Summer School

The Country Day School offers students from CDS and area schools a wide variety of summer activities and educational opportunities.

Students looking to advance and enrich their education may select from courses located on the CDS campus or much further afield. Another alternative is to stay local and take part in our summer camp!

CDS Summer Enrichment Ideas

2019 Summer Courses Available

The 2019 available summer courses are listed below. The final deadline for registering is January 28, 2019 or the date by which the maximum enrollment of the course has been reached. With this first-registered, first-enrolled model in mind, along with the fact that all course offerings remain dependent on sufficient numbers of students enrolling, there is an advantage to registering as soon as possible.

If you have any questions, please contact maria.huckvale@cds.on.ca.

CDS Summer 2019 Course Registration Form

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  • Grade 10 Academic Math (MDM2D)

    This course enables students to broaden their understanding of relationships and extend their problem-solving and algebraic skills through investigation, the effective use of technology, and abstract reasoning. Students will explore quadratic relations and their applications; solve and apply linear systems; verify properties of geometric figures using analytic geometry; and investigate the trigonometry of right and acute triangles. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems.
  • Grade 12 Advanced Functions (MHF4U) - COURSE FULL


    This course extends students’ experience with functions. Students will investigate the properties of polynomial, rational, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions; develop techniques for combining functions; broaden their understanding of rates of change; and develop facility in applying these concepts and skills. Students will also refine their use of the mathematical processes necessary for success in senior mathematics. This course is intended both for students taking the Calculus and Vectors course as a prerequisite for a university program and for those wishing to consolidate their understanding of mathematics before proceeding to any one of a variety of university programs.
    Prerequisite: Functions, Grade 11, University Preparation, or Mathematics for College Technology, Grade 12, College Preparation
  • Grade 12 English (ENG4U)

    This course emphasizes the consolidation of the literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyse a range of challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures; interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts; and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using academic language coherently and confidently, selecting the reading strategies best suited to particular texts and particular purposes for reading, and developing greater control in writing. The course is intended to prepare students for university, college, or the workplace.
    Prerequisite: English, Grade 11, University Preparation
We are excited to offer a summer day camp experience with programs that include specific sport instruction (basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball and multi-sport) along with robotics, MindBusters, leadership, drama and art programs.

Back by popular demand for Summer 2019:
  • Art Camp (ages 8-14)
  • Day Trippers Camp (ages 12-14)
  • Drama Camp (ages 9-14)
  • MindBusters Camp (Math & Science, ages 9-14)
  • Multi-Sports program (ages 6-14)
  • Robotics Camp (ages 9-14)
  • Sport Specific Camps i.e. Basketball, Tennis, Soccer (ages 8-14)
  • Volleyball Camp (ages 9-14)
  • Leaders in Training (must have completed Grade 9 in June 2019)
Our senior instructors offer an exceptional level of skills training with a high degree of expertise in their specialties, which is what makes our camp experience different from the rest. 

School Information

13415 Dufferin Street King, Ontario L7B 1K5
(905) 833-1220
Founded in 1972, The Country Day School is a co-educational private school offering programs in JK-12 and located on 100 acres north of Toronto in King.