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SHSM @ Carter

We offer two Specialized High Skills Major (SHSM) programs at Carter. Business Program and Wellness Program. Find out if these programs are right for you.  Check out this information package and connect on social media for all your updates

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Superintendent Oloya Inspires 2019 IB Grads at Celebration

“What will you do with your education?” That was the question at yesterday’s Class of 2019 IB Celebration in the Library Learning Commons. It was posed by keynote speaker and YCDSB Superintendent of School Leadership, Opiyo Oloya, who challenged students to think about what their role will be in creating a better, more peaceful world when they leave these hallways for good at the end ... Continue reading "Superintendent Oloya Inspires 2019 IB Grads at Celebration"

Learning and Failing and Succeeding: Rube Goldberg device

Mrs. Brand’s grade 10 Technological Design class was challenged to design and make a working Rube Goldberg device that progressed through 8 different actions with the final action turning on the light switch.

Students had to design, iterate, re-design until their concept worked. What a great opportunity to build resilience and to achieve success by failing and trying again.

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Library Orientation with a Twist

All of our grade 9 students go to the Library Learning Commons during their homeroom period to learn about the space, the resources available, and how to access it. After all, the Library Learning Commons will be their main source of information for the four years they will be at Carter.

In an effort to engage the modern learner, the Orientation is designed ... Continue reading "Library Orientation with a Twist"