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Summer Credit

//Summer Credit
Summer Credit 2018-04-09T14:55:19+00:00

St. Louis offers several ways you can earn Secondary School Credits in Summer 2018!

  • Day classes
  • Correspondence
  • Correspondence Express
  • Online
  • E-learning
  • Credits@Work
  • 2 Credit Co-op

Note: St. Louis offers NEW Credit courses ONLY. We do not offer half-day credit upgrading options.

If you wish to enrol in more than one credit option this summer, you MUST see your guidance counsellor first. DO NOT register for Summer E-Learning courses AND Summer Day classes.  You may NOT be in enrolled in both at the same time.  You MAY register for an E-Learning course AND a Correspondence Summer Express course simultaneously.

The following Secondary School Credit, Teacher Directed Day Classes are being offered at St. Louis Kitchener Main Campus (80 Young St.) for the Summer 2018: Math, English, Sciences, Barbering and more!!

CGW4U | ENG3C | ENG3U | ENG4C | ENG4U | MAP4C | MCT4C MCF3M

MCR3U | MHF4U | OLC4O | SBI3U | TXA3E | TXA4E

**Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment. Please register early.

**Courses changes will NOT BE ALLOWED once classes begin.

Summer Day Classes are offered July 3-27 — Monday to Friday, 8:30am -3:00pm

Start Date: Tuesday, July 3 (Mon., July 2 is Canada Day Holiday)

Full Disclosure: Friday, July 13

Final Exam: Friday, July 27

Lunch: 11:30 -12:00pm      Breaks: 10:00-10:15am / 1:45-2:00pm

Important Notes:

  • There is NO registration cost to attend day class. All students will be held responsible for lost textbooks or any damage to course material.
  • Visa/International students must contact Jody Fritz at the Waterloo Catholic District School Board office and pay for summer school prior to admittance. Registration forms may be completed online, however Visa/International students will not be admitted to class without receipt from Board office. Students can bring this receipt to the main office prior to the start of class on July 3rd
  • Students must attend the first day of class or they will be removed from the course.
  • Attend all scheduled classes regularly and punctually.  After 3 absences, a student will be asked to withdraw from the course.  If a student withdraws AFTER the full disclosure date, the course grade to that point will appear with a “W” (Withdraw) on your credit counselling summary.
  • Final Report cards can be picked up on August 22 from 8:00am-12:00pm at St. Louis with photo ID

**Parking onsite is limited and on a first come, first serve basis.**

Summer e-Learning is offering full and half credit courses July 3-27: Civics & Careers, Religion and Health for Life!

CHV2OE | GLC2OE | HRT3ME | HRE4ME | PPZ3CE

**Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment. Please register early.

**Courses changes will NOT BE ALLOWED once classes begin.

Canada Day Holiday: Monday, July 2 

Start Date: Tuesday, July 3 (half & full credit/ Friday July 13 (second half credit)

Full Disclosure Date: Friday July 13 (full credit only)

Final Exam ONLINE: Friday, July 13 (pm) / Friday, July 27 (am)

  • ALL course content, assignments and exam will be online.
  • Students can expect that their online course will require a minimum of 6 hours of schooling each day. Log-in is expected on the first day of class or they will be removed from the course.
  • Students should log in each day to see news from the teacher, to stay on top of readings and to complete assignments. Students must be online for final exams on scheduled dates.
  • Vacation should be scheduled outside of summer school.  Assessment deadlines and exams will not be rescheduled for vacation. A medical note, at a cost to the student will be required for missed exams.
  • No registration cost to E-Learning students. Students are responsible for any and all printing costs.

For more Information

Please contact your Guidance Counsellor or St. Louis Guidance Department for more details related to Summer E-Learning Courses.

call 519-745-1201

or email stlouis@wcdsb.ca

Cannot come to Summer Day Class? Complete 20 lessons in 40 days or less!

Consider the flexibility of Correspondence (self-directed learning) or Correspondence ~ Summer Express in July and August.

