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Co-Operative Education
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2017 SUMMER SCHOOL
Co-Operative Education - Available to students 16 years of age and older

Summer Co-Operative Opportunities
Students entering Grade 11 or 12 in September 2012 will be eligible to participate in summer co-op programs.  Cooperative Education is a planned learning experience.  Students earn credits towards an OSSD.  The program integrates classroom theory with learning experiences in the community.  Students are able to apply, expand and refine knowledge and skills acquired through a related curriculum course.  These experiences assist students in exploring and preparing for future careers and in making a successful transition to post-secondary education, apprenticeship or the workplace.

PLEASE NOTE:  Summer co-op teachers will find all placements for students.  Courses will run based on sufficient number of registrations.  Summer Co-op registration, start and end dates differ from all other summer credit course.

Please note:  Students do not need to use their YCDSB Google account to access forms.
Click on link below for more information.
Summer School Cooperative Education
AT A GLANCE

2 Credit
May 13 – August 4, 2017
at St. Elizabeth CHS
2 Credit
May 10 – August 4, 2017
at Dr. Bette Stephenson Centre for Learning
CANDIDATES - priority will be given to current Gr. 11 SHSM students
1.  Current Grade 11 SHSM students
2.  Grade 11 or 12 students
3.  Current Grade 10 SHSM students (space allowing)
  • SHS students in: Health and Wellness and  Business
APPLICATIONS
March 28 - April 21, 2017
online via Google Form & paper application

March 9 - 24, 2017
online via Google Form & paper application
INTERVIEWS           

Summer Co-op teachers will contact students to arrange interviews.   
             
     


  • April 27 - May 2, 2017
  • Catholic Education Centre, 320 Bloomington Rd., W., Aurora
  • 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Students must bring Summer Co-op Application with all required signatures.                               
  • Mon., April 10, 2017
  • 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • CLL Newmarket, 300 Harry Wlaker Parkway South, Newmarket
  • Room 105

  • Tues., April 11, 2017
  • 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • Catholic Education Centre, 320 Bloomington Rd., W., Aurora
  • Room 301

  • Wed., April 12, 2017
  • 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • CLL Newmarket, 300 Harry Wlaker Parkway South, Newmarket
  • Room 104

  • Students will be contacted individually regarding second interviews on: April 18 - 20 at Mackenzie Health RH Hospital, 10 Trench St. Richmond Hill
Mackenzie Health Orientation
Mandatory
  • N/A
  • June 29, 2017
  • Time TDB
PRE-PLACEMENT
Mandatory Sessions
Saturday, May 13 and June 3, 2017
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
4:00 pm - 8: 00 pm
at St. Elizabeth CHS

Face-to-face pre-placement classes:
Wed., May 10, May 24, June 28, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
at Dr. Bette Stephenson Centre for Learning

Online blended Learning pre-placement:
Wed., May 17, June 7, June 15, 2017  

PLACEMENT
Summer co-op teachers will arrange placements for students
  • July 3 -  August 4, 2017
  • at Placement and St. Elizabeth CHS for integration dates
  • July 5 - August 4, 2017
  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (hours may vary depending on the placement)
  • at Mackenzie Health RH Hospital

  • Integration classes at Dr. Bette Stephenson Centre for Learning
  • Tues., July 4
  • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Wed., July 12 and Fri., July 29, 2017
  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
PLACEMENT Requirement for entry
  • Vaires
  • MMR & TB TEST
  • Police Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Above paperwork to be submitted by June 29, 2016
Mackenzie Health
Volunteer Assignment
Mandatory
  • N/A
  • TBD

   PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

CO-Operative Education

Co-Operative Education is a planned learning experience.  Students earn credits towards an OSSD.  The program integrates classroom theory with learning experiences in the community.  Students are able to apply, expand and refine knowledg and skills acquired through a related curriculum course.  These experiences assist students in exploring and preparing for future careers and in making a successful transition to post-secondary apprenticeship or the workplace.  Students enrolled in Co-Op will be interviewed by the teacher in charge and a suitable placement will be arranged by the teacher.  Please note that this course will run only if there are sufficient applicants and that there will be classes scheduled prior to the start date of the placement.


OTHER CREDITS
Reaching Up Credits
Grade 8 Learning Strategies      (GLS 101)
  • available to current grade 8 students.  This credit program allows students in grade 8 to earn 1 high school credit.  The program is scheduled for a minimum of 90 hours (30 weeks) once a week from 6:00 pm-9:15 pm from Sept to June.
  • PLEASE NOTE:  Students currently identified through the IPRC process, who are receiving special programming, are not eligible to enroll, a GLE course will be part of their grade 9 compulsory courses.
Grade 8 International Language Program (IL)
  • available to current grade 8 students. This credit program allows students in grade 8 to earn 1 high school credit. IL credit programs are scheduled for a minimum of 90 hours (27 weeks) Saturdays only from 8:45 am-12:30 pm Sept to May
Secondary Credits
  • Grade 11-12 Acceleration Courses available to current grade 9-12 students.  Accelerated credit programs are scheduled for a minimum of 110 hours (31 classes) ,twice a week from 6:10 pm-9:45 pm., during the Fall Semester 1 (Sept to Jan)  & Winter Semester 2 (Feb to June)
  • Grade 9-12 International Language Program offered to students in grade 9-12.  IL credit programs are scheduled for a minimum of 110 hours, Saturdays from 8:45 am-12:45 pm (Sept - May) or Evenings - 2 nights a week  - 6:10 pm to 9:45 pm. Offered at all Night School locations