My Graduation Plan

Healthy Living

  1. This year, I am playing Badminton and practicing martial arts to meet DPA requirements (150 mins/week of moderate to vigorous physical activity).
  2. Next year, I will continue playing badminton and practicing Martial Arts to meet DPA requirements.
  3. Other than physical activity, I will also need a concrete plan for healthy eating and stress management  in order to lead a healthy life after graduation.

Course Credits

I need 80 credits to graduate. A typical course is worth 4 credits.

  • 48 of them must be from required courses.
  • 28 of them must be from electives.
  • 16 of them must be from Grade 12 courses.

At the end of this year, I will have 32 credits.

Community Connections

  1. I need 30 hours of work/volunteer experience. To show I completed this, I must show proof in the form of a pay stub or reference letter..
  2. I can start accumulating these hours in Grade 10-12.
  3. My plan to earn work/volunteer hours is through McDonalds, or being a reading buddy at the library.
  4. I will also need to complete a reflection that includes employability skills, how I’ve benefitted, and what I’ve learned. It will be 200 typed words minimum.

Career and Life

  1. In addition to updating my resume, I will also create a financial plan and physical health plan to show that I have a plan in place after graduation.
  2. When I graduate, my current plan is to go to university. My top 3 choices are Queens, UVIC, or SFU.



  1. To prepare for the interview, I can look at the questions ahead of time. They are found on the Grad Transitions website.
  2. My interview will be with a Riverside staff member.
  1. The 3 people at Riverside who are here to help with this process are:
  • my grad transitions teacher
  • Mr. Ahmelich
  • Ms. Chittenden.

In Grade 12, I will find all the necessary documents AND submit them to the grad transitions website.

I will complete Grad Transitions 12 whenever I have English. If I have it in 1st semester, I must complete everything except the interview before the sale of Winter Ball tickets. In 2nd semester, everything except the interview must be completed before the end of April- they are encouraged to start early.

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