The Halton Catholic District School Board is pleased to host a variety of virtual information sessions for parents and students to learn more about the programs and educational pathways available.​

Advanced Placement (AP) Virtual Information Evenings

Advanced Placement (AP) courses offer enhanced learning and university-level content to students in secondary school.

Parents and students in Grades 7-9 who are interested in learning more about the AP Programme and application process are encouraged to attend one of the following virtual information sessions listed below:

​Advanced Placement (AP) Virtual Information Evenings

Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School
​Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

A link to the Virtual AP Information Evening will be posted on Holy Trinity’s school website​ closer to the date.


Assumption Catholic Secondary School
Thursday, October 22, 2020, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

View Assumption’s AP Information Evening flyer. Parents are able to register for the Virtual AP Information Evening here.

A link to the information evening will be posted on Assumption’s school website​ closer to the date.


Christ the King Catholic Secondary School​
​Thursday, October 22, 2020, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Parents are able to register for the Virtual AP Information Evening here.​
A link to the information evening will be posted on Christ the King’s school website​ closer to the date.


Bishop P.F. Reding Catholic Secondary School
Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

A link to the Virtual AP Information Evening will be posted on Bishop Reding’s school website closer to the date.​

To learn more about the Advanced Placement Programme visit our website, and visit AP Canada at: apcanada.collegeboard.org.​​​​​​​​​​​​


International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme Virtual Information Evening

Founded in 1968, the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme offers high quality and challenging educational courses to a worldwide community of schools.

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School will host a Virtual IB Information Evening on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 7 to 9 p.m. All Grades 7 and 8 students and their parents interested in learning more about the IB Programme are encouraged to watch online.

A link to the Virtual IB Information Evening will be posted on the St. Thomas Aquinas school website​ closer to the date.  

*Please note that the Grade 9 pre-IB application will be available online starting the week of Monday, November 23rd, 2020.   For more information about the International Baccalaureate Programme, visit our website​, and visit: www.ibo.org.  


Let’s Talk About Pathways!

At the Grade 8 Parent Information Evenings scheduled this fall, parents and students can learn more about the various educational pathways available, leading to one of four destinations:  Apprenticeship, College, University, or Work.

Students and their parents are welcome to learn mo​re about the many regional programs available, and how to prepare for their chosen pathways: Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP), Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM), Dual Credits, Specialty Programs and Cooperative Learning Opportunities.

Visit the Pathways website and www.schooltocareer.ca websitefor details.


Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evenings

Grade 8 Parent Information Evenings are intended to ease the transition to secondary school for students entering Grade 9 in September, 2021. These information sessions offer an overview of the Grade 9 program, and provide an opportunity for Grade 8 students and their parents to meet staff and learn more about the school.

Below is a schedule of upcoming Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evenings, according to Family of Schools: 

Burlington School

Assumption Catholic Secondary School

  • Ascension Catholic Elementary School
  • Holy Rosary Catholic Elementary School, Burlington
  • St. John Catholic Elementary School, Burlington
  • St. Patrick Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Paul Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Raphael Catholic Elementary School

Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Assumption school website​ closer to the date.


Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School

  • Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Anne Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Christopher Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Elementary School

Thursday, October 8, 2020, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Corpus Christi school website closer to the date.


Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School

  • Canadian Martyrs Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Gabriel Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Mark Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Timothy Catholic Elementary School​

Wednesday, November 4, 2020, from6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Notre Dame school website closer to the date.


North Halton Schools​

Bishop P.F. Reding Catholic Secondary School

  • Holy Rosary Catholic Elementary School, Milton
  • Our Lady of Victory Catholic Elem​entary School
  • St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Peter Catholic Elementary School​​

Tuesday, October 20, 2020, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Bishop Reding school website closer to the date.


Christ the King Catholic Secondary School

  • Holy Cross Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Brigid Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School, Acton​​

Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Christ the King school website​ closer to the date.


St. Francis Xavier Catholic Secondary School

  • Guardian Angels Catholic Elementary School
  • Lumen Christi Catholic Elementary School
  • Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Elementary School
  • Queen of Heaven Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Benedict Catholic Elementary School​
  • St. Scholastica Catholic Elementary School

Thursday, November 5, 2020, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the St. Francis Xavier school website closer to the date.


​Oakville Schools

Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School

  • Holy Family Catholic Elementary School
  • Our Lady of Peace Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Andrew Catholic Elementary School
  • St. John Catholic Elementary School, Oakville
  • St. Marguerite d’Youville Catholic​ Elementary School
  • St. Michael Catholic Elementary School​​

Thursday, October 22, 2020, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the Holy Trinity school website​ closer to the date.


St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Secondary School

  • St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Bernadette Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Gregory the Great Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Joan of Arc Catholic Elementary School
  • St. John Paul II Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Mary Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Matthew Catholic Elementary School​​

Thursday, November 5, 2020, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the St. Ignatius of Loyola school website closer to the date.


St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School

  • St. Dominic Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Luke Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Nicholas Catholic Elementary School
  • St. Vincent Catholic Elementary School​​

Thursday, November 5, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

A link to the Grade 8 Virtual Parent Information Evening will be posted on the St. Thomas Aquinas school website​ closer to the date.​