High School Summer Courses

Grade 9 - 12

HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER COURSE

Continuing education throughout some of the summer is consistently beneficial to students retaining the knowledge and skills that are acquired throughout the year, and well as to students fulfilling their academic pathways. The credits offered in the summer term at St-Laurent Academy are chosen to complement the courses offered in our standard academic year. As such, summer credits are only offered in the summer term. There are options ranging from assisting students who are transitioning into high school to students transitioning into University.

When: July 2nd - July 26th, 2024

Time: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cost: $1500 per course, includes bi-weekly field trips

Deadline to Register: Complete and submit the form linked below with payment in full by Friday, May 31, 2024



GLS1O - Learning Strategies for Success in Secondary School

Grade 8 (moving to Grade 9) to Grade 12 - A course all students entering high school should take!

This course focuses on learning strategies to help you become a better, more independent learner. You will learn how to develop and apply literacy and numeracy skills, personal management skills, and interpersonal and teamwork skills to improve your learning and achievement in school, the workplace, and the community. The course helps you build confidence and motivation to pursue opportunities for success in secondary school and beyond.

When: July 2nd - July 26th, 2024

Time: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cost: $1500 per course, includes bi-weekly field trips

Deadline to Register: Complete and submit the form linked below with payment in full by Friday, May 31, 2024



LWSBD - Spanish

Grade 10 to 12 - Let's Get Ready to Travel!

This course provides opportunities for students to begin to develop and apply skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in the language of study. Students will communicate and interact in structured activities, with a focus on matters of personal interest and familiar topics, and will read and write simple texts in the language. Throughout the course, students will acquire an understanding and appreciation of diverse communities in regions of the world where the language is spoken. They will also develop skills necessary for lifelong language learning.

When: July 2nd - July 26th, 2024

Time: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cost: $1500 per course, includes bi-weekly field trips

Deadline to Register: Complete and submit the form linked below with payment in full by Friday, May 31, 2024



BDI3C - Entrepreneurship

Grade 10 to 12 - Make your ideas a reality!

This course focuses on ways in which entrepreneurs recognize opportunities, generate ideas, and organize resources to plan successful ventures that enable them to achieve their goals. You will create a venture plan for a school-based or student-run business. Through hands-on experiences, you will have opportunities to develop the values, traits, and skills most often associated with successful entrepreneurs.

When: July 2nd - July 26th, 2024

Time: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 3:00pm

Cost: $1500 per course, includes bi-weekly field trips

Deadline to Register: Complete and submit the form linked below with payment in full by Friday, May 31, 2024




SES4U - Earth and Space Science

Grade 11 to 12 - The final frontier!

Prerequisite: SNC2D - Grade 10 Science

This course develops your understanding of Earth and its place in the universe. You will investigate the properties of and forces in the universe and solar system and analyze techniques scientists use to generate knowledge about them. You will closely examine the materials of Earth, its internal and surgical processes, and it's geological history, and will learn how Earth's systems interact and how they have changed over time. Throughout the course, you will learn how these forces, processes, and materials affect your daily life. The course draws on biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics in its consideration of geological and astronomical processes that can be observed directly or inferred from other evidence.