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Specialized Programs

We offer a variety of programming to support students with unique needs and abilities.

COMMUNITY LEARNING SKILLS (CLS)

Community Learning Skills (CLS) programming is a community-based program for students with moderate cognitive delays. Students will develop skills that will prepare them for semi-independent or independent living. The program provides a caring and safe environment where students can maximize their potential. Participation in a variety of integrated school and community settings is an integral part of the program.

INTERACTIONS

Interactions programming accommodates students diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Staff support students in developing and improving their social, behavioural, functional, academic, communication and life skills. Participation in a variety of integrated school and community settings is an integral part of the program.

LEARNING STRATEGIES 15, 25, 35

Learning Strategies 15, 25, 35 assists students who may be experiencing academic difficulty in their core courses. Identified students receive support and develop skills in goal setting, organization, time management, studying, test preparation and self-advocacy.


Knowledge and Employability (K & E) courses are for students who require specialized programming and instruction. The outcome of this course stream is a Certificate of High School Completion (80 credits) recognized by Alberta Education. Academic programming is complemented by work experience placements.


The ESL program is designed for students whose primary language is not English. ESL is open to all new Canadian and international students. Through a multi-level English Language Learning program, students will develop the necessary English skills to transition into the regular curriculum as soon as possible.