Secondary Life Skills

Program Description 

The Secondary Life Skills Programs are small supportive classes for students in grades 8 to 12 with Autism, Physical Disabilities, Deaf/Blind, Chronic Health and who have a Moderate to Severe /Profound Intellectual Disability. Students in this program earn an Evergreen certificate upon school leaving.  

Curriculum Emphasis

  • communication skills 
  • functional academic skills 
  • teaching appropriate behavioural and social emotional skills 
  • Independent daily living skills
  • work experience where appropriate
  • transition to post-secondary options 
  • providing social emotional programming 

For more information on programs within the VSB, please contact your school's Resource Teacher.

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