All parents of any grade level of Immac students, if there is anything that is confusing about your son or daughters’ education please contact me and I will help out where I can. Should I not be able to answer a question I will endeavor to get you the information you need from other sources.
Thanks and, as always, please don't hesitate to contact me.
Mrs. Angela Griffin
Academic Advisor/Grad Coordinator
This the one stop for parents and students to find out all the information to get through to Graduation! Check back weekly for all new and updated information.
UBC’s announcement about admission and the Literacy 12 assessment. Grads should know this - https://you.ubc.ca/applying-ubc/admitted/keep-offer/
Help! I’m Graduating!
What’s post-secondary education all about? Is it about choosing a specific career? Or is it about developing the skills you need to become successful in any number of different jobs and careers?
The truth is that post-secondary can be about all of the above and more. And you definitely don’t need to have all of the answers right away. In fact, it’s ok to change your mind about what you want to get out of your post-secondary experience along the way.
The key is to give yourself as many options as possible in the future. Choose the post-secondary opportunities that fit your skills and interests. Open up more doors in your future. The more you know about the different opportunities out there, the more likely you are to find that right fit
The following resources provide an in-depth look at some of the big ideas you need to know about. Read them, share them and talk about them to help guide your decision making about post-secondary education.
Just in case you missed the parents meetings:
BCeID sign up:
Hey Grads and parents here is the updated Grad Book with all the information you will need to answer any question about graduating from a BC school.
Handbook of Procedures and Companion B.C. Graduation Program Policy Guide are now available on the ministry website at:
Graduation Assessments Information for Parents and Students
Graduation assessments assess student achievement during the graduation years (10-12). See the links below for more information on these assessments
Grade 10 Numeracy
Grade 10 Numeracy Assessment
Grade 10 Literacy
Grade 10 Literacy Assessment
Grade 12 Literacy
Grade 12 Literacy Assessment
Students you will need your 9-digit PEN number to access these sample exams. This is included on your report cart in the top corner.
Deadlines for distributed learning courses
(BCOnline School in Kelowna as well as other DL schools from around the province adhere to this information)
If you are or will be taking distributed learning courses (DL) (online courses, distance learning, or courses at another school) to meet requirements, you’ll need to know these deadlines:
If you have already graduated from high school and you have not taken additional academic courses, submit your final, official transcript by March 15.
If you have already graduated from high school and you are upgrading courses, complete all courses and submit your final, official transcript by May 15.
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