Focus on Youth Toronto – 2018 Summer Employment Program

Last modified: February 21, 2018

Focus on Youth Toronto (FOYT) will hire secondary students registered in a Toronto District School Board school for summer employment. Students will be employed as summer camp counsellors in support of community summer programs. The FOYT summer employment program runs from July 3 to August 10, 2018, with an additional three days for training in June. TDSB…

February is Course Selection Month

Last modified: February 23, 2018

Course Selection Assemblies It’s that time of the year again, when students look beyond this school year and select the courses they wish to take in 2018-2019. To assist students in making informed decisions, our guidance team will be conducting a series of grade specific assemblies on February 12, 13 and 14. All assemblies will take place…

Two Credit Summer Cooperative Education Program

Last modified: January 30, 2018

Are you a current TDSB student interested in earning credits while gaining work experience?  Consider Summer School Cooperative Education. Summer School Co-op provides you with the opportunity to: explore a career develop marketable skills gain work experience and references bridge the gap between school and work or school and post-secondary education earn two credits Sample…

OSAP Applications Now Open

Last modified: January 30, 2018

Parents: There is financial help for students attending university and college in 2018-19 Is your child making plans to attend college or university next fall? Visit Ontario.ca/OSAP to see what financial aid is available to help pay for tuition and other expenses. This year, about one-third of students attending college or university full-time are receiving…

2018-19 Minister’s Student Advisory Council (MSAC)

Last modified: December 19, 2017

Wanted: Students in Grades 7-12! MSAC is a group of 60 students from publicly funded schools all across Ontario who share their ideas and advice with the Minister of Education. The council celebrates diversity and seeks all perspectives and experiences. This is a great opportunity for students who wish to increase their leadership potential. You…

Semester 2 Night School Registration

Last modified: December 8, 2017

The TDSB 2017-2018 Night School Course Listings for Semester 2 are Available If you are a grade 12 student and you need an additional credit to graduate or a prerequisite course for your post-secondary program, please consult the available Continuing Education course listings and make an appointment to see your guidance counsellor. Your guidance To…

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…

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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