On behalf of Continuing Education, we would like to share a reminder that registration will close on Tuesday, May 31 at 11:59 p.m. for the following programs.

Learn more about continuing education summer programs here.

Reach Ahead CREDIT Program

Current 8th graders moving on to 9th grade can earn half or full credit before starting high school. We offer civics and career education to all Grade 8 students who will be moving to Grade 9 in the fall. These open-level half courses can be taken individually (9 days) or in combination (18 days). This is the only credit program available for students entering before Grade 9. These courses will be offered online.

Learn more at www.hwdsb.on.ca/cce/reach-ahead/


Literacy and Numeracy Skills Development Summer Programs

Non-credit programs are offered to students currently in grades 6-7 (elementary) and grades 8-12 (secondary). The purpose of these programs is to enrich and develop literacy and numeracy skills. In 2022, we are excited to offer a variety of programs, some in-person and some online, including:

  • Skill Builder Literacy Programs (Fully Online)
  • Skill Builder Math Programs (Fully Online)
  • Fractions Program (fully online)
  • Art and Literacy (in-person and online options available)
  • Coding and Literacy (or Numeracy) (Fully Online)
  • Basketball and Literacy (in person)
  • Soccer and Literacy (in person)

The online programs include a two-hour real-time/synchronous online lesson each day and fun activities that students can complete beyond the lesson time. In-person programs last three hours.

Learn more at www.hwdsb.on.ca/cce/summer/summer-non-credit/


Summer ESL Literacy Program

We encourage English language learners – who are at 3/CO level or below – in grades 6-12 to take part in this program. These courses take place from Monday to Friday from July 5 to 28, 2022.

In-person programs are offered at Bernie Custis, Nora Henderson and Sir Allan MacNab High Schools. Registration for this program is completed by English as a Second Language (ESL) teaching staff and school administrators.. Please contact your student’s ESL teacher to register!

For more information visit www.hwdsb.on.ca/cce/esl-literacy/

Updated on Monday, May 30, 2022.