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Summer School

The Upper Grand District School Board is once again offering an extensive selection of courses this summer for students. There are several summer school program options:

* Please note: students may only register for one summer school program and we do not offer “reach-ahead” credits for students currently finishing grade 8.

Full Credit

Complete Summer School information will be available on our website and at High School Guidance offices in early May 2018.

Summer School offers a selection of Secondary Credit Courses from Grade 9-12.

Locations: Centennial CVI, Guelph
Dates: New Credit programs will run July 4- July 27 & Credit Recovery programs will run July 4- July 13
Time: 8:30am – 2:45pm daily

Remedial Grade 7 & 8 English and Mathematics is offered from July 9 – July 20, 2018. Information will be available at your child’s school in early May.

Please note that classes will only run with sufficient enrolment.  Students will only be contacted if classes are not running.

Please call the Summer School Office for any inquiries 519-822-1426.


Summer Co-op programs integrate classroom theory, some online work and practical experience in the workplace. All students can benefit from a co-op experience regardless of the post-secondary destination of choice. Students earn two high school credits by participating in this program.  This program is intended for Upper Grand or Wellington Catholic students, at least 14 years of age, who have completed the grade 10 Careers course or a course linked to desired area of work.  Please find more information on our

To register, students need to do the following (also, see our Summer School Co-op Registration Help Sheet for some tips):

Dual Credit – Conestoga College

Dual Credits are college courses that count on both your secondary school diploma as well as a college program. This summer, in partnership with Conestoga College, we will be offering courses at the Doon Campus. Course details will be published following March Break – please check back.

There will be a limited number of spots in each of the courses (on a first come, first registered basis), and they are only open to students 16 years of age or older from Upper Grand DSB or Wellington Catholic DSB.  Transportation will be provided for accepted students from locations across the Boards.  To register, complete the following form and bring it to Guidance at your home school, to be forwarded to Continuing Education.

Study Abroad Opportunities

Secondary school students have the opportunity to earn Ontario high school credits while travelling abroad. For further information, please click the image below

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Literacy/Numeracy – Grade 7 & 8 Program

Students who are achieving below the Provincial Standard (level 2 or below) in English and/or mathematics, can be recommended by their Principal to participate in one of our summer programs.  Please speak to the Principal at your school for a registration form.

Contact us:

Guelph Orangeville
Wellington Centre for Continuing Education

1428 Gordon St. S.

Guelph, ON

Ph: (519) 836-7280

Fax: (519) 837-0244

Dufferin Centre for Continuing Education

40 Amelia St.

Orangeville, ON

Ph: (519) 941-2661

Fax: (519) 942-2353