Summer Programmes

eLearning Summer Programmes

Ridley is a member of eLearning Consortium Canada (ELCC), the only provider of online courses specifically designed for independent and private schools in the country. Through the ELCC, we offer summer online programmes for Grade 11 and 12 participants.
The ELearning programme offers many opportunities for students. However, online learning is not appropriate for every student; please consult the Guidance Counselor at your home school, and check out the ELCC website to find out if these opportunity is right for you: http://www.elccanada.ca/
All course material is delivered through online instruction; there is no textbook required. Computer and internet access are a must. Students' login and password information will be provided in the welcome email from the teacher (which will be emailed to the email address provided on the registration form) a week before classes start. In order for students to be successful in this programme, they should expect to be online for their course every day. Students should expect to spend at least six hours per day on these courses. Office hours are based on Eastern Time Zone.
Dates: July 26-August 20, 2021

Cost: $1,395 (due in full at the time of online registration)
Registration deadline by July 19th, 2021
*Note to all Ridley families: all Summer Academy and Enrichment Course fees must be paid separately
from the student’s Ridley College account.
Courses may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Students will be notified by
Monday, July 12th, 2021 should this be the case.

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  • Grade 11: Functions, University Preparation (MCR3U)

    This course introduces the mathematical concept of the function by extending a student’s experiences with linear and quadratic relations. 

    Participants will:
    • Investigate properties of discrete and continuous functions, including trigonometric and exponential functions
    • Represent functions numerically, algebraically and graphically
    • Solve problems involving applications of functions
    • Investigate inverse functions
    • Develop skills in determining equivalent algebraic expressions
    • Participants reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems

    Prerequisite: Principles of Mathematics, Grade 10, Academic

    Dates: July 26th to August 20th
    Times: Monday to Friday, online hours may vary
    Course Fee: $1,395
  • Grade 12: Advanced Functions, University Preparation (MHF4U)

    This course extends a student’s experience with functions and is often a university admissions requirement.

    Participants will:
    • Investigate the properties of polynomial, rational, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions
    • Develop techniques for combining functions
    • Broaden their understanding of rates of change
    • Develop the ability to apply these concepts and skills
    • Refine their use of the mathematical processes necessary for success in senior mathematics
    • This course is intended for students taking the Calculus and Vectors course as a prerequisite for a university programme and for those wishing to consolidate their understanding of mathematics before proceeding to any one of a variety of university programmes.
    Prerequisite: Functions, Grade 11, University Preparation, or Mathematics for College Technology, Grade 12, College Preparation

    Dates: July 26th to August 20th
    Times: Monday to Friday, online hours may vary
    Course Fee: $1,395

Contact Us

Ridley College Summer Programmes
P.O. Box 3013 - 2 Ridley Road
St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3
905-684-1889 x2350 or x2351

Summer 2021 Refund Policy

Requests for cancellation or refunds must be made in writing and submitted to the Ridley College Summer Programmes office via email at summerprogrammmes@ridleycollege.com Requests for refunds received prior to four weeks before the start date of the programmes will receive a full refund, less an administration fee of 10 per cent. Refund requests received between one and four weeks prior to the start date of the programme are subject to an Administration Fee of 50 per cent of the total fee. Refund requests received less than one week prior to the start of camp will not qualify for a refund.
Pro-rated refunds are not available for days absent, meals not taken or other services not fully utilized. The full session’s fees are due and payable if a child is registered and attends any part of a session.
Any camper who exhibits behaviour that is deemed in appropriate by the Summer Programmes Manager will have their participation suspended or terminated without a refund.
Ridley endeavours to provide one week notice for the cancellation of any week of camp; however, all families will be offered an alternate programme for the same week or a full refund.
If we are advised by the Provincial and Health Advisories to cancel any or all sessions of a summer programme due to COVID-19 regulations and restrictions, all registration fees will be refunded in full.

P.O. Box 3013, 2 Ridley Road St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 7C3 Canada 905 684 1889
With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.