Register today for Summer School 2024

It’s time to register for Summer School 2024 at the Ottawa Catholic School Board! Our Reach Ahead courses are open to all learners from all school boards; you don’t have to be an OCSB student to take advantage of these exciting summer learning opportunities. 

The deadline to register is June 20, 2024, by 5:00 pm

Please Note: Different deadlines apply to Credit Recovery and SHSM Cooperative Education.

Reach Ahead Courses

Earn a full credit towards your high school diploma this summer. We offer a variety of teacher-supported Grade 9-12 Reach Ahead courses via Blended or E-Learning courses.

Blended Course

The course will be taught through synchronous (in-person teaching) and mandatory virtual synchronous instruction.

E-Learning Course

The course is taught in an asynchronous format (flexible, independent online learning) instruction.

We also offer the “Conversational English & Literacy Skills Development course” for students entering Grades 9-12. Students will have many fun interactive opportunities to engage in everyday social English activities, play games, engage with different forms of media and practice English.

Dates and Hours: July 3 – July 24, 2024, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Credit Recovery Achievement Centre

The Credit Recovery Achievement Centre program enables students to recover one full course credit, and it is recommended that students have obtained a minimum standing of 30% in the original course. Students must be recommended by their home school Credit Recovery Team to participate in Summer Credit Recovery. Courses may be recovered in Grades 9 and 10. This program is only offered in-person.

Dates and Hours: July 4 – July 17, 2024, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Skills Builder Programs (English Numeracy & Literacy Support or Core French Literacy Support)

The Skills Builder programs are support programs for students presently achieving at level 2 or lower. In the English Numeracy & Literacy Skills Builder program, students will receive encouragement, confidence building and daily support to improve reading, writing, numeracy, study, and organizational skills. In the Core French Literacy Support program, students will receive intensive French language skill development focusing on reading, writing and speaking. These programs are organized for students currently in Grades 6, 7 or 8.

Dates and Hours: July 4 – July 24, 2024, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM), Cooperative Education

Cooperative Education allows students to earn secondary school credits while completing work placements in the community. This program is offered to Grade 11 students registered in a Specialist High Skills Major program. It provides timetable flexibility for those students unable to complete the two required Cooperative Education credits during the regular school year.

Dates: July 3 – August 14, 2024

Indigenous Summer Program

Indigenous students will have the opportunity to earn a Reach-Ahead credit, or recover some credits, with the Indigenous Summer Program. Students will meet curriculum expectations in a variety of ways, including: land-based learning, cultural teachings, experiential learning, field trips, arts and crafts, through elder teachings and so much more!

Dates and Hours: July 3 – July 24, 2024, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

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