Ontario. Ministry of Education

Site: Ontario. Ministry of Education

Service: Trillium School

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Record #: MIL0891 Last Full Update: 01 May 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone905-878-2851
Primary ContactMary Jeans, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 905-878-2851 ext 320; Email: mary.jeans@ontario.ca
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameOntario. Ministry of Education
Legal Status(30) Provincial Government
Primary ExecutiveDesiree Smith, Principal; Phone: 905-878-2851 ext 340; Email: desiree.smith@ontario.ca
Service Information
Description (Service)A residential demonstration school for students with severe learning disabilities that also provides in-service teacher education and consultative services to school boards.  
Major services: 
School program 
* an intensive and specialized program focusing on cognitive/language development for students with severe learning disabilities at elementary and secondary levels 
* goals and objectives are set in all courses and there is a variety of credit courses offered in the secondary program 
* assistive technology strategies are emphasized 
* initial consultations initiated by student's home school 
Residence program - Monday-Friday (mandatory) 
* a structured program including individual and group counselling, instruction in social skills and recreational activities for students with severe learning disabilities 
In-service program 
* designed for Ontario educators only 
* one day workshops offered on learning disabilities and related topics that vary annually (see website in September for new list) 
* one day visiting teacher programs allowing teachers to tour school and classes  
Resources Services program 
* designed for Ontario school boards to assist them to develop programs for students with learning disabilities 
* educational assessments for students who are potential candidates for Trillium program 
Trillium School serves as a catchment area inclusive of southern, central and mid-northern Ontario.
Areas ServedOntario
Eligibilityidentified learning disabled students
ApplicationStudent's home school to contact Trillium to request consultation
Site Information
Site Locationon the campus of E. C Drury School for the Deaf
Located In CommunityMilton
Address & Map
347 Ontario St S
Milton, ON L9T 3X9
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AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesEducational Therapy ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities
Other Details
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