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 Welcome to UHS

 

 

 Grade 8 Open House Video

 

Grade 8 Open House Slides (English): Grade 8 Open House UHS 2020-2021 (English)

Grade 8 Open House Slides (Chinese): Grade 8 Open House UHS 2020-2021 (Chinese)

If you would like to speak with someone at the school about registration, please contact us at:

Phone: (905) 479-2787 x 458
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FAQs

How do I register to attend Unionville High School?
 
 
How do I learn more about the STEM program?
 
    • Information about our STEM program can be found by viewing our brochure here: STEM Brochure & Program Details
    • CURRENT GRADE 8 STUDENTS must click here to register for the STEM program: STEM Program Application Request Form
    • Please note: The online registration form must be completed using Chrome and you must have a Google account. Only a parent or guardian can complete the registration form.
    • A separate registration form is required to attend Unionville High School. If your child is not registered, please call the Guidance department at 905-479-2787 x 458 to register.

Where can I find information about the ARTS program?
 
    • Please consult the Arts Unionville Website for more information
    • Students must apply using Edsby. Instructions for existng and new users can be found here: Edsby Registration InstructionLog into Edsby to view the application from November 16th until December 7th. An ePortfolio is required and will be communicated at a later date.

Please check out the following links to learn more about each discipline and the arts at UHS!
 
Drama:         https://youtu.be/ZPOIDMu07Qs
Dance:          https://youtu.be/M989wfV6LXU
Music:           https://youtu.be/6CNNqGjCZb4

 

Students can participate in both programs.  Students would select courses for STEM beginning in Grade 10.

 

What supports are available for students? 
 
  • Academic Supports:  Teachers, Peer Tutors, Student Success, Literacy Teacher, ELL Department, Guidance, Online Resources
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  • Personal Supports:  Guidance Counsellors, Student Success, School Social Worker, Teachers/Coaches/Staff Advisors, Student Services (SERT’s & EA’s), Inclusive Schools and Community Services, Family Services York Region, Community Care and Access Support

 

Special Education:
  • What is an Identification and Placement Review Meeting (IPRC)? 
  •  My child has an Individual Education Plan (IEP), will this continue in high school? 
  •  What is Learning Strategies? Should my child take it? 
    • Yes, we strongly recommend students take Learning Strategies in both grade 9 (GLE101) and grade 10 (GLE201). The grade 9 course provides a lot of support with the transition to high school, while the grade 10 course prepares students for the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT).  
    • Learning Strategies, GLE101 
  • Can my child attend Arts Unionville and or STEM and take Learning Strategies? 
    • Yes, your child can participate in both of these programs while taking the Grade 9 Learning Strategies, GLE101. 

 

  

Please send us any additional questions by clicking the link below:
Additional Questions Form

 

Q&A (we've answered your questions) 

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​We will transfer from Alberta to York summer 2021, but do not have proof of address yet. How do we go about applying for my daughters for Grade 9 and Grade 10 respectively? What do you need from our current school for my Grade 10'er to receive credits for her Grade 9 subjects?​ Once you have an address in Markham, please book an appointment with the Reception Centre. You will need a transcript from your children's school in Alberta.​
Why do we need to pay a $25 fee? the $25 fee is only for students applying to the Unionville Arts Intensive Program. This fee pays for the ajudication of the students' e-portfolios.
​When do we audition? ​The e-portfolio and interview details will be communicated in December to students who have applied through Edsby.
 

 


 

 


 

 

 

 
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