Preparing for High School

Teachers at DMCS will be supporting students and families with High School Registration in January - February 2022.

2021-2022 Virtual High School Open Houses:

Please go to the High School Websites for meeting links and more information.

  • Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School
    • Joane Cardinal-Schubert High School is the designated high school for current grade 9 students attending Dr. George Stanley School. Please review the 3 attached documents for information regarding Open Houses and Complementary Course Selection. 
  • Henry Wise Wood High School 
    •  HWW is has provided information for their specialized IB program. Please see the 3 attached documents for their school and Open House information. 
    • See IB Information on the right side of this page. 
  • Jack James High School 
    • Jack James offers both K&E and Diploma academics at the -2 level with a wide variety of shop-based experiences – from Commercial Cooking to Autobody, and Horticulture to Animation/Web Design as well as access to some shops at Forest Lawn.  Jack James is able to complete the Certificate of Achievement on site with a programmed workplace practicum program, which is especially valuable in this current climate where jobs are difficult to find.  Students can also complete a Diploma program at Jack James. Please see the 2 attached documents for information. 

Registration & Transfers Info 

  • Beginning Feb. 1: High School Transfers information is available for your CBE families to review and online transfers can be submitted. 


Information about high school programs (other than virtual or school tours/open houses) 

  • Please refer to the chosen high school websites – all high schools have been asked to update their websites to specify what is offered at their schools. 
  • Another great resource is the corporate website for high schools for access to course guides. 

Transfer Process Dates 

  • Feb. 1 – Mar. 15 – Families submit transfer requests (JCS applications will be done in class, out of area students will have to apply for their designated schools at home with their guardians) 
  • Mar. 16 – High Schools will verify transfer requests 
  • Mar. 21 – Draws will begin to take place centrally and parents will be emailed by to confirm that the transfer request has been submitted 
  • Apr. 4 – Parents will be emailed to let them know if they were successful in their request 
  • Apr. 4–14 – Parents confirm spots by email to the school 

Common Questions 

New students to CBE wanting an Alternative Program for Languages or IB in Grade 10: 

Current CBE students wanting IB in Grade 10: 

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