Grade 8 to 9 Transition

The transition from grade 8 to grade 9


Get To Know Cedarbrae

Grade 8 Information BookletWhat We Offer 

Take A Tour Of Cedarbrae - See the school through the eyes of 4 of our very talented students - November 15, 2023 Grade 8 Information Night

Get To Know Cedarbrae - See the school through this video produced for the December 6, 2022 Grade 8 Information Night.

Cedarbrae's Grade 8 Information Night Presentation - if you were unable to join us on December 2, 2021 please take some time to watch the recording of our virtual open house.

Cedarbrae's Grade 8 Immersion And Extended French Information Night - if you were unable to join us on December 9, 2021 please take some time to watch the recording of the French Program Presentation.


Beginning High School (Grade 8 To 9 Information)

TDSB Resources

Summer School

Current TDSB Grade 8 students are eligible to register for the TDSB Continuing Education, Remote Secondary Full Credit Summer Reach Ahead Course, GLD2O1.

GLD2O1- Exploring My Future – Grade 10 – Open: Students will enhance their literacy and numeracy skills, increase their essential skills and personal development, be supported in their transition to secondary school and develop friendships through positive relationship building.

Look At The Following Links For more Important Information About These Programs

Grade 8 Reach Ahead Summer School

Program Details: Remote OR In-Person Continuing Education, Secondary Credit- GLD2O1

Session: One session in July through Continuing Education

Where: One session in July through Continuing Education

Where: In-Person Summer Sites Remote Summer

When: July 4 - 28, 2023

  • Registration opens at 10:00 a.m. on April 18, 2023
  • Registration closes at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, June 9, 2023

In both programs students will be with their teacher - Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Attendance is MANDATORY

Consent: Grade 8 students interested in taking the GLD2O1 Reach Ahead course with Continuing Education MUST complete and upload the Parental/Guardian Consent Form with their course request.

Important Notes

  • Space is limited and the course may fill up prior to the close of registration.
  • All Summer School students are responsible for providing their own learning materials, including laptops/internet access.
  • Grade 8 students are not eligible to enroll into any other TDSB-Continuing Education Secondary Credit or e-Summer courses.
  • A link to the mandatory Permission to Enroll in a Grade 8 Reach Ahead Credit Course Form will be included in an email sent to the student after they have requested a course GLD2O1 (Continuing Education) or GLD20E (e-Learning) through the appropriate programs.
  • Please complete the form and upload all documents to the student's e-Reg profile.