Summer School

                  

Introducing Virtual Summer School 2020

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Join us for three weeks of learning at your own pace! Get a head start on your school year or catch up on missed credits.

Learn in a fun and engaging online platform while making your own daily schedule!

On line teachers are available  8:30 a.m. to 2:00p.m. Monday to Friday- June 29th to July 17th (excluding weekends).

You will need access to a personal home computer to participate.


Do you need to:

  • upgrade your high school mark or GPA for university entrance?

  • stay fit, keep busy and earn high school yoga or dance credits?

  • retake a course you did not pass?

  • position yourself for dual credit courses or work experience flexibility beginning September 2020?

  • earn specific credits or keep busy during social distancing as a result of Covid-19?

Are you willing to commit to...

  1. Five hours of dedicated school work a day?
  2. Daily online google hangout meetings as a class, in small groups and/or one on one?
  3. Self motivated learning?
  4. Investing in your future happiness?

New Courses this Year! Stuck at home for July? Earn some high school credits, keep fit and have fun!

Yoga 15 (5 credit)

Students experience the health benefits of the practice and discipline of yoga and develop awareness and skills in building and maintaining health, well-being, and personal management. These skills enable students to balance school, work, and life priorities. The course requires access to the following equipment: yoga mat, yoga block, yoga strap, bolster, and blankets. (Open to current grade 9s, 10s, 11s and 12s)

 Dance 15 (5 credit)

This course provides opportunities for students who would like to pursue dance beyond the current Alberta Physical Education Program of Studies. It is designed for students beginning their study of dance and who have little or no experience with dance upon entry into this course sequence.This course will expose learners to a broad range of aesthetic experiences from a variety of dance disciplines. The following dance genres may be studied: ballet, hip hop, jazz, modern/contemporary, tap, theatre, world, etc. (Open to current grade 9s, 10s, 11s and 12s)

French 10, 20, or 30 (5 credits each)

These 3 separate courses address the following general outcomes as is appropriate to each course level: Communication: Students will use their knowledge of French to understand and/or to express a message effectively in various situations for a variety of purposes. Language: Students will use, with accuracy, knowledge of linguistic elements of the French language to fulfill their communicative intents. Culture: Students will use their knowledge of different Francophone cultures and their own culture to be able to interact appropriately within these cultures. Language Learning Strategies: Students will use their knowledge of strategies to enhance learning and to communicate in French. (Appropriate prerequisites required)


NEED a 30 level course? These ones have no diploma exams! You can choose a maximum of two of these three courses to complete 6 credits!

World Religions 30 (3 credits)

In this day and age, globalization enables people to communicate and interact with people of varied cultures and backgrounds.  A key to understanding others is recognizing their beliefs and values about life. A deep and informed awareness of world religions will allow students to be respectful of the many people they will come across in the course of their lifetime. In order to understand how individuals make decisions, consider politics, react to conflict, etc. it is imperative to understand their relationship to religion.  This course allows students to examine the fundamental philosophies of seven major world religions, as well as the human interpretations and practices of these religions. Open to grades 11 and 12 (no diploma exam for this course).

Anthropology 30 (3 credits)

Why isn’t everyone the same? Why do people worldwide have differences in skin and hair colour and ways of greeting one another? Why doesn’t everyone speak the same language? Questions like these have fascinated humanity for as long as we have written records. Anthropology helps us to answer these questions through the study of humanity starting with the origin and evolution of humans.Anthropology strives to understand what defines us as humans and to explain how we got to be the way we are. Specifically, in this course we study Paleolithic-like societies, Mesolithic-like societies and Traditional-state and Empire societies, as well as cultural interrelationships and culture change. Open to grades 11 and 12 (no diploma exam for this course).

Philosophies of Humans 30 (3 credits)

This course addresses questions such as: What is a person? What is a meaningful life? What are good and evil? What is a just society? What is human knowledge? Students will learn critical thinking skills in evaluating philosophical arguments related to these questions, as well as skills used in researching and investigating various topics in philosophy. Students will study the great philosophers to provide answers to fundamental questions and think about the basic foundations of their own knowledge and beliefs.Open to grades 11 and 12 (no diploma exam for this course).


Back by Teacher and Parent Request!

