Grade 9 Program

The Grade 9 program provides exposure to a variety of disciplines while maintaining the quality and intensity of the subject content. Computer and research skills are integrated into the core academic program.

Required Courses

  • English 9 or English 9 Plus (ELL)
  • Mathematics 9 or Foundations of Mathematics and Pre-Calculus 10
  • Science 9
  • Social Studies 9 or Social Studies 9 Plus (ELL)
  • Physical and Health Education 9
  • A Modern Language (French, Mandarin, Spanish) [not required for ELL students]
  • Music (Band, Strings, Choir)
  • Art 9
  • Drama 9
  • Career Education 9
  • Applied Skills, Design and Technology 9

Elective Courses

  • Modern Studies 9
  • Marine Studies and Training 10
  • Sport Science 10
  • Athletic Leadership 10
  • Painting 9
  • A second Modern Language
  • Computer Science 10

2018-19 Courses

Title Grade
English 9 9
English 9 Plus (ELL) 9
Mathematics 9 9
Foundations of Mathematics and Pre-Calculus 10 9, 10
Science 9 9
Marine Studies and Training 10 9, 10
Computer Science 11 9, 10, 11, 12
Beginner French 9 9
French 9 9
French 9 Advanced 9
Beginner Mandarin (Chinese) 9 9
Mandarin (Chinese) 9 9
Beginner Spanish 9 9
Social Studies 9 9
Social Studies 9 Plus (ELL) 9
Modern Studies 9 9
Global Politics 10 9, 10
Physical and Health Education 9 9
Sport Science 10 9, 10
Athletic Leadership 10 9, 10
Concert Band 9 9
Jazz Band 9, 10, 11, 12
Strings 9 9
Concert Choir 9 9
Fine Arts 9 9
Painting 9 9
Career Education 9 9
Applied Skills, Design and Technology 9 9

Senior School Course Handbook 2019-20

Senior School Course Handbook cover

Senior School Course Handbook 2019-20

Published: March, 2019

A guide to Senior School courses with descriptions to help our students plan an optimal school year.

1.28 MB