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Organization: Ontario. Ministry of Education - Trillium Demonstration School  
Phone Numbers: 905-878-2851 ext 320
Fax: 905-878-4278
Email: desiree.smith@ontario.ca
Website: www.psbnet.ca/eng/schools/trillium/index.html
Address:
H
347 Ontario St S
Milton, ON
L9T 3X9
Intersection: Ontario St S and Derry Rd
Location: on the campus of E. C Drury School for the Deaf
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates: Sep-Jun
Contacts: Desiree Smith - Principal
905-878-2851 ext 340
Service Description: A residential demonstration school for students with severe learning disabilities that also provides in-service teacher education and consultative services to school boards.

Major services:
School program
  • an intensive and specialized program focusing on cognitive/language development for students with severe learning disabilities at elementary and secondary levels
  • goals and objectives are set in all courses and there is a variety of credit courses offered in the secondary program
  • assistive technology strategies are emphasized
  • initial consultations initiated by student's home school

Residence program - Monday-Friday (mandatory)
  • a structured program including individual and group counselling, instruction in social skills and recreational activities for students with severe learning disabilities

In-service program
  • designed for Ontario educators only
  • one day workshops offered on learning disabilities and related topics that vary annually (see website in September for new list)
  • one day visiting teacher programs allowing teachers to tour school and classes

Resources Services program
  • designed for Ontario school boards to assist them in developing programs for students with learning disabilities
  • educational assessments for students who are potential candidates for Trillium program

The Trillium Demonstration School serves as a catchment area inclusive of southern, central and mid-northern Ontario.

Fees: None
Application: Student's home school to contact Trillium to request consultation
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: identified learning disabled students
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Algoma, Barrie & Area, Brampton, Brant, Burlington, Caledon, Cambridge, Chatham – Kent, Cochrane, Collingwood & Area, Dufferin County, Durham Region, East York, Elgin, Etobicoke, Frontenac & Kingston, Grey and Bruce, Guelph, Haldimand Norfolk, Haliburton, Halton, Hamilton, Hastings, Huron and Perth, Kawartha Lakes, Kenora District, Kitchener-Waterloo, Lanark, Leeds & Grenville, Lennox & Addington, London and Middlesex, Malton, Manitoulin/Sudbury, Midland, Penetanguishene & Area, Mississauga, Muskoka, Niagara, Nipissing, North Lanark/North Grenville, North York, Northumberland, Orillia & Area, Ottawa, Oxford and Norfolk, Parry Sound, Peterborough, Prescott/Russell, Prince Edward, Rainy River District, Renfrew County, Rural Wellington, Sarnia – Lambton, Scarborough, South Simcoe, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry, Thunder Bay City, Thunder Bay District, Timiskaming, Toronto, Trent Hills, Windsor – Essex, Woodbridge, York - Toronto, York Region
See Also: Children and Youth with Disabilities
Learning Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on May 11, 2017

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