English

Summer School Classes

Build a strong path for academic success with Metro Continuing Education. With Metro’s summer school English courses, you can complete a 5-credit course in four weeks!

Courses offered

2022 Schedule times

July 4 - 28

  • Online Virtual Class
  • Mon - Fri (19 classes)
  • Morning 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Summer school 2022 is only open to current Edmonton Public School students or students who will be attending an Edmonton Public School in September 2022.

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Course details


English 10-2

In the English 10-2 program, students will develop a variety of reading, comprehension and writing strategies and well they will respond to texts at a variety of different levels of sophistication. This course sequence satisfies the English Language Arts requirements for a high school diploma and it will prepare students for some post-secondary programs.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: Language Arts 9 (50%+)

Credits: 5

English 20-2

In the English 20-2 program, students will develop a variety of reading, comprehension and writing strategies and well they will respond to texts at a variety of different levels of sophistication. This course sequence satisfies the English Language Arts requirements for a high school diploma, and it will prepare students for some post-secondary programs.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: English 10-2 (50%) or English 10-1 (40%)

Credits: 5

English 30-2

In the English 30-2 program, students will develop a variety of reading, comprehension and writing strategies and well they will respond to texts at a variety of different levels of sophistication. This course sequence satisfies the English Language Arts requirements for a high school diploma, and it will prepare students for some post-secondary programs.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: English 20-2 (50%) and English 20-1 (40%)

Credits: 5

At this time Alberta Education is planning to administer diploma exams in August for 30 level classes. Students are required to write the diploma exam to receive a final mark in the course. Students must be available to write the exam in person. Click here for details.

English 10-1

Students in English 10-1 will analyze, respond to and create complex texts as well as identify and examine ways in which cultural and societal influences are reflected in a variety of Canadian and international texts. The 10-1, 20-1, 30-1 course sequence challenges students to develop a level of sophistication in their literary analyses and written expression, making 30-1 the necessary prerequisite for most university faculties and other post-secondary institutions.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: Language Arts 9 (60%+ recommended)

Credits: 5

English 20-1

Students in English 20-1 will analyze, respond to and create complex texts as well as identify and examine ways in which cultural and societal influences are reflected in a variety of Canadian and international texts. The 10-1, 20-1, 30-1 course sequence challenges students to develop a level of sophistication in their literary analyses and written expression, making 30-1 the necessary prerequisite for most university faculties and other post-secondary institutions.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: English 10-1 (50%) or English 20-2 (65%)

Credits: 5

English 30-1

Students in English 30-1 will analyze, respond to and create complex texts as well as identify and examine ways in which cultural and societal influences are reflected in a variety of Canadian and international texts. The 10-1, 20-1, 30-1 course sequence challenges students to develop a level of sophistication in their literary analyzes and written expression, making 30-1 the necessary prerequisite for most university faculties and other post-secondary institutions.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.
Registration for all classes that started on July 4 is now closed.

Prerequisite: English 20-1 (50%) or English 30-2 (50%)

Credits: 5

At this time Alberta Education is planning to administer diploma exams in August for 30 level classes. Students are required to write the diploma exam to receive a final mark in the course. Students must be available to write the exam in person. Click here for details.

Reading 15

This course will provide students with an opportunity to continue to build essential skills in English. The intensive program will stress: ELEMENTS OF GOOD WRITING - review of correct sentence structure, capitalization, paragraph writing, writing style, composition, essay writing. COMMUNICATION SKILLS - pronunciation improvement, expressing ideas verbally, expressing supporting options, listening skills. Successful students will earn 5 credits in Reading 10.

These classes take place in an online virtual classroom.
Students are encouraged to register at their home school site if it is available. If your home school site is not available, please choose another site as all classes are held online.

No classes available.

Credits: 5



Prerequisites

Please review the prerequisite requirements before registering for your summer school course. Students who register without the prerequisite(s) must withdraw from the course and the $60 program fee will not be refunded.

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