ELL Support

Throughout the ELL program and beyond, SMUS offers several support services to help students succeed academically and adjust to changes in their lifestyle. Many students find it helpful to enrol in one of our ELL summer programs, either before they begin at SMUS or between school years.

Academic Services

  • Lunchtime sessions for extra English-language help
  • Prep time with house parents
  • Learning Resource Centre (study skills, disability assessment and support)
  • Summer programs
  • Tutoring services (arranged through the school for an additional fee)
  • Grade 11 English classes with additional language support
  • SAT/ACT prep courses

Other Services

  • Dedicated boarding counsellor
  • School counsellors
  • Peer support
  • Buddy system