Are you looking for an Enrichment Opportunity?
Consider SHAD - an in tense program that focuses on academic learning through lectures, workshops, labs and group projects. Spend a month of your summer in a challenging program that takes you beyond the high school curriculum with like-minded peers. Visit shad.ca for information.
Encounters with Canada is a week long program held throughout the school year. It's an amazing chance to choose a themed week and learn more about something that interests you with young people from across Canada. Search online for more information or see Mrs. Burry.
Lester B. Pearson College of the Pacific - Pearson College UWC is a two-year pre-university school (Grade 12 and Gap Year) for up to 200 students from over 100 countries who live, study and grow together at the edge of the western world. They believe that education is a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future. Our education is transformational. Visit pearsoncollege.ca for more information.
Forum for Young Canadians - This is a non-partisan, bilingual civics education program. Over 300 participants from across Canada will have the opportunity tto go to Ottawa and meet with Senators, Members of Parliament, senior public servants, members of the national media and business leaders. It is an amazing opportunity for students to become more engaged in our political process as they examine the issues that affect our country. Visit forum.ca/the-program for more informtion.
House of Common Page - If you are planning to attend an Ottawa-area University, you should check the following website, parl.gc.ca/hocpage for information atought Parliamentary Page program.