Cogito is a knowledge-based program with clearly defined standards of achievement and measurable learning objectives. Cogito is dedicated to helping average students maximize their academic potential. Cogito (ko-gi-to) is Latin for I reason. The program provides a classic liberal arts education and is designed for the student who is willing to work to achieve a high level of academic excellence in a knowledge-based program, and in a teacher-directed atmosphere of structured and sequenced learning. Critical thinking is stressed. Students work in an environment that promotes self-discipline.
Please visit the Edmonton Public Schools Cogito Alternative Program web site at: http://cogito.epsb.ca/ for helpful program information, including Cogito registration forms.
Students have the option to take one of two second languages offered at our school.
French as a Second Language
French as a Second Language is taught beginning in grade four and continues through grade six. Students receive 150 minutes of French instruction per week.
Curious about what the students are learning? Check out the FSL section of this website: http://www.2learn.ca/kids/
Mandarin as a Second Language
Mandarin as a Second Language is taught beginning in grade four and continues through grade six. Students receive 150 minutes of Mandarin instruction per week.