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New Job and Volunteer Opportunities PDF Print E-mail

Attention Thomson students, the following job and volunteer opportunities are now available:

Canada Summer Jobs, a Government of Canada initiative that promotes the hiring of students for meaningful work experiences during the summer months, now has their applications available on-line for their 2014 Canada Summer Jobs Program. For more information and to access the application that must be submitted by January 10, 2014 please visit the Service Canada website at www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/epb/yi/yep/programs/scpp.shtml.

Also, G.B. Catering is looking for 150 people to work in summer camp kitchens as dishwashers, kitchen helpers, cooks, bakers, sous chefs, and chef managers across Ontario. Free room and board is provided and there is a scholarship program for post-secondary students. For more information, please visit www.gb.on.ca.

Finally, volunteers are needed for the Toronto Police Services partnership 2nd Annual Toronto Pond Hockey Festival from February 8th - 23rd and also during the Christmas break and especially during the week before the Festival from the end of January. If interested, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call (416)887-1343.

University and College Application Tutorials PDF Print E-mail

Attention Grade 12 students, counsellors will be available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (Dec. 10-12) in the Library during lunch time to help you with your Post-Secondary application.

Saturday Tutoring/Mentoring Program at U of T PDF Print E-mail

The University of Toronto, through the Faculty of Medicine - Office of Student Affairs, is launching its Saturday Tutoring/Mentoring Program for 2013-14. TDSB has enjoyed this formal partnership for 17 years. The program is free for successful applicants in grades 8 -10.  There are 100 spaces available and the first day of the program will be on Saturday, February 1, 2014.  This program will continue for 11 weeks (excluding March Break and Easter weekend) and conclude on May 10, 2014.  The program begins at 9:45 a.m. and students are expected to arrive promptly at that time for each session.  nterested students must commit to the entire 11 weeks of the program.

The application deadline is Saturday December 14, 2013 and these applications can be completed through an online process by going to:

Student Application Form 2013-2014


Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:40
Youth Community Opportunities PDF Print E-mail

Attention students there are a number of great opportunities to get involved and have fun in your local community.  The Dorset Park Hub at 1911 Kennedy Rd is offering volunteer hours, free food and bus tickets, computer access, first aid and food handling training and interesting debates and discussions every Monday starting November 4th from 3:30-6pm for youth 15 to 23 years old. 

Also for youth between 15 - 29 years of age that have an interest in learning how to film and edit video, The Hub has ten spots available in a new program starting on Saturday November 9th at their Protect Media Centre (Kennedy and Eglinton), which provides experience with video editing software, access to professional cameras and hands on experience using Adobe CS5. Lunch and bus tickets will be provided.

A third exciting community program is The Movement Master Class, a 12 week workshop series designed to give individuals the tools needed to make a positive difference in their lives and communities, running Tuesdays from 4-6pm at the Dorset Park Hub for youth between 15-23. Participants will give 40 volunteer hours, a reference letter, up to $1000 and support to develop a community project and once again food and bus tickets are free.

Finally, The Cypher is another free program at McGregor Park on Mondays from 2-5:30pm for youth15-29 years of age that are ready to be heard. You will be able to record your songs, create videos of your poems, learn how to compose music and take part in lyrical challenges.


Exciting Community Programs PDF Print E-mail

Attention students the following are all exciting community programs being offered by Dorset Park Youth Service Provider Network in partnership with Rosalie Hall, Agincourt Community Services, the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Children's Aid Society of Toronto:

Interested in learning how to film and edit video, future directors, writers and producers your time is now as a free youth program for ages 15-29 is being offered every Saturday starting November 9th from 10:30am - 1pm at the Protech Media Centre (2380 Eglinton East).  You will have access to professional cameras and video editing software, get hands on experience using Adobe CS5 and lunch and bus tickets are provided.  Also offered by the Movement is a Movement Master Class for youth between 15-25 on Tuesdays frin 4-7pm at the Dorset Park Hub at 1911 Kennedy Road.  You will get the tools you need to make a positive difference, 40 volunteer hours and a reference letter and meet with other youth who want to make a difference. 

Finally The Movement at McGregor Park Community Centre (2231 Lawrence Avenue) has leadership and volunteer opportunities, life skills and debate programs with games and snacks for youth between 15-29 on Mondays/ Thursdays/Fridays from 3-7pm.

If interested in any of these programs contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it "> This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 647-525-5399.


Drop Everything And Read (DEAR) PDF Print E-mail

October is the National Library Month and on Monday, October 28, our staff and students participated in the nation-wide DEAR (Drop Everything And Read) challenge. Many classes visited the school library to browse through the displays and to quietly read together. The whole school stopped and read for 20 min as well. It was great too see how much reading is appreciated and respected in our school.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:36
Ontario College Information Fair (Oct. 21 and 22, 2013) PDF Print E-mail

If you’re thinking about attending an Ontario College, don’t miss the Ontario College Information Fair - the only event where you can visit all 26 Ontario colleges in one place!

The College Fair happens on Monday October 21st from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM and Tuesday October 22 from 10:00AM to 5:00PM at the Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place. Admission to this event is free.

For more information please visit: www.aprod.com/ocif/

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