Special Education Department

Support for Learning

We offer learning support for students with exceptionalities such as a Learning Disability and students who need learning support based on their Individual Education Plans.

Gifted and Enriched Program

We offer a Gifted program for students in grades 9 and 10 who have the exceptionality of Giftedness. Parents of students with this exceptionality will be made an Offer of Placement at the Individual Placement Review Committee Meeting (IPRC) in grade 8 for their student.

We offer an Enriched Learning program for students who are high achievers.  Parents and students may apply for the Enriched Learning program.   For more information on how to apply to our Enriched Program, please contact Roland Straatsma, ACL Guidance; roland.straatsma@tdsb.on.ca 416 394-7710 x 20044.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Intensive Support Program

We have an Intensive Support Program (ISP) for students with the exceptionality of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  Students with exceptionality of ASD are placed in this program through the Individual Placement Review Committee (IPRC) process usually done in the student’s grade 8 year.

Department Staff

Shiona Robertson

Assistant Curriculum Leader of the Special Education