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Excel Program

 

The Excel Program challenges highly motivated, creative achievers. Students are encouraged to use higher level thinking processes, develop a positive self-concept, work both independently and cooperatively, and develop the confidence to respond orally and in writing with originality and creativity.

 

The Grade 10 Excel courses offered are English/Social Studies and Math/Science. Students may apply for acceptance into the English/ Social Studies section, the Math/Science section or both sections.

 

The Grade 11 Excel courses offered are English/Social Studies and Math/Physics. Students may apply for acceptance into the English/ Social Studies section, the Math/Physics section or both sections. The Grade 11 students’ work may be accelerated to better prepare them for Grade 12. Some examples are:

Math 11 may be accelerated to include topics from Math 12 which will allow the writing of the AP (Advanced Placement or First-year College Level) Calculus exam in Grade 12.

Socials 11 may include mapping skills that are used in Geography 12.

English 11 may include topics and strategies from Literature 12.

 

For more information please contact Ms. Alison Keple, Vice Principal,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.