High School Here I Come

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

High School Here I Come! is a summer program for Grade 8 students who are starting at a Thames Valley District School Board high school in September. Students will be provided with a variety of learning skills and strategies designed to help them with their transition to secondary school. Grade 9 English and Math curriculum will be introduced with a focus on enhancing skills in these areas.

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

Program Dates:

Monday August 20th, 2018 to Thursday August 23rd, 2018 from 9:00 a.m.to 12:30 p.m. daily.

Registration Information and Forms:

Registration opens: Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Registration closing date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018

How to Register:

Register Online


Print, complete and sign the Registration Form. 
Submit the signed registration form by one of the following options:

  • Scan and send by email to: hshic@tvdsb.ca
  • Drop off in person at G.A. Wheable Centre (Student Services) located at 70 Jaqueline St, London, ON


Contact Us:

Thames Valley Alternative Secondary School - Summer Programs
G.A. Wheable Centre
70 Jacqueline Street
London, ON N5Z 3P7
Phone: 519-452-2000 ext. 69701
Email High School Here I Come!

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