Grades 8-12 Overview

The Senior School offers each student a personalized, dynamic educational experience, preparing students to successfully pursue their postsecondary path of choice. As a member school in Global Online Academy, and with our signature Global Studies Diploma and Outdoor Environmental Education programs, students have the opportunity to become citizens of the world and stewards of their local communities.

  • Course timetables are personalized for every student, with individual course planning and annual review sessions. The Program of Studies Guide is published in January and outlines academic programs for the following year. 
  • Advanced Placement courses (16-19 per year) offer exceptional university preparation, as recognized by the U.S. College Board.
  • Global Studies Diploma Program; member school of Global Online Academy
  • Our University and Career Counselling Centre, with two full-time counsellors, hosts university fairs and numerous parent sessions each year. Our Work Experience Program offers senior students  short-term career experiences in their field of choice during holiday and summer breaks.   
  • STEM and language competitions, such as DELF and DELE language exams, complement class learning.  
  • Our Outdoor Environmental Education program, which includes a full-year grade 10 Wilderness Pursuits program, integrates social studies curriculum in experiential, practical ways.
  • Our comprehensive student-led service program offers volunteer opportunities at every level, from local outreach events to international service trips. 
  • Our competitive athletics program includes junior and senior varsity teams in cross country, swimming, volleyball, basketball, soccer, golf, tennis, and track and field.
  • Our fine and performing arts department offers a range of programs, including visual arts, theatre arts and music (choir, band and strings).
  • Over 20 clubs offerings include First Responders (medical emergency training), debate, Model United Nations, public speaking, photography and theatre.   
  • Multiple leadership opportunities, including leadership retreats and school councils (arts, athletics, service, spirit) are open to all students.   
  • Parent involvement in encouraged, with parent-teacher conferences, parent education workshops, grade socials and volunteer opportunities throughout the year.