Accende Magnitudinem - Igniting Greatness

Waterloo Region's University Preparatory School
Local and International Students preparing for their first choice College or University




Why Choose Scholar’s Hall?

Scholars' Hall is the only nondenominational private school in KW. Students from all faiths and all nationalities feel equally at home in SH. In addition, Scholars’ Hall provides courses of study at many levels of instruction, allowing students, not only access to the University of their choice, but, Scholars' Hall gives them an advantage when seeking admission to the much sought after applied degrees at Ontario’s Community Colleges.

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Establish a Life Work Ethic!

The Homework Habit needs to be truly owned by a student. Homework must be given on a daily basis and in amounts that a child perceives as "do-able".
At Scholars' Hall the "rule of thumb" for the total amount of homework assigned, each school night, is 5 minutes X's their grade. A Grade 3 student will get 15 minutes of homework while a Grade 11 students will have 55 minutes of homework. Scholars' parents know that all homework will be checked (and corrected) daily.

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Tips for a Great Year

Eat Smart Food for breakfast because it is the most important meal for peak academic performance. Serve them an egg sandwich or melted cheese on toast. The protein-carb combo keeps kids energized. Toast up whole-grain bread or frozen whole-grain waffles. The fiber they deliver will keep kid's stomachs satisfied longer and deliver loads of glucose which fuels brain power.

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Parents' & Students' Comments

April 14, 2014
Hello Mrs. McKee !! So happy to hear from you.
My last exam is on Thursday. My marks are great and I've been studying pretty hard, so I'm not worried. I have to admit, from the beginning, I haven't been able to keep off my mind how prepared Scholars’ made me for college, and nursing in general. The skills I obtained at Scholars’ are ones other students, ages 20+, aren't even close to. I'm the youngest in my class and the only one, straight out of high school, without Pre-Health.

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