Curriculum

JUNIOR & SENIOR KINDERGARTEN

The balanced, play-based programs of Venta kindergarten provide a warm, nurturing environment where children are offered a unique and positive experience of school.


Children are stimulated to learn by using their imagination and creativity, expressing themselves, and interacting positively with others. Their curiosity, sense of exploration and openness to possibility is valued and encouraged.


The curriculum includes a focus on the outdoors, exploration and inquiry, personal and social development, language development, and mathematics and numeracy, French, art, music and physical education.


PRIMARY DIVISION (GRADES 1-3)

Each child flourishes from our strong academic programme, individual attention and enriched curriculum. The curriculum comprises the following subject areas; language arts, math, science, French, social studies, music, art, and physical education.


JUNIOR DIVISION (GRADES 4-6)

In the junior years students build on academic skills in a supportive learning environment.

They are challenged to develop critical thinking, research, and organizational skills. Commitment to excellence on behalf of the whole school community is valued. Teachers encourage students to become independent, creative, and enthusiastic learners who are interested in the world around them. The following subject areas make up the curriculum; language arts, math, science, French, social studies, music, art, physical education, and health.


SENIOR DIVISION (GRADES 7-10)

In the senior grades, students are provided with a structured and dynamic learning environment which stresses academic achievement, organization, problem solving, and critical thinking skills.

Teachers encourage students to become independent, creative, and enthusiastic learners who are interested in the world around them.

Through integrated projects, community service initiatives, and leadership roles, our senior students are asked to take greater responsibility within our community. We look to them to model our code of conduct for the younger students. The following subject areas make up the curriculum; language arts, math, science, French, history, music, drama, art, physical education and health.

The following are the courses offered to Venta Grade 9 and 10 students:

Grade 9

  1. English
  2. Mathematics 9
  3. Mathematics 10
  4. Science
  5. Geography
  6. French
  7. Music
  8. Art
  9. Physical Education


Grade 10

  1. English
  2. Mathematics 11
  3. Science 10
  4. Science 11
  5. Music
  6. Art or French
  7. Careers / Civics
  8. History
  9. Physical Education
2013 Old Carp Road Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0
info@ventaprep.com
(613) 839 2175
© 2017 Venta Preparatory School. All rights reserved.