Introduction to Canadian Studies (ELL Social Studies) - 5 Credit Course 15 and 25 level 

Summer school is offering Introduction to Canadian Studies 15 & 25 to provide English Language Learners (ELL) an awareness of the cultural/social/political background of Canada.  This course provides background knowledge of Canada by exploring shared beliefs, customs, way of life, and historical background.  This course will prepare English Language Learners for the demands of Social Studies 10, 20, & 30 level courses.  It is recommended that students with Benchmarks between 1 and 3 in grades 9 to 11 participate in this course.

Ang layunin ng “Introduction to Canadian Studies 15 &25” ay makapagbigay sa mga English Language Learners (ELL) ng karanasan sa Ingles habang natututo tungkol sa kultural, social at politikal na kamalayan sa kasaysayan at pulitika ng bansang Canada. Ang “Introduction to Canadian Studies 15 & 25” ay makakapagbigay ng kadagdagang kaalaman tungkol sa Canada sa pamamagitan ng pagdidiskubre ng mga karaniwang paniniwala, pamumuhay, at kasaysayan. Ang kursong ito ay makakatulong upang maihanda ang mga estudyante para sa mga kursong Social Studies 10, 20, & 30. Inirerekomenda ito sa mga estudyanteng nasa grade 9 hanggang 11 na may benchmark (grado) sa pagitan ng 1 hanggang 3.


Some courses are only offered if you are repeating. 

First time courses (Sci 10, Math 10C) require a minimum average of 80% in core academic courses as well as recommendation from the principal or academic counselor. Also, we require students to identify the reason they would like to accelerate their high school course completion.


Some eligibility restrictions apply.

COURSE FEE:  $150.00 per course  - $100.00 is refundable if students complete a full course with a passing grade.  Refunds do not apply to out of district students or international students.

An official transcript is required for out of district or international students. Please email myka.breymann@crps.ca directly.

Adult students (19+) $500.00 per course - An official transcript is required.

International students $935.00 per 5-credit course. An official transcript is required.

INCOMPLETE/INCORRECT INFORMATION WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.

Contact summerschool@crps.ca or call Myka Breymann (403) 403-707-5553 for more information.

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Looking for CALM? You Found it! Finish it in a week and earn up to 8 credits!

Online CALM course fee: $100 and run for One Week only! 

Our online CALM course will allow for students to complete the below credits while having access to a certified Alberta Teacher during the selected course dates.

Week one: June 28th to July 3rd

Week two: July 6th to July 10th

Week three: July 13th to July 17th

We have created a unique online platform where students will have direct virtual contact with a teacher and expert presentations. Students will be able to interact and engage virtually with peers, teachers, and experts while participating in this course. Students will have the opportunity to earn up to 8 credits over the 5 day online course including:

PED 0770 - CALM 20 (3 credits) 

HSS 1090 - Speaking and Presenting (1 credit) 

HSS 1020 - Nutrition (1 credit)

CTR 1010:  Job Preparation (1 credit) 

CTR 2010:  Job Maintenance (1 credit) 

HCS 3000: Workplace Safety (1 credit)

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  Summer School Course Overview for 2020

High School Grade 10

First time courses offered (or needing to upgrade) - English 10-2, Social Studies 10-2, Math 10-3, Math 10-4, Science 14, Canadian Studies 15, *Math 10C, *Science 10, Yoga 15, Dance 15, CALM and French 10.

Upgrading Previously Attempted or Completed Courses - English 10-1, Social Studies 10-1, Math C and Science 10

*First time Courses Math 10C and Science 10 require 80% average in grade 9 math and a principal recommendation

Highs School Grade 11

First time courses offered (or needing to upgrade) - English 20-2, Social Studies 20-2, Math 20-3, Math 20-4, Science 24, Canadian Studies 25, French 20, CALM, World Religion 30, Philosophies of Humans 30 and Anthropology 30 (open to grade 11 students).

Upgrading Previously Attempted or Completed Courses - English 20-1, Social Studies 20-1, Math 20-1, Math 20-2, Bio 20, Physics 20 and Chemistry 20

High School Grade 12

First time courses offered (or upgrade) -English 30-2, Social Studies 30-2, Math 30-3, Math 30-4, French 30, World Religion 30, Philosophies of Humans 30 and Anthropology 30.

Upgrading Previously Attempted or Completed Courses - English 30-1, Social Studies 30-1

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Please contact Myka Breymann 403-707-5553 for additional information and specific questions.

myka.breymann@crps.ca