OVS BLOG & NEWSLETTERS

Reach Ahead with OVS!

Have you heard about the Reach Ahead program? It allows Grade 8 students to take up to three Grade 9 credits while in their Grade 8 year, or in the summer between Grades 8 and 9. Click to read more about this great opportunity for young learners!

Our Picks: Top Elective Credits

You asked us: “What elective would you recommend?” and we’ve answered! Here is our list of the top 10 electives you can take at OVS to earn that all-important last credit.

Earn Your Volunteer Hours Safely

For students still looking to earn their community involvement hours, we’ve compiled a list of opportunities and ideas to help you earn your hours safely during COVID-19.

Celebrating Black Authors

February is Black History Month and to mark this important occasion, OVS has created a must-read booklist celebrating black authors!

City HS & OVS partner to help international students

OVS and City High School join forces to allow students from around the world to earn a quality education suited to their unique needs. Find out more about this great partnership, here!

E-Learning: The Way of the Future

Canadian Living shared this article discussing how e-learning is poised to be the way of the future! Check it out!

A Guide to Reaching Out

When it comes to preserving our mental health, talking about it is step #1. In this article, we outline ways to initiate these conversations, help you understand what you can expect from reaching out, and provide you with a wide array of resources for outreach.

Responding to an Offer on OUAC

Have you received an offer from a university? Not sure what to do next? We’ve got you covered!

OUAC’s last midterm collection is now open!

OUAC’s last midterm collection period will run from March 15th through until April 22nd. If you haven’t yet submitted your midterms for universities to view, be sure to read this!

Introducing Grade 7 & 8 Courses

OVS now offers Grade 7 & 8 courses! Click to learn more about our middle school program!

Expanded Immersion Offerings

OVS is proud to offer an ever-expanding selection of French Immersion, click here to see our current offerings!

March 2021 Newsletter

March may not bring it’s usual academic break this year, but we’ve got your mental health covered! Also, OUAC updates, spotlight opportunities, and more!

February 2021 Newsletter

Find out how OVS will be celebrating Black History this month, as well as information about OUAC midterm collections, and the importance of keeping it simple!

January 2021 Newsletter

It’s a new year and we’re ready to make 2021 a year of positive progress and personal growth! Are you?