Burnhamthorpe Collegiate Institute

EdVance Program 18-20 years

GRADUATES 2022-2023

If you believe you qualify to graduate this year,  please visit back here regularly for updated information regarding  registration for the commencement service.

  Use this link: 

Welcome to our EdVance Guidance/Student Services WEBSITE




Registration for returning students begins 

the week of October 18 th- 21st 

             New students wishing to register see dates below 

  • Tuesday October 25th – Thursday October 27th -  from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday November 1st – Thursday November 3rd - from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday Nov. 8th – Friday Nov. 11th -  from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Please  bring the following  items to registration:

  • Credit Counselling Summary or Transcript
  • Proof of address
  • Identification which shows current status in Canada: i.e. Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Passport, PR Card, Refugee Status documents


 Quad 2 Course offerings coming soon:  CLICK HERE

Do you have questions EMAIL: Pam Townsend at 


Other Opportunities:

Graduating EdVance Students - Did you know you are eligible for the Certificate Programs available at BALC?

Check out our Certificate Program Website HERE.



  • Improve your English skills with our ESL program
  • Enroll in classes to complete your Ontario Secondary School Diploma
  • Upgrade your marks and take classes for College or University Admissions
  • Find out about prior learning equivalencies and much more...

EdVance Program 18-20

The EdVance program for students who have not yet achieved their educational and career goals and who:

  • Are 18-20 years old
  • Want to complete the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
  • Want to upgrade skills and academic qualifications for education or career path.


The EdVance Program makes learning personal

  • Teachers are committed to your success
  • Program timetable enables students to earn three (3) Credit Courses every nine week session.


The EdVance Program promotes Student Success

  • Academic learning in classes with the opportunity for individualized instruction.
  • Access to the Internet and new technology provided: SmartBoards, computer lab on a cart.
  • Dual Credits, SWAC, SHSM programs.
  • Co-op
  • Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP)
  • Student Leadership Opportunity.


Quad 1 Sept 7 to Nov 11

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