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Open House 2014

Christine Knapp
Open House 2014
by Christine Knapp - Monday, 13 January 2014, 10:12 PM


Open House 2014

February 6, 2014    6:30 - 8:30 pm

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Claremont Secondary's Tradition of Excellence encourages students to discover and follow their passions.  Many roads lead to success so Claremont offers a diverse selection of programs and pathways: academic, elective and extra curricular.  Making informed choices will help you plan for the future.

To assist students and families in making the right choices, Claremont will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE on February 6, 2014 6:30 - 8:30 pm.  Families are invited to come and experience the positive, respectful and safe environment Claremont has to offer.  Course offerings and program opportunities will be highlighted along with an insight as to how Claremont supports students in meeting the rigor and expectations for the transition to the world of work or post-secondary options.

Claremont offers Programs of Choice that create different pathways in preparing students for Learning in the 21st Century.  Information sessions will be offered during the evening to focus on specific program requirements and the application process.  Specific programs at Claremont are:

"Lacrosse Academy" - developing a strong sense of team

"Pursuit of Excellence" - excelling in your chosen pathway

"Rowing Academy" - achieving your personal best

"Institute for Global Solutions" - learning for the 21st Century

"Claremont's Focus on Fine Arts" - following your passion

"Aquatics Academy" - a partnership with Victoria Academy of Swimming

Along with the specific programs listed above, Claremont has program links with Camosun College and the University of Victoria.  Advanced Placement courses and Secondary School Apprenticeships prepare students for further post-secondary training.

Meeting Agenda

Time Location

School Tours

Every 15 min, starting at 6:30 pm

1)  Main Entrance 2)  Math Wing

Admin Introduction/Welcome

6:30* and 7:30*

Learning Commons

Pursuit of Excellence Program

6:50* and 7:50*

Learning Commons

Institute  for Global Solutions

7:00* and 8:00*

IGS Room Room 264

CSI Lacrosse, Rowing, Golf & Aquatics

7:30 (followed by individual sport mtgs)

Ridge Theatre

Focus on Fine Arts

7:15* and 8:15*

Ridge Theatre

Trades Exploration

6:45 / 7:15 / 7:45

Career Centre

Advanced Placement / Dual Credits

7:10 and 8:10

Learning Commons

Claremont welcomes you.  Come see our school in action.