The learning program provided for each student is modified on the basis of the results obtained through continuous assessment and evaluation. Cooperative education is available for students who wish to earn credits through work experience. Ministry-approved dual-credit programs are available to students who wish to earn high school credit while taking a college course; dual credit helps to prepare students for a successful transition to a college or an apprenticeship program. M.F. McHugh Education teachers focus on supporting our students in earning their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) and helping them transition to post-secondary education or the world of work.
A full range of courses from the Ontario curriculum is offered, including:The Arts, Business, Canadian and World Studies, Information Technology, Dual Credit, English, Guidance and Career Education, History and Geography, Mathematics, Native Studies, Health and Physical Education, Science, Social Sciences and the Humanities (including Sociology, Anthropology and Psychology), Cooperative Education.
In addition to their regular academic programming, students are given opportunities throughout the year to work with a McHugh Itinerant Tech Teacher on a variety of projects to develop hands-on skill, and to create meaningful learning opportunities.
At the completion of their time with McHugh, students and staff are provided additional support from a McHugh Transitions Teacher, to ensure a safe and successful transition for those involved.