Saturday, September 14, 2019

Forum for Young Canadians


A week that will change your life. Would you like to contribute to the future of your community and your country? Are you interested in decision-making and politics? Do you want to create relationships with people from different places? Forum is for you! Be a part of an incredible week behind the scenes of the world of federal politics on Parliament Hill. Make your voice heard during parliamentary simulations and develop unbreakable links with peers that share the same ideas and passions as you.
The 2020 sessions were as follows:
  • Sunday, February 9 to Friday, February 14, 2020
  • Sunday, March 1 to Friday, March 6, 2020
  • Sunday, March 22 to Friday, March 27, 2020
Application deadline: November 30, 2019 @ 5:00pm EST




Encounters with Canada




ENCOUNTERS WITH CANADA is a unique opportunity for Canadian teens to meet other young people from across the country. Spend an adventure-filled week in your nation’s capital! Check out future career options, discover your country, share your hopes and dreams. For over 35 years, EWC has delivered a rich and varied, bilingual program. To date, more than 110,000 youth have lived the EWC experience… now it’s your turn!

CHOOSE YOUR THEME

WHAT ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT?

Expand your horizons and explore the possibilities for exciting careers that you’ve never before imagined! Visit important Canadian institutions, meet famous and accomplished Canadians, develop your leadership skills and enjoy an extraordinary, bilingual experience. Select from one of 15 theme weeks. Don’t forget—first come, first served!

If $$$ is any issue, please let me know and I will do my best to assist as much as possible.

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Secondary School Leadership


The Secondary School Leadership (SSL) courses is for Grade 9-12 students who participate in school-based councils (ie, student, athletic, arts), Gay-Straight Alliances, Link Crews and/or advocacy groups/clubs/committees. 

Through a variety of leadership development sessions and workshops, students will strengthen their voice as partners in education. Individuals or students from other special interest groups are welcome to attend.  

Student groups have the opportunity to attend with a teacher advisor to help support their growth and collaboratively develop a school-specific action plan. If a teacher is unable to accompany interested groups or individuals, please just let us know and we will find one for them! For more course information go to: https://bit.ly/2N64YsI

If you are interested, come speak with Mr Pearce in Room 214


Advanced Placement INFO sessions


To all students interested in writing Advanced Placement exams in May, 2020

You are welcome to come to one of 2 information sessions this month.

#1
Friday, September 20th
11:30 am
School Library

#2
Friday, September 27th
11:30 am
Room 211

Topics to include:
exam fees & registration
deadlines
student responsibilities
exam dates

Hosted by the AP Coordinators
Mr Pearce & Mrs Normet

Friday, August 30, 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Go ENG Girl at Waterloo




Explore the exciting field of engineering! Go ENG Girl is a FREE and exciting opportunity for Grade 7 - 10 girls to visit the University of Waterloo and learn about the wonderful world of engineering. Meet women currently studying engineering, learn about some of the amazing things women engineers are doing, and participate in a cool hands-on activity.

Head over to our events page for more information

Registration is now OPEN!

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Interaction - University of Guelph

Interaction
April 24 or 25, 2019
University of Guelph

A full day conference for university-bound grade 10 and 11 students, introducing university living and learning.

For More Information
admission.uoguelph.ca/interaction