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Transition to High School

Parents can support their teens to thrive, not just survive, the transition to high school. Learn about the information and resources to help you support your teen’s journey through the next stage of life.

Starting high school can be a big transition. The following information and resources will help you to navigate and support your teen’s journey through the next stage of their life.

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

Partners in the Our Kids Network (external link) are here to help!


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 Region for children and teens with special needs. Community agencies are committed to quality services that are based on current research and practices.

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