SATEC Update – Porter Dance Pak

Last modified: September 2, 2014

The team competed on April 8th at the semi-finals for the TDSB’s DARE2DANCE COMPETITION.  The dance piece was entitled DESTINATION T-DOT and the theme revolved around exploring our amazing multi-cultural city.  Although they won’t be moving on to the finals, the adjudicators were very impressed with the creativity and strong message that was communicated by…


SATEC Football on CP24

Last modified: June 2, 2014

A few of the boys from the football team were asked to be on CP24 Breakfast by the Toronto Agros this morning.  They were on for two segments while being instructed by Jim Barker (GM of the Argos) on some football fundamentals. Segment 1: Segment 2:

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STEM Education @ SATEC

Last modified: September 16, 2013

On September 10, 2013, SATEC had the privilege of hosting a research team from the UK and showcasing our school’s three focus areas of technology, environmental and computing education. SATEC was chosen as one of three schools in the TDSB to participate in a panel discussion with professors Sir John Holman and Dr. Tristram Hooley…

Stop the Stigma @ SATEC

Last modified: April 29, 2013

SATEC is again proud to host a week of events inspired by the Stop the Stigma initiative. Students and staff have been hard at work preparing activities to educate and inform teens and adults about mental health and wellness. Please read the attached letter from our principal and feel free to contact the school with…


NEW SATEC Guidance Scholarship Page

Last modified: October 22, 2013

Applying to University or College?  Looking for financial assistance?  Check out our Guidance Scholarship Information page @


SATEC Cross Country and Dance Pack News

Last modified: November 13, 2012

Dance SATEC’s Competitive Dance Team, THE PORTER DANCE PAK competed at the TDSB’s DARE2DANCE semi-finals at Monarch Park Collegiate on Tuesday, November 6th.  Each dance team was required to choreograph a dance piece based on a social justice theme.  Our dance piece entitled, TRUE COLOURS was choreographed by Jimmy Vasquez, Menilek Beyene, Zul Bayarsaikhan, and Zoe Giontsis.  The Porter Dance Pak chose…


SATEC Students Build Supercomputer with SciNet

Last modified: September 26, 2012

SATEC Students Build Supercomputer with SciNet Since the start of the year, on Thursdays after school, students at SATEC @ W. A. Porter Collegiate have met in their school’s ICT lab to build and program a supercomputer of their own. As computing grows more important — for creating the next Facebook or Google, or for designing bicycles, studying black…


TDSB’s Day of Pink @ SATEC

Last modified: June 13, 2012

The Toronto District School Board has a strong mandate against bullying and intolerance in schools and in the workplace. To further recognize and to stand up against bullying, we are marking April 11 as the International Day of Pink across the TDSB.  This day is based on the actions in 2007 of two Nova Scotia…



Last modified: June 1, 2012

Wednesday April 25, 2012 SATEC is proud to be sending two teams to compete in this amazing competition.  Last year we walked away with some awards but are looking for an amazing finish this year.  Good luck to both teams and check out their work here. F1 @ SATEC

SATEC @ W.A. PORTER C.I. Parent’s Night

Last modified: April 24, 2012

SATEC @ W.A. PORTER C.I. invites all parents and guardians to meet teachers on Thursday March 29, 2012 between 2:00PM – 4:30PM and 6:00PM to 8:00PM.  This is an opportunity for teachers to share information about student progress and discuss how parents and guardians can help support their child’s academic achievement. We will be using…