Specialist High Skills Major

A Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) is a ministry-approved specialized program that allows students to focus their learning on a specific economic sector while meeting the requirements to graduate from secondary school. It also assists in their transition after graduation to apprenticeship training, college, university or the workplace.

Specialist High Skills Major is offered at these KPDSB secondary schools:

Beaver Brae Secondary School

SHSM at Beaver Brae includes programs in Construction, Transportation, Business, and Health & Wellness.
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Dryden High School

SHSM at Dryden High School includes programs in Manufacturing, Construction, Transportation, Business, and Health & Wellness.
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Ignace High School

The SHSM program at Ignace High School allows students to focus their learning in the Health & Wellness sector.
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Red Lake High School

The SHSM program at Red Lake High School allows students to focus their learning in the Mining sector.
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Sioux North High School

SHSM at Sioux North includes programs in Construction, Transportation, Business, and Health & Wellness.
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