StAR Internship at SickKids Hospital

Last modified: November 23, 2017

Manulife Kids Science is now accepting applications for the 2018 Student Advancement in Research (StAR) Internship at SickKids! The StAR Program is for high school students of Black or Indigenous (First Nation, Inuk, Metis) heritage to observe and participate in cutting-edge research currently underway at SickKids. It is a six-week paid internship, where students are…

Ontario University Application “PIN” Numbers

Last modified: November 22, 2017

Applying to University for the 2018-19 Year? If you are a grade 12 student who is planning on applying to university, you will need an application access code (PIN). The Ontario University Application Centre has sent PIN numbers to us to distribute to our grade 12 university bound students. If you have not yet received…

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Media Arts Program: “Film in a Day” TIFF Workshop

Last modified: November 16, 2017

On Friday November 10th, Ms. Chantziaras’ Grade 10 Media Arts students participated in the “Film in a Day” workshop at the Toronto International Film Festival Bell Lightbox. Students worked collaboratively as a group to write, pitch and shoot a short film. Through hands on experience, students learned about script writing, directing and the audio and…

Full Disclosure for Semester 1 Marks is November 30/17

Last modified: November 15, 2017

An important reminder to Grade 12 students: November 30 is the last day to drop a course and not have that course mark appear on your transcript.  Please plan ahead to avoid disappointment.

Guidance Lab Thursdays

Last modified: November 15, 2017

Guidance Lab Thursdays – Room 101 Every Thursday in November* & December from 11:45 am to 12:35 pm, guidance counsellors will be available to help grade 12 students with their university, college and/or scholarship applications. *starting November 23rd    

All are invited to the SATEC@Porter Post-Secondary Information Fair

Last modified: November 9, 2017

Each year at this time, our senior students contemplate their future, and decide upon which educational pathway to pursue to reach their occupational goals. We know student stress levels increase when this process only begins in grade 12. For this reason, we invite all parents and students from grades 9 to 12 to the SATEC@…

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Ms. Hodgson’s Dramatic Arts Program: Dance Workshop

Last modified: November 6, 2017

  This week Ms. Hodgson’s dramatic arts classes hosted two special SATEC Performing Arts alumni, Sweet Marie Cunanan & Jimmy Vasquez Gonzalez. Sweet and Jimmy ran a high-energy hip-hop dance workshop for our amazing dramatic arts students.     “Dance and drama share techniques in preparation and presentation, and require interpretive and movement skills.”   …

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Dia del los Muertos, (Day of the Dead) Visual Art Guest Artists & Workshop

Last modified: November 5, 2017

Dia del los Muertos, (Day of the Dead) Visual Artists Workshop On Thursday, November 3rd, Ms. Massacar’s Grade 10 Visual Arts class hosted Mexican artists Elizabeth Jackson and Steve Loretta from the Harbourfront Centre Arts Program, for a hands-on workshop with sugar skull makeup and sugar skull art. Day of the dead is celebrated in…

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Orange Day Ribbon Initiative and Performance

Last modified: November 4, 2017

Thank you to Ms. Hodgson, Ms. Kulendran and the Grade 11 dramatic arts students, in the setup of our school wide Orange T-shirt Day ribbon initiative on September 29th.  The grade 11 dramatic arts students presented an original choreographed piece titled: NOT FORGOTTEN. This beautiful dramatic arts prerecorded piece was displayed in the front foyer to…

Focus ! Climate Change Student Video Contest

Last modified: November 4, 2017

Calling all aspiring student videographers and filmmakers.  The Kimberley Foundation is looking for your creativity, your inspiration, and your video-making skills to spread the word about climate change and its impact on our world. Help inspire others to live sustainably and win great prizes! The video contest is open to all students in Grade 8-12. The…