Important Dates & Events 2019 – 2020

Important Semester 1 Dates: 2019 – 2020


26 – 28  YMCA Newcomer Orientation Week (NOW) 8:30 to 3:30PM


 3 First Day of School
E-Learning Orientation:  Library Seminar Room
Session 1    Thursday, September 6   8:20 – 9:35am
E-Learning Orientation:  Library Seminar Room
Session 2    Thursday, September 6  11:50am – 1:10pm
Last day to request a program change on student timetable
Counsellor online booking opens
10 Night School Course offerings for September 2019 (Classes will run from Monday, September 23, 2019 – Monday, January 13, 2020 (subject to sufficient enrolment).
 20 Professional Activity Day (no school for students)
23 Night School begins
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 27 – 29


1 Access to 2019 online Ontario College Application
Term 1 Progress Report
15 Ontario Universities are coming to you!
Parent/Teacher Night 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
14 Canadian Thanksgiving Holiday (School Holiday)

Ontario Universities’ Regional Fair (OURF)

Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute;  301 Charles St E, Kitchener, ON  N2G 2P8

Time: 6:00:00 PM – 8:00:00 PM     Format: Fair Style

18 Related imageCommencement for 2019 Graduates  7:30 pm at FHCI
Individual Pathway Planning:  Grade 9 classroom visits: Career Development Support – Take Our Kids to Work/Nov 6, 2019
University of Waterloo visit  Monday, October 22  11:00 – 11:55 am FHCI Library
Description:  A representative from the University of Waterloo will be here to speak to students about post secondary education.
23 – 24

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Enercare Centre – Hall B, Exhibition Place, Toronto

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019 – 5:00pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday, October 24, 2019 – 9:00am-2:00pm
25  Professional Development Day (no classes for students)


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FHCI Post-Secondary Pathway Event

When: 8:45am – 11:30am
Where: FHCI Gym 1 (map)
Description: Representatives from Ontario colleges and universities will be on site to speak with potential FHCI graduates.
14 University (OUAC) PIN distribution
 7  Term 1 ends
8  Term 2 begins
11  poppy
Interim Report Card
Conestoga College visit  Tuesday, November 13  11:00 – 11:55 am FHCI Library
Description:  A representative from Conestoga College will be here to speak to students about college education.

Take Our Kids To Work Day  2019

15 Professional Development Day (no classes for students)
Mark Disclosure (all course drops must be completed by 4 pm)
Interim report card distribution


Night School course offerings for Winter/Spring 2019
23 Christmas Holiday (December 23, 2019 to January 3, 2020 inclusive)
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3 Christmas Holidays end
6 Classes resume

Deadline to submit your completed university application to the Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC)


MY WAY portal opens for 2020- 2021 Course Selection Cycle

13 Night School ends
15 Grade 8 Open House
Non-returning/graduating 2019 students enter destination information in MY WAY
Study days
24 – 30 Semester 1 Final Exam schedule begins/ends
31 Professional Development Day (no classes for students)

Important Semester 2 Dates: 2019


Deadline to submit your completed college application to Ontario College Application Service (OCAS)

  Night School registration opens (all courses are in-class with the teacher)
2  First day of Semester 2 / Summative Review Day
Night school registration closes Feb. 6 @ 4:o0 pm
E-Learning Orientation Session # 1 in the Library (A & B Block) (Mandatory to attend ONE session.)
11 First class of Winter 2019 Night School

E-Learning Orientation Session # 2 in the Library (C & D Block)

(Mandatory to attend ONE session.)

MY WAY Course Selection Cycle 2020 – 2021

February  – Grade 12 returning or not graduating

February   – Grade 11

February   – Grade 10

February   – Grade 9

   Semester 1 final report card distribution
17 Family Day Holiday
Mark disclosure
   MY WAY portal closes @ 4 pm (changes made after this date will NOT be saved)


   Progress Report
   Parent/Teacher Night 5:30 – 7:30 pm
16-20  March Break (no school)
19 First day of spring
31 Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test


2020-21 FHCI Program Verification Cycle

Program Verification due:  (Signature required)

2-Credit Summer School Co-op application OPEN (application deadline  @ 4pm)
3  Professional Activity Day (no classes for students)
15 Term 1 ends
16 Term 2 starts
10 -13 Easter holidaysWhat was Easter lily (image) before it went by that common name? Bermuda lily.
30 Interim report card distribution


1 Summer School registration begins
7 Mark Disclosure (all course drops must be completed by 4 pm)
 10 OSAP presentation Place: Library Chrome Lab  11:00 – 11:50 am
 20  Victoria Day Holiday
  Last class of Night School
 27  Grade 8 visits Forest Heights:  Innovate, Extended French, ELL, Regular program


 19 & 20  Exam Preparation Days
   20 Deadline to submit Community Services Hours (for potential graduates only)
7 Deadline to Register for Summer School Blended Online Courses
 20 – 26  Semester Two Final Exams
TBA Deadline to register for Summer School New and Credit Recovery Courses
 27 & 28  Professional Activity Days (no classes for students)


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 Summer School

Jacob Hespeler SS: New Credit, Credit Recovery, Online Blended, Reach Ahead and High School Prep.

Sir John A. MacDonald:  Grade 11 & 12 New Credit, Online Blended and Reach Ahead.


 26-28  YMCA Newcomer Orientation Week (NOW)