The Correspondence ~ Summer Express timeframe to complete credits is July and August-  a lesson every 1-2 days. Summer Express is only available ONLINE and to students in regular non-adult day school.  If you are not eligible to register for a Correspondence Summer Express credit, you can still register at St. Louis for a regular Correspondence credit which gives you six months to completion.

Register now!

Correspondence ~ Summer Express Course Offerings:

Business / Computer Science: BOH4M | ICS3U | ICS4U

English:   ENG3C | ENG3E | ENG3U | ENG4C | ENG4U | ENG4E | OLC4O

Math: MAP4C | MBF3C | MCR3U | MCV4U |  MDM4U | MEL3E |  MHF4U

Science:  SBI3C SBI3U SBI4U SCH3U |  SCH4U SPH3U | SPH4U

Contemporary Studies (Social Sciences): CGG30 | CGW4U | CHY4U | CLN4U | HHG4M | HHS4U | HIP4O | HSB4U | PPZ3C

**CRITICAL DATES**

Registration Deadline / Pick-up Course Material: Wed, June 27

Start date: Tues, July 3

Lesson 1-3: Due on or before Saturday, July 7

Lesson 4-7: Due on or before Saturday, July 14

Lesson 8-10: Due on or before Saturday, July 21

Mid-term Exam: on or before Thursday, July 26 with photo ID

Lesson 11-14: Due on or before Saturday, July 28

Lesson 15-18: Due on or before Saturday, Aug 4

Lesson 19-20: Due on or before Saturday, Aug 11

Final Exam:  on or before Thursday, Aug 16 with photo ID

Failed Exam Redo Date: Monday, Aug 20 with photo ID

Report card Pick-Up: Thursday, Aug 23, 8am – 4pm in Main Office at St. Louis with photo ID

Tutoring and Office Hours:  

Tutor support is offered by Ontario Certified Teachers employed by St. Louis.  Attendance is not required, however accessing tutors at St. Louis Kitchener Main Campus is encouraged.  There is no online tutor support.

Mon, June 25 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm

Tues, June 26 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm /   5:30 -7:30pm

Wed, June 27 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm /   5:30 -7:30pm

Thurs, June 28 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm

School Closed: June 29 – July 2

Tues, July 3 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm /   5:30 -7:30pm

Wed, July 4 – 8:30am -12:30pm / 1:30 -3:00pm /   5:30 -7:30pm

Thurs, July 5 – 8:30am -12:30 / 1:30 -3:00pm

Wed, July 11 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

Wed, July 18 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

Wed, July 25 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

Thurs July 26 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm – mid-term EXAM DAY ONLY  in-person (NO Tutors available)

Wed, Aug 1 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

School Closed: Aug 6 – Civic Holiday

Wed, Aug 8 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

Wed, Aug 15 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm

Thurs, Aug 16 – 8:30am -11:00am / 5:30pm -7:30 pm – Final EXAM DAY ONLY in-person (NO Tutors available)

Mon, Aug 20 – Exam Redo Date (if first attempt less than 50%) (no exceptions) – morning only

Thurs, Aug 23 – Report cards pick up with photo ID in Main Office

School Closures: Correspondence office is also closed Aug 27-September 9, yet school is open for other program registration.

Academic Responsibilities for Correspondence ~ Summer Express Students:

  • Correspondence students are responsible to meet the deadlines for lesson submission and exam completion as per the dates and timetable listed above — NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • Students must prepare their own study notes for their exam(s), as they progress through the course.
  • Students MUST pass all exams to be granted the credit

Students must be present for the written mid-term exam, if applicable, and written final exam IN-PERSON with photo ID on or before the scheduled date.

Credits@Work is a program that supports employees balancing school and work and usually accessed by adult St. Louis students. It is an opportunity to earn co-op credits toward their Ontario secondary school diploma while on the job. This is a great opportunity for employees with a strong desire to complete their education to obtain credits toward their diploma, while being paid. It is also a great opportunity for employers to ensure they have a skilled workforce.  If you are interested in more information about how to access Credit@Work over the summer, please contact the St. Louis Guidance Dept.

