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Essex District High School
EDHS Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Information

​​​​ SHSM:

OVERALL INFORMATION: Click the links below for informational videos:

SHSM, OYAP and Cooperative Education

SHSM General

Who are they for? Grade 11 and 12 students who are:




  • Heading for an apprenticeship, training, college, university or the workplace.


  • Wanting to identify, explore and refine their career goals and make informed choices about their next steps after secondary school.


To find out about a specific Specialist High Skills Major, please click on the links below or contact the following teachers:


Arts and Culture           - Mrs. D. Shaw 

Business                        - Mr. J. Forbes

Construction                 - Mr. Kingsbury

Health and Wellness   - Mr. J. Amicarelli

Transportation and Tecnology - Mr. N. Nikolakakos

Non-Profit - Mrs. D. McAiney and Mrs. A. Lindsay



Specialist High Skills Majors Websites


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