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Dual Credit Courses, Open Houses and more!


As we start the second semester, here are some important pieces of information:

Dual Credit Opportunities coming for 2018/19 - Dual-Credit is an opportunity for interested students to take classes offered by post-secondary institutions that count as both high school credit and post-secondary credit.  More details will be available soon, but these are some possible programs:

Pre-employment - Electrician

Pre-employment - Carpentry

Pharmacy Assistant Certificate

Emergency Medical Responder

Engineering - Exploring Engineering Technologies

Engineering - Design and Civil Engineering Technologies

Introduction to the Bible


Check out these post-secondary Open House dates:

February 3 - University of Lethbridge Open House

February 9-10 - Trinity Western University preview weekend (ask about flight reimbursement; always apply for free)

February 10 - SAIT Open House  (find out what programs still have openings for Sept. 2018, apply for free during the open house)

February 10 - St. Mary’s University Open House

February 15 - Ambrose University Open House (apply for free at the open house).


Transition Event for Students with Disabilities will provide helpful information for students with disabilities and their parents.  

Hosted at Ambrose University on February 10  (11:00am - 2:00pm).

Participating schools and agencies:

Ambrose University

Athabasca University

Bow Valley College

Mount Royal University

University of Calgary

Olds College

SAIT Polytechnic

St. Mary’s University

CanLearn Society

Inclusion Alberta

Spectrum Advantage

Inclusive Post-Secondary Education (IPSE)

Spectrum Advantage—Autism Calgary

Thinking about summer?  Check out these awesome opportunities:

SAIT summer camps for grade 4-12

Prairie Summer Sports Camps and Prairie Flight Camp

RCMP Depot Youth Camp (email me for details)



Grade 11 students - You will all be going to Ambrose University for a Career Workshop on February 15. More details will be coming out shortly.


Grade 9 families - You’re invited to meet with Mrs. Foster to talk about any questions you might have as you plan for high school.


Any student (or parent) can schedule time with me at  You can also email me at


Charlene Foster

Career and Academic Counsellor

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