First Through The Gates

First Through The Gates

Attending TCS in September 2017? First Through The Gates helps build confidence and prepare incoming students for a smooth transition in September.

This program is for new TCS students, both day and boarding, who are looking to integrate confidently into our classrooms and residences in September. The program will offer students a breadth of opportunities including the chance to adjust to school culture and life in boarding, improve their learning and leadership skills, and build relationships with other members of our community, including fellow new students.

Students are also offered a personalized academic experience with the opportunity to focus on areas including, but not limited to, Academic Support, Mathematics and English as a Second Language. Please see registration form for all options. Students may choose to select multiple areas of focus.

Dates: August 20-31, 2017
Students will arrive on Sunday evening. Classes and student life orientation programs begin on Monday, August 21st. On August 25th, students will embark on a 3-day canoe trip adventure in one of Ontario’s most beautiful provincial parks. The program comes to a close on Thursday, August 31st at 3:00 p.m.

$1,890 CDN
(includes airport pick up, residence, meals & programming)

A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 is required upon registration. Cancellations may be subject to full fees following August 1st, 2017.

Learn more: 2017 First Through The Gates Flyer

For inquiries, contact Acting Director of Summer Programs Taylor Tripp at or 905-885-3217 ext. 1601.