News

National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day was celebrated on June 21st.  It is important that we all acknowledge the importance of Indigenous People in Canadian society and take a role in the process of reconciliation.

June 19, 2019
Exam Encouragement

Please check the student guide for some important exam announcements.

 

June 11, 2019
Late Application Date - June 14, 2019

Applications submitted after June 14th are considered late. Any support documentation received after June 14th is also considered late.  Please check your email and junk mail for requests from our office.

 

Late applications will be reviewed beginning the week of August 26th.

June 4, 2019
Deadline for Outstanding Sem 2 Coursework

A reminder that all assignments, which have had extensions approved, are due on Friday, June 14th, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

May 6, 2019
Power Outages - May 6

Unfortunately, there are widespread power outages in the City of Kawartha Lakes.  Many of our teachers work within the impacted areas.  We apologize for any interruptions to live classes this afternoon.

April 30, 2019
Summer School Registration is Now Closed

Registration for VLC Summer School opened on May 1st at 9:30 a.m.  Registration was closed on Friday May 10th at 3:00 p.m

April 30, 2019
Mid-Term Reports

Semester 2 Mid-term report cards have been mailed out to all students to the address we have on file.  If you have not received your report card by Friday, May 10th, please update your student notes. Be sure to include your current mailing address.

April 30, 2019
Full Disclosure

Students in senior courses (grade 11/12) have until May 8th at 11:59 pm to withdraw from a course without the course showing up on a transcript. 

Full disclosure does not apply to students in Grades 9 or 10 courses.

 

April 16, 2019
New Student Registration

New student registration for Fall 2019-20 opens on April 23rd at 9:30 a.m.

April 1, 2019
PA DAY - April 5th

Friday April 5th is a PA Day.  There will be no open office sessions on this day.

World Autism Day 2019

April 2nd in World Autism Day.  Many cities and countries around the world light up their landmarks blue to help increase understanding and acceptance of people with Autism.  Join us as we show support by wearing blue on April 2nd.

Server Maintenance

We will be performing server maintenance on Sunday, March 31st at 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Access may be limited.

 

Friday April 5th PA DAY

On Friday, April 5, 2019  The Virtual Learning Centre education staff will be focusing their learning primarily on Program Improvement Planning.   There will be no open office sessions. Please see full post for agenda.

Full Disclosure Date (Gr. 11 and 12 Courses)

Important Information For all Gr. 11 and 12 Students

Students in senior courses (grade 11/12) have until May 8th, 2019 at 11:59 pm to withdraw from a course without the course showing up on a transcript. 

Full disclosure does not apply to students in Grades 9 or 10 courses.

World Down Syndrome Day

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) falls on March 21st each year.  It is a United Nations officially sanctioned day of awareness. 

To show our support of WDSD we are encouraging all students and staff to wear blue and yellow clothing and crazy coloured socks!

Registration for 2019-2020

It is anticipated that registration for 2019-2020 Semester 1 will open mid-April.  Please monitor this website for updated information. 

March 19, 2019
OSSLT Update

OSSLT is scheduled to be written at 9:00 am on Wednesday March 27th.  Good luck to all those students involved.  If you have prepared for this test, you should do well.

All Gr. 10 live classes will be cancelled on Wednesday March 27th only.

March 8, 2019
March Break

Happy March Break to all VLC students and families.  We hope the weather is kind and you get to take a break from the computers!

The VLC Office will be closed from March 11th to 15th.  Classes resume on Monday March 18th.

March 8, 2019
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2019

Campaign theme is #BalanceforBetter

A balanced world is a better world. How can you help forge a more gender-balanced world?
Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.

(from www.internationalwomensday.com)

March 7, 2019
Adobe Connect Upgrade - March Break - Updated March 12

Updated March 12 - The VLC will be performing server maintenance on our Adobe Connect servers over the March Break. 

Adobe Connect servers will not be available from Monday, March 11th at 7:00 AM to Wednesday, March 13th at 4:00 PM

This will effect recorded meetings and course content presentations.