Check out this webpage for more details: Credits@Work

2-credit summer co-op is only open to students currently enrolled in one of our Catholic Secondary Schools. Please contact your Guidance Counsellor. 

St. Louis adult students may not enrol.

Below is a full list of details that students must consider when registering for a Summer Secondary School Credit courses at St. Louis:

Academic Responsibilities:
·         Course changes will not be allowed once summer course begin.

·         Students must be present for the final exam on scheduled dates

·         Each student is responsible to keep informed of their progress. Please consult your teacher often.

·         Students are responsible to complete any missed work.

·         If a student withdraws AFTER the full disclosure date, the course grade to that point will appear with a “W” (Withdraw) on your transcript.

·         If students would like marks sent to post-secondary institutions, you must complete a consent form on the first day of the course and submit this form to the Guidance Office at St. Louis.

·         College applicants must login to their online application and add that they are currently attending St. Louis so that we can send your marks.

 

Attendance:
·         Students must attend /login the first day of the course or they will be removed from the course.

·         Attend all scheduled classes regularly and punctually, this includes the 6 hours of login required daily for e-learning courses. After 3 absences, a student will be asked to withdraw from the course. (Note: 2 significant late arrivals equal one absent).

·         Students who know they will be absent from a test or assignments must notify the teacher beforehand.  If the absence is unexpected, notify the teacher immediately.

·         Vacation should NOT be scheduled during summer school.  Assessments and exams will not be rescheduled for vacation. A medical note, at a cost to the student will be required for missed exams.

·         Day class exams will take place in class at St. Louis on Friday, July 27th. E-learning exams are held on Friday July 13 and Friday July 27th. Correspondence ~ Summer Express mid-term exam is to be completed on or before July 26 with photo ID / final exam on or before Aug 16 with photo ID.

 

Communication with Teachers:
·         Communication with day-class teachers will take place primarily in-class.  Therefore attendance is paramount. Communication with e-Learning, online and correspondence teachers will be available electronically and the responsibility of the student to ensure that communication is correct and regular.

 

Student Code of Behaviour:
·         When inside our school, attire must be suitable for an educational environment. Summer School Administration have the right to determine what is appropriate school attire – no halter tops or tank tops. (St. Louis is air conditioned.)

·         A complete Student Code of Behaviour Expectations sheet will be distributed on the first day of the course.

 

Marks for Post-Secondary Schools:
·         If you would like marks sent to post-secondary institutions you must complete a consent form on the first day of the course and submit this form to the Guidance Office at St. Louis.

·         College applicants must login to their online application and add that they are currently attending St. Louis so that we can send your marks.

Final Report Cards
·         Report cards for day class and e-Learning courses may be picked up on Tuesday, August 21, from 8am-12pm at St. Louis with photo ID.  If not picked up, they will be sent inter-office mail to your current secondary school after Aug 31. Report Card pick-up for Correspondence Summer Express is Thursday Aug 23, 8am-4pm in the Main Office at St. Louis with photo ID
SUMMER CREDIT ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM

Registration for Summer Credit Courses IS NOW OPEN!

BEFORE completing an online registration form, please visit with your Guidance Counsellor or the St. Louis Guidance Department. Please ONLY REGISTER ONCE.  If you made a mistake, please contact us at stlouis@wcdsb.ca

Looking to take credit classes NOW? You can register for Term 5 – Day Classes. Classes start May 7.

Guidance Registration Hours: Monday to Thursday —> 8:30am-3:00pm

Tuesday and Wednesday evenings —> 5:30pm-7:30pm

For More Information:

Please contact your Guidance Counsellor BEFORE registering online for Summer Secondary School Credit Classes at St. Louis.

If you are an adult out of school for over 1 year, or a previous St. Louis student, please visit the St. Louis Guidance Department in-person at Kitchener Main Campus

Call 519-745-1201  or email stlouis@wcdsb.ca