What the Social Justice SHSM program offers students
This SHSM offers students in Grades 11 & 12 the opportunity to explore what it means to be a citizen and advocate at the local, national and international levels, and develop partnerships with community organizations and businesses that provide services to our diverse population. This program is ideal for students with a passion for promoting personal and social change who would like to pursue a career is law and justice, public service, journalism and media studies, international affairs and development, or political advocacy.
Students will have numerous experiential learning opportunities. Past experiences have included trips to the Simon Wiesenthal Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, The Canadian Museum of Human Rights in Winnipeg, and participation in the Yad Vashem National Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony in Ottawa.