Grade 8 to 9

Hello, graduates and families. The end of the year is fast approaching and we wanted to summarize things you should know as we head into the summer BEFORE GRADE 9!

1) Community Involvement Hours
  • All students need to complete 40 hours of community involvement to graduate.
  • Grade 8 students may start earning their hours July 1st of the summer going into grade 9.
  • The Community Involvement Brochure outlines eligible and ineligible activities.
  • The Community Involvement Completion Form is submitted to the secondary Guidance as students complete hours. Please don't wait to complete the form to submit it. As hours are attained, the form can be brought into the school and a new form attained.
2) High School Here I Come
  • Registration is open NOW! Last day to register is August 13th.
  • Parents complete the registration form on the TVDSB site (*Note: student OEN required--This is on the report card, but please don't hesitate to call Mrs. Moore-Nash for this number.)
  • Dates: August 19th-22nd from 9:00 AM-12:30 PM at all schools where there is enough interest.
3) High School MATH Here I Come
  • Registration open NOW! Parents should speak to the LST or Guidance Lead before registering.
  • The session is for students in ALL math pathways who need to build skills and confidence.
  • More information can be found on the TVDSB site.
  • Dates: Monday, July 8th - Friday, July 19th from 9:00-11:30 AM.
  • Locations: AB Lucas, Arthur Voaden, College Avenue, and Strathroy District Collegiate
Please contact Mrs. Moore-Nash if you have any questions regarding the information above.