Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School is an independent Catholic High School governed by a Board of Trustees and staffed by the Franciscan Friars of Holy Name Province and dedicated laymen and women. The school is accredited by the Board of Regents of the State of New York and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School requires 24.5 credits to graduate. Students can earn a Regents Diploma, a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation or a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation with Honors. The core academic courses follow the New York State Education Department’s syllabus for commencement level standards and assessments. The Advanced Placement and College Level courses require additional academic preparation and rigor.