Summer Learning

Summer Learning

Waterloo Catholic District School Board is committed to supporting your child’s continued learning.  In July and August this year, there are a number of learning options available for elementary and secondary students that will ignite, support and challenge student toward success and preparation for the next grade. 

Find the programs listed by date and grade that best suit your child’s needs: 

Elementary

Summer International Languages

Language learning (Arabic, Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tigrigna) – remote only

Date: July 5- 30
Time: 9:00am – 11:30am
Grades: Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8
Webpage:
Summer International Languages 

Register for Summer International Languages
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Download Summer Languages Poster

Summer Reading Intervention

Registration is closed.

Early literacy support – remote only

Date: July 5-23
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Grades: Grade 1 and 2
Webpage: Summer Reading Intervention Program

Download Summer Reading Intervention Poster

Summer Boost – Literacy, Numeracy and STEM

Registration is closed.

Literacy, Numeracy and STEM – remote only

Date: July 5-23
Time: 9:00am -12:00pm
Grades:
Grade 1 to 5
Webpage: Summer Boost Program  

Summer Boost – Numeracy and STEM

Registration is closed.

Numeracy and STEM – remote only

Date: July 5-23
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm
Grades: G
rade 6 to 8
Webpage: Summer Boost Program  

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Download Summer Boost Poster

Summer Expedition – A Discovery Lens

Visual Literacy – remote only 

Date: July 5-23
Time:
9:00am – 12:00pm
Grade:
Grade 6 to 8
Webpage:
Summer Expedition – A Discovery Lens

Register for Summer Expedition
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Download Summer Expedition Poster

HeadStart to Grade 9

Preparation for Grade 9 – face to face, in-person only 

Date: August 23-26
Time: 8:30am-11:30am OR 12:00pm-3:00pm
Grade: Grade 8 going into Grade 9
Webpage: Get a HeadStart

Register for HeadStart

Register for Monsignor Doyle
Register for St. Benedict
Register for Resurrection
Register for St. David
Register for St. Mary
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Download HeadStart Poster

Secondary

Bridge to Success

HIF101 credit course – offered to Grade 8 students – remote only

Date: July 5-29
Time: 110 hours (following an online learning outline)
Grade: Grade 8 going into Grade 9
Webpage: Bridge to Success

Register for Bridge to Success

Summer Credit Courses 

Remote only

Date: July 5-29
Time: 55-hour upgrading / half credits or 110 hours full-credit secondary school Summer credit courses (following an online learning outline)
Grades: Grade 9 to Grade 12
Webpage: Summer Credit Courses

Contact your High School Guidance Department

** All program offerings are subject to change and/ or enrolment.