawing
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Home Management
  • Cosmetology
  • Information Technology
  • Electronic Document Preparation 

School Grades/Grading Scale:
A = 100-90%
B = 89-80%
C = 79-70%
D = 69-60%
F = below 60%

Work Experience Program
All fourth/fifth form students are required to complete two weeks (? hours Work Experience prior to graduation. Transfer students have their hour requirements adjusted accordingly).

Principal Honour Rolls:


Academic Teams

Percentage of Petersfield High Students Involved in Extra-Curricular Activities:

Number of Students on Roll
Number of Boys on Roll
Number of Girls on Roll

Number of Teachers on Staff
Ratio of Teacher to Student: ?:? 
 Year 1 (1st Form)

Courses: Mathematics, English A, English B (Literature), Library Skills, Spanish, Social Studies, Music, Physical Education, General Science, Guidance, Resource and Technology, Religious Education, Food and Nutrition and Visual Arts.

Year 2 (2nd Form)

Courses: Mathematics, English A, English B (Literature), Library Skills, Spanish, Social Studies, Physical Education, History, General Science, Guidance, Information Technology, Business Basics and Visual Arts

Year 3 (3rd Form)

Courses: Mathematics, English A, English B (Literature), History, Social Studies, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Guidance, Information Technology, Geography, Business Basics, Technical Drawing, Spanish and Visual Arts.

CXC Courses (4th – 5th Form)

Core Courses: English A (English Language), Mathematics,

Optional Courses: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Human & Social Biology, Integrated Science, Economics, Principles of Accounts, Principles of Business, EDPM, Information Technology, Electrical Technology, Geography, Technical Drawing, Auto mechanics, Building Technology, English B (English Literature), History, Spanish, Social Studies, Visual Arts, Office Administration (OA).

Students who have passed CXC Math or English A (English Language) upon reaching 5th Form have the option of sitting Advance Math or Communication Studies respectively.

Cape Courses (6th Form)

Core Courses: Communication Studies, Caribbean Studies

Pool I: Accounts, Economics, Management of Business

Pool II : Chemistry, Physics, Pure Mathematics

Pool II: Law, History, Sociology, French