John Ware School is a community junior high, where students strive for excellence in academics and athletics, develop passions and skills through high-quality options, and receive ongoing wrap-around support in social-emotional learning.
Our staff are passionate about bringing learning alive through rich learning in the classroom, community and through extended field trip experiences.
A caring and intellectual learning environment that is rich and rigorous.
Commitment to literacy development across all disciplines and student wellbeing to support learning. Teachers participate in learning team meetings and examine student work to support planning for individual and group needs.
Student individual program plans build mentorship and advocacy opportunities for our students. Personalization of learning for all students.
Exploration of learning through Math/Science and Humanities, enabling students to develop strong relationships with staff and peers.
Daily Phys Ed programming, accessing opportunities through Southland Leisure Centre.
Concept-based teaching to develop critical thinking skills.
Recognition of student diversity and uniqueness through clubs and culture.