Adult & Continuing Education

Our Thomas Merton Centre for Continuing Education offers a variety of programs throughout the year, including 

Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada, ESL and FSL

The Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC), English as a Second Language (ESL) and French as a Second Language (FSL) will be delivered via remote learning until December, 2020. ​ 

For more information, visit the Thomas Merton website at: https://merton.hcdsb.org/language-programs/language-instruction-for-newcomers-to-canada-linc/ 

Literacy and Basic Skills Program

The Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) Program will be delivered in a face-to-face format, with a limit of 15 students per class. 

For more information, or to register, please visit: 


Night School Courses

Night school will be offered remotely. For more information, or to register, please visit: https://merton.hcdsb.org/secondary-credits/night-school/ 


International Language Programs – Elementary and Secondary 

International language courses for elementary students and international language credit courses for secondary students will be offered through remote delivery. 

For more information, visit the Thomas Merton website at:

https://merton.hcdsb.org/youth-programs/international-languages/

https://merton.hcdsb.org/secondary-credits/international-credits/


Adult Day Credit Courses 

Credit courses for adults completing their high school diploma will run in a face-to-face format, if 15 or less students; if more than 15 students, the course will follow the secondary day school adapted model of instruction.  ​

For more information, visit the Thomas Merton website at: https://merton.hcdsb.org/secondary-credits/day-school/ 

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