Post-Secondary Pathway Series: BusinessMay 27, 2020
This series is intended to help students make informed decisions on their path to post-secondary. In this installment, we discuss the suggested courses, potential post-secondary programs, institutions and careers paths for those interested in Business!
Post-Secondary Pathway Series: The SciencesMay 20, 2020
This series is intended to help students make informed decisions on their path to post-secondary. In this installment, we discuss the suggested courses, potential post-secondary programs, institutions and careers paths for those interested in the Sciences!
10 Types of Students Who Thrive with Online LearningMay 13, 2020
Over our 10+ years of operation, we’ve noticed some patterns in the types of students who thrive in our online environment. This week, we outline 10 general categories of students who benefit from e-learning. Which one are you?
What Is Reach Ahead and How Does It Work?May 6, 2020
Reach Ahead is a fantastic opportunity for grade 8 students, but it’s one that many parents and students simply aren’t aware of! In this week’s blog post, we tackle to 5WH’s of reaching ahead with OVS.
How to Maximize Your Productivity While Learning from HomeApril 29, 2020
As a leader in e-learning for more than 10 years, OVS shares some tips to improve your focus while adjusting to learn from home models.
How e-Learning Can Help You Maintain Good Mental HealthApril 22, 2020
Practicing good mental health can be challenging in today’s fast-paced world. In this week’s blog, we break down 5 ways online learning can help you maintain good mental health.
Ontario University Fair CancelledMay 8, 2020
The OUAC, on behalf of the SCSR and the OUF Steering Committee, has announced the cancellation of this year’s Ontario University Fair as a result of COVID-19.
OUAC Deadline ExtensionApril 16, 2020
OUAC announced today that they will be extending their midterm collection deadline until May 1st. Any OVS student who submits a midterm request before April 30th will have their mark submitted to OUAC. Please consult with your instructor to ensure you meet this new deadline.
Introducing Teacher Office HoursApril 1, 2020
All OVS teachers will now be hosting weekly office hours! During these hours, students can expect near-immediate responses to their email inquiries.
Office Closure Due to COVID-19March 10, 2020
OVS’s office will be closed as of March 15th. Our website will continue to be open for existing students and new registrations. Our teaching and administrative staff will continue normal operations from home; service and support will not be affected.
May NewsletterMay 1, 2020
Spring is in the air! Check out this month’s newsletter to see what’s in store at OVS!
April NewsletterApril 1, 2020
With life changing daily, we’ve compiled all our COVID-19 updates for your review in one easy place! Also, details on our added teacher support when you need it most.