Grade 12 Information

News and information for our grade 12 students will be posted here throughout the year. Check back frequently for updates!

REMIND App

REMIND is a one-way text service that allows the Student Services Department to keep you informed with important information and reminders of upcoming events.

Graduating students (last name A-K) - Join through this link or by texting @smt2022 to 613-706-4074.

Graduating students (last name L-Z) - Join through this link or by texting @smtgrad22 to 613-706-4074.

Parents of 2022 grads - Join through this link or by texting @smtfam2022 to 613-706-4074.

Key Dates

Jan 13, 2022 - Deadline to submit your completed application to OUAC - Ontario Universities' Application Centre (Visit their website for the latest and most accurate information.)

Feb. 1, 2022 - Deadline to submit your completed application to OCAS - Ontario College Application Service. (Visit their website for the latest and most accurate information.)

Important Notice: In order to attend the 2022 graduation ceremony, students must have the 20 hours of community service completed by: TBD.

Prom Info

TBA

Grad Retreat

TBA

Graduation Ceremony

TBA

School Letter

The school letter is awarded to graduates who have made outstanding contributions to our school community during their high school years and who model our school motto “Love & Dignity”. We strongly encourage students to submit the record of activities, (the application) at the end of each year. The activities need to be signed by teachers. If you wait until the end of grade 12 you may have difficulties tracking down teachers from a few years ago.

Post-secondary Planning

Post-Secondary Information


2021 Grade 12 INFO University & College

Applying to an Ontario University

Application to an Ontario university is done through the Ontario University Application Centre (OUAC).

A Guide to Applying to Ontario's Universities

Deadlines are important - OUAC online applications for equal consideration will be due in mid-January (date TBA). Graduates require their confidential PIN number which will be mailed to them by OUAC. Students will receive the PIN letter at their home address.

Important dates for (OUAC) university applications:

January 13, 2022 - Deadline to submit your completed application to the OUAC

May 27, 2022 - The latest date all high school applicants can expect a response from an Ontario university. This includes an offer of admission; a refusal; or a deferral, once additional information is received

June 1, 2022 - The earliest date an Ontario high school student may be required to respond to an Ontario university offer of admission and give a financial commitment.

Applying to an Ontario College

Applying to college is done on-line through the Ontario College Application System (OCAS). Read full details about applying to colleges in Ontario.

  • Review the online application tutorials and important dates.

  • Ontario Colleges start receiving application data (marks) mid-November.

  • Create your username and password when first logging in. Keep the username and password in a safe place, as you will need it when you return to your application to make changes or check the status of your application.

  • Write down your OCAS application number. You will need this number if you contact OCAS or the colleges for information.

Important dates for College applications:

October 2021 - Online application service opens

November 1, 2021 - Earliest offer date. Offers will continue to be issued until programs are filled or waitlists are established.

February 1, 2022 - Equal Consideration Date. First application deadline.

May 1, 2022 - Deadline to confirm offers of acceptance.

June 2022 - Payment of tuition deposit is due. Each college sets its own tuition deposit amount and payment deadline

Workplace Transition Information

Working in Canada is a new government website loaded with valuable information.

A great starting point is to click on List of Occupations, browse the many occupations, click on one and scroll through the pages to read about wages, job descriptions, employment trends, etc.

Employment Projection Use the drop down menu for NOC Title to select a job, click on Employment in the Available Components box. You can look at the numbers or convert it to a graph to look at employment trends for various occupations.


Apprenticeships

List of Trades in Ontario

Virtual Tours of Apprenticeship Programs in Ontario

Honors and Awards Information

See the OCSB Graduation Bursaries and Awards document for a full listing of all awards offered by the school board, as well as specific requirements and application deadlines.


All applicants must complete the SMTHS Graduation Information form and print a hard copy to be considered for any of the awards/bursaries. See Student Services for the application form. Note that many of the awards/bursaries also require a supplement application.


Deadlines: All applicants must meet the Student Services deadline to be considered for the award/bursary.


Application Submission: A hard copy of your application must be submitted by the deadline to Student Services.