The program chosen for Centre High ESL students is based on their English proficiency. ESL students joining Centre High from other schools continue their programming based on the ESL classes already completed. New students are assessed and based on this initial assessment, they are placed in the program that best supports their proficiency.
The courses offered in the ESL program include:
- ESL Levels 1-4,
- English for Academic Success 35
- Reading 15/25
- English 10-2, 20-2, 30-2,
- Social 10-2, 20-2
- Science 15 and Science 10,
- Math 15,
- Canadian Studies 15/25,
- ESL students from levels 1-4 have access to an ESL tutor.
An Assistant Principal is assigned to work with ESL students ( ESL level 1-4 and grade 10 courses) and their teachers to better support their needs (financial support, counseling, community services)