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Ontario. Ministry of Education

Site: Trillium Demonstration School

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-878-2851 ext 320
Fax 905-878-4278
Primary Contact Desiree Smith, Principal; Phone: 905-878-2851 ext 340
Contact Form
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Provincial ministry responsible for policies and legislation regarding elementary and secondary education
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1979
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
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 

Main 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 (Mon-Fri) 
* 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 in developing programs for students with learning disabilities 
* educational assessments for students who are potential candidates for Trillium program 
The Trillium Demonstration School serves as a catchment area inclusive of southern, central and mid-northern Ontario
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Identified students with learning challenges
Application Student's home school to contact Trillium to request consultation
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Trillium Demonstration School, Building H
347 Ontario St S
Milton, ON L9T 3X9
View Google Map
Intersection Ontario St S and Derry Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Categories Educational Therapy ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Learning Disabilities ; Public Special Schools ~ Learning Disabilities

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