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Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards 314
Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards

​ECSS Award Descriptions:
At ECSS we are proud to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of our students in various aspects of school life, such as the arts, academics, athletics as well as the demonstration of good character.
Academic accomplishments recognized at ECSS include the following:
ECSS Honour Roll: A student that achieves an overall average of 80% or above on a full course load taken through the day school program.   Note: Courses taken outside of the day school program, (summer school, online learning, private school, etc.), are not included in the calculation.
ECSS Outstanding Academic Achievement (Highest overall average/grade): This is awarded by YRDSB for overall academic achievement to two students in each grade who have demonstrated​ notable success during the school year at ECSS.
Subject Award Certificate: Departments at ECSS will recognize students for their outstanding achievement based on predetermined criteria. For additional information, contact the Department Head.


Ontario Scholar: A grade 12 student that achieves an aggregate of 480 marks in their top six ministry-approved courses. This calculation could include ministry approved courses taken outside of the day school program.​

Ministry-approved courses are the following:

  • any Grade 12 university preparation, university/college preparation, college preparation, workplace preparation, and/or open courses authorized under OSS, including locally developed courses approved by the ministry
  • cooperative education courses related to any of the above courses
  • dual credit courses in college-delivered dual credit programs approved by the ministry any Ontario Academic Courses (OACs) authorized under OSIS​

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