Academics

MICHAEL BROACH, '99
VICE PRINCIPAL OF ACADEMICS AND STUDENT SERVICES

 

"Bishop Kenny’s academic program integrates faith, culture, and academic excellence.  Our dedicated and caring faculty and staff prepare students to put their intellect, character, and personal integrity to meaningful use in school and in the future.” 

 

Bishop Kenny High School is a Cognia (formerly AdvancED) accredited institution which provides appropriate course placement and sequencing, spiritual formation, and academic rigor to prepare students for college and life.  With the support of highly qualified and dedicated educators, students strive for personal success while developing a lifelong love for learning in a safe and supportive environment rooted in the Catholic tradition. This tradition directs us to educate the whole person: Mind, Heart, and Soul.

Curriculum & Graduation Requirements
Bishop Kenny High School offers an expanded college preparatory curriculum. Twenty-eight credits are required for graduation in the following subject areas:

  • Religion - 4 credits  
  • English - 4 credits
  • Mathematics - 4 credits 
  • Social Studies - 3 credits 
  • Science (2 labs) - 3 credits 
  • World Language (same language) - 2 credits
  • Practical or Performing Arts - 1 credit
  • Health Education/Fitness - 1 credit
  • Electives - 6 credits
  • Community Service Hours - 25 hours per year
  • Cumulative GPA - 2.0+