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Semester 1 Start Information

Please read all of this information carefully. Click on Read More to open this posting for full information.

Courses Starting the Week of Sep 11, 2017

The following courses will start during the week of Sept 11:

  • HHS4U - Course opens Thurs Sept 14.  First live class is Mon Sept 18.
  • TGJ2O - Opened Tuesday Sept 12.
  • HZT4U - Course opens Thurs Sept 14.  First live class is Tues Sept 19.
  • GLS1O (section 4 only) Opened Wed Sept 13.  First live class is Thurs Sept 14 at 8 am.

Updates will be posted as they become available.

First VLC Terry Fox Run was a Success!

We held our first Terry Fox Run as a school this year and were the only virtual high school in Canada to participate.  We raised awareness of the importance on cancer research and contributed $2508.00 to this cause.  We are very proud of our students for their significant efforts and for getting outside and being active!

Week of Kindness - Student Council Competition

It’s that time of year again—Bullying Awareness and Prevention Week! Over the course of this week, Ontario schools are going to be immersed in the act of raising awareness about bullying and standing up against it.  We are challenging all students to create artistic pieces of any kind—poetry, film production, poster, drawing, etc.—focused on raising awareness about bullying, the effects of bullying, or how to stop bullying.

National Aboriginal Day

June 21st, 2017 is National Aboriginal Day.  At the VLC we are firm allies in the process of reconciliation.

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test

All Gr. 10 students, and those Gr. 11 or 12 students who need to meet the OSSLT requirement, should check the Student Guide for critical information ASAP.  The OSSLT is scheduled for Thursday March 30th, 2017 from 9:00am to 12:00 pm.

Happy Holidays!
Happy Holidays!

The staff of the Virtual Learning Centre wishes everyone a happy holiday season.  

OSSLT Registration Deadline

All VLC students wishing to write the OSSLT on March 30th, 2017, must register by Friday, March 3rd, 2017.  See Student Guide Announcements for details.

Semester 2 Registration

Registration opened for Semester 2 on October 24th, 2016.

At this late juncture, please select at least two alternate course choices when registering. Courses that you select may be full by the time we receive your supporting documentation. We may have to adjust your first course choices with alternate choices in order to provide you a timetable with the number of credits requested.

Timetables and teaching assignments will not be available until courses begin throughout the week of February 6th, 2017

Withdrawing from Courses

Please check the Student Guide announcement and the FAQ section of this website for information about how to withdraw from courses.

PA Day - October 6th

Friday, October 6th, 2017 is a PA Day.  No live classes or open office sessions.  

Semester 1 Final Report Cards

Report cards from Semester 1 were mailed on Wednesday, February 15th to all students who have submitted their proctor form(s).

If you have not received your report card, inform the office using your 'Student Notes' (found within your application).  Please include your full mailing address.

Mental Health Awareness Week

May 1st to 5th is Mental Health Awareness week.

VLC Bursary Winners

Congratulations to VLC Bursary Winners -  Bryce McRae and Avery Spencer!

VLC Graduates
VLC Graduates

We are very proud of all our VLC graduates.  Please accept best wishes for where ever your lives take you next.

This photo is of all those grads who were able to travel to Lindsay for our ceremony yesterday!

Best Wishes for the Summer

Best wishes for Summer to all our VLC students and families.  Rest, relax and rejuvinate.  Have fun with your family and friends, and, above all, stay safe.

Sept 9/16 Courses in Session
Semester 2 is now in session

Registration is closed.

VLC Student Council Elections

The VLC Student Council is a great way for students to get involved.  Please see the posting in the Student Guide announcements for full details.

One Brave Night for Mental Health

Tonight, Team VLC will be taking part in the One Brave Night for Mental Health fundrainsing event!