Passport to Grade 9 Transition

Office Hours

Please note that these are the office hours and not the hours for the program itself. Please see schedule section below for information on program hours.

Monday to Friday: All locations and offices - 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday nights 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Please note that you cannot sign up for ESL on Monday nights.

On Tuesday, October 17 all St. Charles schools will be closed after 11:30am. Evening classes will continue as scheduled.

On Tuesday, October 17, the St. Charles 45 Young Street location will be closed ALL DAY.
Passport to Grade 9 Schedules

Passport to Grade 9 Schedules

Monday, August 28th to Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

BISHOP RYAN Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Thursday August 31 9:00-11:30am
Monday August 28, 2017 and Tuesday August 29, 2017
Period 1 - 8:00 – 9:20
Period 2 - 9:24 – 10:39
Lunch Period 3 - 10:43 – 11:58
Period 4 - 12:02 – 1:17

BISHOP TONNOS Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Wednesday August 30, 2017 (time to be determined)
Monday August 28, 2017 and Tuesday August 29, 2017
Opening Announcements - 8:10 AM - 8:15 AM
Period 1 - 8:15 AM - 9:30 AM
Period 2 - 9:35 AM - 10:50 AM
Lunch Period 3 - 10:55 AM - 11:40 PM (45 min. lunch)
Period 4 - 11:40 PM - 12:55 PM

CARDINAL NEWMAN Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Tuesday August 29, 2017 12:00-2:00pm
Monday August 28, 2017 & Wednesday August 30, 2017
Opening Announcements - 8:00 AM - 8:05 AM
Period 1 - 8:05 AM - 9:20 AM
Period 2 - 9:23 AM - 10:38 AM
Lunch Period 3 - 10:41 AM - 11:56 AM
Period 4 - 11:58 AM - 1:13 PM

CATHEDRAL Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Wednesday August 30, 2017 (time to be determined)
Monday August 28, 2017 and Tuesday August 29, 2017
Opening Announcements - 8:25 AM - 8:30 AM
Period 1 - 8:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Period 2 - 9:55 AM - 11:10 AM
Lunch Period 3 - 11:10 AM - 11:55 PM
Period 4 - 11:55 PM - 1:10 PM

ST. JEAN DE BREBEUF Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Wednesday August 30, 2017 11:00-1:00
DATES: Tuesday August 29, 2017 and Wednesday August 30, 2017
WARNING BELL - 8:10 a.m.
Period 1 - 8:15 AM - 9:35 AM (Including Opening Announcements)
Period 2 - 9:37 AM - 10:53 AM
Lunch Period 3 - 10:55 AM - 12:11 PM
Period 4 - 12:13 PM - 1:29 PM

ST. MARY Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Wednesday August 30, 2017 (9:45-12:30)
Passport to Grade 9:
Monday August 28, 2017 and Tuesday August 29, 2017
Opening Announcements - 8:30 AM - 8:35 AM
Period 1 - 8:35 AM - 9:50 AM
Period 2 - 9:55 AM - 11:10 AM
Lunch Period 3a - 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Period 3b - 12:03 PM - 1:18 PM

ST. THOMAS MORE Catholic Secondary School
Grade 9 Orientation Day (school run): Thursday August 31 (times to be determined)
Monday August 28, 2017 and Tuesday August 29, 2017
Opening Announcements - 8:20 AM - 8:25 AM
Period 1 - 8:25 AM - 9:40 AM
Period 2 - 9:42 AM - 10:57 AM
Lunch Period 3 - 10:59 AM - 12:14 PM
Period 4 - 12:16 PM - 1:31 PM

For more information go to: http://stcharles.ca/youths/passpor ...

Program Description

Program Description

This program prepares students to have a seamless and less stressed transition to high school. The PASSPORT TO GRADE 9 Transition Program is a fully interactive program taught in a high school with an emphasis on providing a snapshot of the Grade 9 secondary experience. It is taught by high school teachers and focuses on preparing the students for the major differences between their elementary experience and their upcoming high school journey.

The program addresses a variety of topics including: the distinctiveness of Catholic Schools and integration of the Ontario Catholic Graduate Expectations; the development of Learning Skills and Work Habits; Educational Pathways and Career Planning; Health and Wellness; the values of Teamwork and Collaboration; Orientation to their Secondary School.

Who May Apply

For students who have successfully completed Grade 8 and will be entering Grade 9

How To Register

Contact your home school teacher for registration forms or print the STUDENT APPLICATION above

Completed forms must returned to the home school teacher no later than June 10, 2016

For more information, please call St. Charles Continuing Education at 905.577.0555 press 1

Schedule and Locations

Locations & Times:

August 28-30, 2017

The Secondary School’s regular bell schedule (see flyer) is utilized so as to prepare students for their September morning transition. Period 5 of the regular bell schedule will not be utilized for the Passport to Grade 9 Program. ORIENTATION DAY: Each Secondary School will have a summer mailing as to the schedule of their Orientation Day

BISHOP RYAN Catholic Secondary School
BISHOP TONNOS Catholic Secondary School
CARDINAL NEWMAN Catholic Secondary School
CATHEDRAL HIGH SCHOOL
ST. JEAN DE BREBEUF Catholic Secondary School
ST. MARY Catholic Secondary School
ST. THOMAS MORE Catholic Secondary School

Fees

Free