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Graduated Adult Learner
Graduated Adult Learners (adults who are 20 years of age or older as of July 1, 2015, AND who have graduated from secondary school) Notice: As of May 1st, 2015, adult upgrade courses will no longer be subsidized by the Ministry and a non refundable course fee of $600.00 per course will be charged. Adults in upgrade courses already, may complete them for free.
For consulting about 10-12 courses please call Ron Kilgour 250-5057011 or 250-354-4311 – extension 7011 or 1-800-663-4614 extension 7011.
The K-7 program is now full but staff may be added if the need is there. Contact Leslie Swanson for inquires.
The DESK Grade 8 and Grade 9 full time program is now taking applications for the 2015/2016 School Year. Please call Carlene at (250) 505-7032 for a registration package.
Cross enrolled (part-time) 8’s and 9’s program is now full.
- Flexible elementary and secondary learning options in online and print based (blended) formats
- Programs with flexible time lines to fit your schedule
- Programs that may run anytime, anywhere, any pace
- Experienced and innovative teachers and support staff who will guide you through the distance learning process
- The opportunity for full-time or part-time course work and you may study at home
- Courses that supplement your current high school program
- Flexibility to help students cope with the pressures of medical conditions or high level athletics
- A variety of courses for Adults
- DESK is part of School District #8 Kootenay Lake
DESK MISSION STATEMENT:
To ensure the success and growth of every learner by providing quality personalized support and service.
Academic Success . Creativity and Imagination . Citizenship . Resiliency