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Alternative Education

The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic School Board is committed to providing individualized programming for students experiencing significant difficulties with regualr attendance at school.

Available programs include:

Alternative Education Program

Supervised Alternative Learning (SAL)

Home Instruction - On school site

Home Instruction - Students home or alternative location


All programs provide

Individualized approach to:

  • Spiritual focus on the Catholic Graduate Experience
  • Credit acquisition - compulsory and optional credits
  • Credit recovery for previously failed courses
  • Credit rescue of current credits
  • Participation in the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT)
  • Literacy course
  • Community service hours

Support includes:

  • Teachers
  • Social workers
  • Child and youth worker
  • Principal
  • Secretarial support
  • Community partners
  • Special education resources

Program goals:

  • Appreciation for the value of learning
  • Academic achievement
  • Application of positive attitude
  • Attendance increase



Terre Slaght

Principal of Continuing Education
St. Mary Catholic Learning Centre

455 Colborne Street | Brantford, ON | N3S 3N8

T: 519.756.6505 ext. 402

F: 519.753.6555 |