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​Please click the following link Mental Health & Well-being Resources​ ​to access resources for students, parents and staff.


OSSLT March 27th - Grade 10 Students
​All grade 10 students in Ontario are required to write the OSSLT (Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test) as a requirement for graduation.  The test is March 27th (no other day until the following year).  General Amherst is offering help sessions to those students who are interested.  Please click the link for information on the available sessions. 
OSSLT March 27th - Grade 10 Students

​All grade 10 students in Ontario are required to write the OSSLT (Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test) as a requirement for graduation.  The test is March 27th (no other day until the following year).  General Amherst is offering help sessions to those students who are interested.  Please click the link for information on the available sessions. 

Date 

Topic 

Support for specific writers (Classroom Period) 

Support for all Students (Location) 

February 20th 

Paragraph Writing (Short Writing, Open Response) 

 

All Period 1 Classes 

February 22nd  

Multiple choice decoding and strategies 

Period 3 & 4 Classes 

Lunchtime - Library 

February 27th 

Paragraph Writing (Short Writing, Open Response) 

 

All Period 2 Classes 

March 1st 

Open Response short paragraph writing  

Period 3 Class 

Lunchtime - Library 

March 6th 

Paragraph Writing (Short Writing, Open Response) 

 

All Period 3 Classes 

March 7th  

Long Writing (Multiple Paragraphs) 

Period 1 Class 

Lunchtime - Library 

March 20th  

Paragraph Writing (Short Writing, Open Response) 

  

All Period 4 Classes 

March 21st 

News Report Writing 

Period 2 Class 

Lunchtime - Library 

March 27th  

OSSLT Test Day – Begins at 8:25am 

 

Please encourage your child to attend the lunchtime workshops.  All are welcome.  

If you have any questions, please contact the school at 519-736-2149.​

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Mar
27
Grade 10 OSSLT
All Day
Apr
04
Parent/Council Meeting
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Apr
06
GECPIC PLUS
09:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Apr
11
Cannabis Presentation
09:45 AM - 01:00 PM
Apr
16
Semester 2 MidPoint
All Day
Apr
18
Pep Rally/Run for Rocky
09:45 AM - 02:20 PM
Apr
19
Good Friday - No School
All Day
Apr
22
Easter Monday - No School
All Day
Apr
25
Semester 2 Mid-Term Reports go home
All Day
Apr
25
Semi-Formal
07:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Apr
26
Professional Development Day - No School
All Day
May
03
GECDSB Special Olympics Night of Champions
05:30 PM - 09:30 PM
May
10
Prom
06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
May
20
Victoria Day - No School
All Day
Jun
05
Grade 9 Math EQAO
Multi Day
Jun
20
Last Day of Classes
All Day
Jun
21
Exam Day
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jun
24
Exam Day
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jun
25
Exam Day
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jun
26
Exam Day
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jun
27
Exam Day
08:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jun
27
Graduation
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
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