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Choosing Your Courses For Grade 9

Last updated on Friday, January 20, 2017.


Grade 8 Option Sheet Presentation January 19, 2017

Grade 9 Option Process for students currently in Westdale’s catchment:

Student Services will be visiting  Dalewood, Glen Brae (Sibling Rule), Guy Brown (FI), Norwood Park (Sibling Rule), Ryerson, Sir William Osler (FI) at the end of January.

* Students that live in the Westdale catchment and are attending an HWDSB school, will fill the option sheet that we provide them, at their current elementary school, and then they will enter their options online in Career Cruising, with the help of their Grade 8 Teacher.

* All French Immersion students that are coming from Glen Brae or Norwood Park that have a sibling still in attendance at Westdale in the French Immersion program in September 2017 will receive and complete an option sheet at their current elementary school and enter their options online in Career Cruising with the help of their Grade 8 Teacher.

Registration Process for students in Westdale’s catchment but not attending one of the schools listed above:

Beginning February 1, 2017:

1.Download the Westdale Registration Checklist, HWDSB Student Registration Form, Media Consent Form, and Grade 9 Option Sheet. Please see below for all the necessary registration documents and information.

2.Complete all of the forms and sign them. Use the Grade 9 Course Description & Handbook below to help you choose your Grade 9 courses.

3.Take the completed Option Sheet to your current school so the Grade 8 teacher(s) can check off course level recommendations and the Principal can sign and return the option sheet to you.

4.Return all of the completed and signed forms along with all of the required documents listed in the Westdale Registration Checklist to Mrs. Harvey in Student Services, no later than 3pm Friday, February 17, 2017.

5.You will be contacted by email the week of February 21, 2017 regarding the status of your application to Westdale.

6.If you are not able to download the forms from the Westdale website, you can also pick up them up from the Main Office beginning February 1, 2017.


* If you are unsure of your catchment status, please visit the HWDSB website and use the Find a School tool to determine which school you will attend for September 2016. The link to this website is: * http://www.hwdsb.on.ca/find/

* Type in your address, select your grade level, select your program (French Immersion or Regular), then click “Search”.


Westdale Registration Checklist

HWDSB Student Registration Form

Media Consent


Westdale Educational Planner

Grade 9 Course Description & Handbook