Certificate awarded by The Ministry of education Ontario


The OSSD curriculum includes a wide range of courses in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Students who successfully complete the OSSD requirements are well-prepared for university and college education, as well as for the workplace. The curriculum is designed to challenge students and provide them with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in their future endeavors. Our faculty is experienced in delivering the OSSD curriculum and is dedicated to providing our students with an exceptional learning experience. We believe that the combination of the OSSD curriculum, our experienced faculty, and our supportive community is what sets us apart and allows our students to thrive.

Students that study at GROACADEMY are afforded the same benefits of an Ontario, Canada student. Upon graduation, students earn the globally recognized Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) which has consistently being ranked as one of the top 5 programs worldwide. The courses are designed with real-world examples, interactive media, problem sets and activities and are accessed through our innovative learning management platforms, blending effective multi-media resources with traditional in-class instruction, our courses give students the essential academic skills that they require to succeed in higher education and beyond.


  • Grade 10: 30 Months
  • Grade 11: 20 Months 
  • Grade 12: 10 Months

Students can study the Ontario Secondary School and American
Diploma courses online from any where in Africa  

Requirements To Earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

To earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), students must complete the following requirements:

1. Earn a total of 30 credits

  • 18 compulsory credits:
      • 4 credits in English (1 credit per grade)
      • 3 credits in mathematics (1 credit in grade 11 or 12)
      • 2 credits in science
      • 1 credit in Canadian history
      • 1 credit in Canadian geography
      • 1 credit in the arts
      • 1 credit in health and physical education
      • 0.5 credit in civics
      • 0.5 credit in career studies
      • 12 optional credits

2. Complete 40 hours of community involvement activities

  • These activities must be completed outside of regular school hours and may include volunteering at a non-profit organization, participating in a fundraising event, or helping out at a community event.

3. Pass the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) or complete the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course (OSSLC)


  • Students in: Year 10-12
  • SS1-SS3
  • Students who have completed IGCSE/WAEC/NECO
  • Current International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB) ,O Level,  A level Or AP students


  • Qualification recognized globally
  • The diploma is recognized in North America, UK, Canada,  Australia, Hongkong and many other countries
  • Online resources
  • The entire OSSD and USA study material can be accessed online. The 24/7 portal enables students to find relevant study material and complete his/her course with convenience.
  • Students study exactly the same curriculum as their Canadian and American counterparts so they are able to present the same OSSD (Ontario Secondary School Diploma) or American Diploma and SAT for direct entry into top Canadian and US Universities.
  • Faster that A level: instead of doing a two-year programme for A level, the programme is completed in about 9 months.
  • Lower tuition fees: tuition fees paid for the programme is much lower than the fees paid in Canadian high school for the same programme.
  • Easy Access to University: our  students complete their programme by July/August and are eligible to enter top Canadian and American Universities in September of that year
  • Special privileges from our university partners: Conditional letters of acceptance, Award scholarship, waiver of TOEFL, access to over 5,000-degree courses from Engineering to Business Studies in some of the best universities in the world.
  • Students can work while studying.
  • Students can apply for post-graduation work permit as they have a choice of remaining in Canada to work for 3 years after graduation.
  • Students who have graduated can apply for permanent residence after gaining one year of work experience in the relevant skill in Canada.
  • Visa processing: We have 100% success in visa application processed by our Canadian Immigration Expert.
  • Students who have graduated can apply for permanent residence after gaining one year of work experience in the relevant skill in Canada.


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