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The Learning Centres
Focused on meeting the needs of the adult student, our 6 learning centres located throughout Simcoe County enable individuals to grow personally, academically and professionally. Our teachers and staff are dedicated and experienced professionals who work with you to achieve success and your learning goals. More than 20,000 adults a year access our programs and we are proud to be a partner in your lifelong learning. We offer programming to achieve: Upgrading in English and math; Ontario Secondary School Certificate (Gr. 10); Ontario Secondary School Diploma; College and University prerequisites; Apprenticeship prerequisites; Computer skills certificates; Information Technology certifications; Leadership and Supervisory skills workshops; Workplace certificates; Driver Education and more.
Publications by SCDSB
The SCDSB produces a variety of publications for students, parents and the community. Sharing Simcoe is our system-wide staff newsletter that highlights good news stories about our staff, students and our schools. The newsletter is published several times annually, and is distributed to our schools and learning centres. Other publications include special education, accessibility, kindergarten and school programs, safety, and energy conservation.
The Extended French as a Second Language (EFSL) program, which has been in existence in Simcoe County District School Board since 1989, is a program that begins in Grade 5.
Admission to the Extended French as a Second Language program is based on a first-come, first-served basis. A minimum of 24 students is required to initate a Grade 5 class.