SPECIALIST HIGH SKILLS MAJOR
Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) programs help students to focus on a particular career path while meeting the requirements of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). At Maxwell Heights we currently have 2 SHSM programs in the Technological Education Department: Construction and Information & Communication Technology (ICT).
ONTARIO YOUTH APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM
Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) is a program in which students can explore and work in different apprenticeship occupations. This program starts in Grade 11 or Grade 12 through the Cooperative Education Program and allows students to acquire hours towards the total hours required for that specific apprenticeship.