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Specialized Schools and Programs

Specialized Schools and Programs

TDSB students have access to specialized programs that offer unique opportunities and focus on a variety of interests. Each specialized program has specific requirements as well as unique admission criteria. Application to Specialized Programs is made directly to each program based on Optional Attendance.

Arts Focus/Programs

Do you wish to pursue visual and performing arts at a professional level? A specialized arts program may be for you!

Arts Focused Schools

Visual Arts Programs

Cyber Arts/Studies

Would you like to be part of a project-based, student-driven, enriched environment? Cyber Arts programs integrate artistic expression and knowledge of design with technical experience combining the Fine Arts with Computer Technology and Communication Media.

Cyber Arts

Cyber Studies

Elite/Exceptional Athletes

Are you a provincial or national athlete? TDSB Elite Athletes/Arts programs will accommodate your needs and allow special timetables and unusual arrangements to coexist with coaching and travel schedules.

Integrated Technology

In this program, students are encouraged to use math, science and tech skills in all subject areas. It encourages students to combine the knowledge of traditional academic disciplines with a problem solving approach to change.

International Baccalaureate

The International Baccalaureate Program is a world renowned graduation diploma, recognized for admission to universities throughout the world. All external examinations, certificates and diplomas are prepared, graded and awarded by the Geneva-based International Baccalaureate Office.

Leadership Pathway

The Leadership Pathway program helps students assume ownership for their leadership development. Students must take the initiative to become involved in a variety of in-school and community leadership opportunities. Students develop and expand their leadership skills through involvement in clubs and councils, specialized classes, additional community involvement hours, guest speaker sessions and workshops.

Math, Science & Technology

Do you have a deep understanding and interest in math, science or technology? These specialized programs may be for you.

Advanced Placement (AP)

AP is a specialized enrichment program that focuses on mathematics, computers, sciences, arts and humanities.