Ready, Set, Whoa!

Supporting your teen to thrive, not just survive, the transition to high school

New Teen Blog posts from HaltonParents

Introduction to Ready, Set, Whoa!

Starting high school can be a big transition, which is why we have created these pages for you. You’ll find information and resources to help you navigate and support your teen’s journey through the next stage of their life.

As your teen gets ready for high school, you may be having mixed emotions. You may feel excited about the new opportunities that they will have, but you may also be concerned about how your teen will adjust to their new environment.

Partners in the Our Kids Network are here to help!!

Page Contents

Important dates during the school year

Understanding and supporting your transitioning teen

Resources for enhancing school success

Community supports

School board

Helpful information for parents who wish to learn more about Halton’s education system and to support their teen’s learning.

Community services

Finding the right services for your teen can be challenging. These links will help you find information and local services.

Teens with special needs

There are a variety of programs and services in Halton for children and teens with special needs. Community agencies are committed to quality services that are based on current research and practices.

Resources for schools and service providers

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