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Focus on Youth Program Information

The Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board is please to be a part of the Focus on Youth summer program for children and youth, pending confirmation of Ministry funding.

Focus on Youth is a partnership between the Ontario Ministry of Education, school boards and local not-for-profit community agencies. The objective of Focus on Youth is to provide high quality summer program opportunities for children and youth by offering free use of school space for organized not-for-profit community-based programs and by providing learning, leadership and employment opportunities for our secondary school students.



Highlights of the Focus on Youth Program

  • Assist not-for-profit, insured groups to deliver summer programs to keep young people safe and active.
  • Provide school space, free of charge, to not-for-profit community groups who successfully complete the application process.
  • Offer employment opportunities to Catholic secondary school students in grades 11 or 12 at date of application.
  • Focus on Youth programming is scheduled to run from July 10th to August 18th, 2017.


General inquiries about the Focus on Youth Summer Initiative can be forwarded to focusonyouth@wecdsb.on.ca



Not-For-Profit Community Organization Application Process

The Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board is now accepting applications from not-for-profit organization to be a part of the 2017 Focus on Youth Initiative. All applications will be reviewed by the Student Achievement Department to ensure proposals meet Ministry requirements prior to approval.

The deadline for the 2017 community organization application is now closed.





Student Employment Process

On-line student application process is now open. Please click here to apply for the 2017 Focus on Youth program. The on-line application process will close at noon on Friday May 26, 2017.

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Focus on Youth 2017 Summer Programs at WECDSB Schools



A list of program sites will be available shortly.





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