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:
Bow Valley College
Mount Royal University
University of Calgary
St. Mary’s University
Inclusive Post-Secondary Education (IPSE)
Spectrum Advantage—Autism Calgary
Thinking about summer? Check out these awesome opportunities:
SAIT summer camps for grade 4-12
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.
Career and Academic Counsellor