Summer school is more than just playing catch-up— many students actually find summer school to have amazing benefits like freeing up their timetable, focusing on trouble areas and even finishing a Diploma Class before grade 12!
There’s a lot to consider when looking into summer school, but thankfully you don’t have to look too far for answers to some of the most pressing questions.
Ah summer - the sunshine, outdoor activities, barbecue's and no school at all...
The two month summer break is great for kids and parents alike, but did you know that summer learning loss can actually affect students' ability to transition from grade to grade? Some studies have found that students' academic skills and knowledge can diminish over the course of summer vacation. According to the Canadian Council on Learning: