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Halton District School Board - Gary Allan High School

Service: Self Reliant Learning Program

Contact Information
Office Phone Oakville: Kerr Street Mission 905-632-2944;  
Burlington: New Street Education Centre 905-632-2944;  
Halton Hills/Georgetown: 905-873-8783;  
Milton: 905-878-2244
Fax 905-637-5390
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The four Gary Allan campuses in Halton offer credit courses enabling students and adults to complete requirements leading to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). 
* courses open to those with a high school diploma to learn or upgrade skills and knowledge 
* some credits can be earned in five weeks  
* different styles of learning available including self reliant learning, teacher-led/classroom, alternative programs 
* credits based on equivalent education and/or on-the-job training may be granted - call for credit assessment 
* co-operative education available 
Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) for Mature Students (18+): 
* click on the link to learn more 
Adult High School Diploma program: 
* offers a series of courses designed for adults who have not completed their high school education 
* focuses on reading, writing, mathematics, science and social studies 
* individuals completing the program receive a high school diploma 
Self-Reliant Learning Program: 
* flexible 
* allows students to select courses suited to their needs 
* most courses available 
* all courses are offered online and students have access to a teacher for any additional support as needed 
Courses available include: 
Arts Visual * Business/Computers * Canadian & World Studies * English * Guidance and Career Education * Mathematics * Science * Social Science and Humanities 
Site locations and contacts: 
Burlington: 3250 New St 
Hali Ruhl, Site Supervisor 905-632-2944 
Halton Hills: 96 Guelph St 
Denise Besworth, Site Supervisor 905-873-8783 
Milton: 215 Ontario St S 
Denise Spring, Site Supervisor 905-878-2244/878-1480 
Oakville: Kerr Street Mission, 485 Kerr Street 
John Gardiner, Site Supervisor 905-632-2944 
Visit the website for current offerings and further information
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Adult High School Diploma Program open to adults of all ages, EI recipients and displaced workers, persons re-entering the work force and resuming their education
Application Contact office for registration and orientation dates
Languages English
Fees None - no tuition fees for Halton residents
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
New Street Education Centre
3250 New St
Burlington, ON L7N 1M8
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Intersection Guelph Line and New St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Academic Upgrading ; Computer & Related Technology Classes
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult High School Diploma Programs ; Alternative Schools ; Computer and Related Technology Classes

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