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Junior High School

The Junior High School Program is designed for students in Grades 7 or 8 and is structured to provide an enriched learning environment that focuses on mastering the skills needed to succeed in high-school. This is done by teaching advanced curriculum that properly prepares students for the transition to high-school.


Students will spend a significant portion of their day in English language classes with the remainder of the day allocated to General Studies. Particular attention will be spent on the core subjects of Math, Science, and Computers.This schedule is made to properly prepare them for high-school.


Students will also participate in enriched extra-curricular activities such as:

  • Youth in Engineering and Science (SciTech workshop)
  • Chess Scenerios and Strategies
  • English Language Arts and Literacy
  • Visual and Cyber Arts
  • Brain Quest
  • Encyclopedic Knowledge for Kids
  • Robotics Competition
  • Gymnastics/Judo
  • Math Contest
  • Science-fair at Provincial level
Features
  • 100% High School Acceptance
  • Get a head-start on high school
  • Emphasis on advanced English
  • Enriched course content
  • Extended school hours and after school programs
  • Ministry of Education approved courses
  • Extensive Extra-curricular Activities
  • Safer environment and more accepting of unique qualities
  • Students can catch-up easily if they are behind
  • Sport Competitions!
  • Personalized Education Plans for each student!
Sample School Schedule

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday/Sunday

9:00 -10:00

English

English

English

English

English

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

10:05-11:00

English

English

English

English

English

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

11:00-11:30

Snack/Break time

Snack/Break time

Snack/Break time

Snack/Break time

Snack/Break time

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

11:30-12:25

History

English

History

English

Geography

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

12:30-1:30

English

Computers

English

Computers

English

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

1:30-2:15

Hot Lunch

Hot Lunch

Hot Lunch

Hot Lunch

Hot Lunch

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

2:15-3:00

Gym

Chemistry

Gym

Gym

Gym

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

3:05-3:50

Physics

Gym

Physics

Chemistry

Biology

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

3:50-4:30

Hot Meal

Hot Meal

Hot Meal

Hot Meal

Hot Meal

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

4:30-5:00

Homework Club

Homework Club

Homework Club

Homework Club

Homework Club

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays

5:00-5:45

English Plus

Music

Art

Robotics

Cyber Arts

Field Trip/Smart Saturdays


Start Dates

September 6th, November 14th, January 23rd, April 2nd.


*Different start dates can be accommodated with advance notice.

 

**Please refer to the Fees Page for a complete list of fees.

 

 


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