High School Here I Come!

Register for High School Here I Come!

Registration opens February 20, 2024 at noon!

Registration will be done through myBlueprint. See instructions below!


Get a head start on Grade 9 with two days of tips, hints and skills!

High School Here I Come! is a non-credit summer program for Grade 8 students who are starting at a TVDSB high school in September 2024. Students will be provided with a variety of learning skills and strategies designed to help them with their transition to secondary school.

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Topics that will be discussed:

  • The reality of High School
  • Academic expectations and study skills
  • Getting and staying organized
  • Getting involved in the school community
  • Literacy and Numeracy learning skills

For Summer 2024 the High School Here I Come! program will be delivered on site over two days.

Once registered, students will be scheduled to attend the program Monday, August 19 and Tuesday 20, 2024 OR  Wednesday, August 21 and Thursday 22, 2024. Parents will receive communication prior to the start of the program to let them know the dates their child is scheduled to attend.


Program Dates

Monday, August 19, 2024 and Tuesday, August 20, 2024

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily


Wednesday, August 21, 2024 and Thursday, August 22, 2024 

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily 

PLEASE NOTE: Once registration closes and students are scheduled, parents will receive communication prior to the start of the program to let them know the dates their child is scheduled to attend.


For a list of on-site locations where this program is being offered,

click on "Program Locations" under Related Links below.

General Information and Expectations

1. Students are expected to be punctual and attend both days of the program from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily. Students are not allowed to leave the school early without a permission note. When a student is absent or needs to leave early the parent/legal guardian must provide the teacher with a signed written permission note giving the reason for the absence.

2. International students who are currently required to pay International Fees to attend regular day school will also be required to pay a fee to attend the High School Here I Come! program. This fee must be paid prior to registering for this program. Fees are due by June 21, 2024. 

Summer School for International Students

3. For TVDSB students, the parent/legal guardian must ensure the home school has their current address, phone and/or cell number(s), email address and emergency contact information on file. All changes must be reported immediately to the home school. The Summer School office cannot make changes to this information.

4. TVDSB reserves the right to cancel this program if there is insufficient enrolment. The parent/legal guardian will be contacted if there is a cancellation.

5. Students are expected to adhere to the standard rules of academic integrity. Behaviour that is contrary to a positive learning environment could result in a student's removal from the program. It is recommended that students read the entire Summer School Code of Conduct

Registration Information and Forms

Registration Closes:  Wednesday August 7, 2024 at noon

How to Register

For Summer 2024, registration for High School Here I Come! will be completed through myBlueprint.

Course Selection Instructions myBlueprint (PDF)


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Contact Us

Thames Valley Alternative Secondary School - Summer Programs
G.A. Wheable Centre
70 Jacqueline Street
London, ON N5Z 3P7
Email High School Here I Come!

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