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8 Shortwood Grove, Kingston 8
Hours Of Operation
Monday – Thursday: 8:00AM – 3:00 PM
Friday Sporting Camp: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Welcome to the Most Flexible and Dynamic Place!
We pride ourselves on being able to provide a positive behaviour support environment that develops intrinsic motivation to learn and succeed!
Why iCann is the Best Start or Transition?
The ‘H’ in Help stands for Holistic. This means we strive to develop the whole child encompassing academics, social skills, emotional well being, physical wellness, transitional training and generalization. We work to help students become confident, independent and fluent learners.
What We Offer
iCann HELP offers six core subject areas, all of which are either research or evidence based. In addition we offer the special subjects cooking, Typing, football, art and swimming. iCann HELP also works to develop the individualized needs of each student and also facilitated specialized communication and language classes as well as social skills and general knowledge themes and units.
iCann HELP has a range of differentiated programmes catering to students from 4 years to 18 years old. We provide a safe, nurturing and developmentally appropriate learning environment to match each child’s personalized needs. We strive to learn, understand and respect each students learning style, strengths and interests in order to build unique programmes that help each child achieve his/her optimum potential!
All Clubs seamlessly engage students at their level providing an authentic platform for which to apply skills they are presently learning in their particular programme and class.
There is the:
The School Newspaper – The Influencers
The Life Skills Club – The Problem Solvers
The Beekeeping Club – the iCann Beekeepers
iCann Swimm is a specialized swim class offered during the regular school week and for an additional cost privately on Saturdays.
There are 6 competency levels that each swimmer will go through from ‘learn to swim’ to ‘stroke training’
Level 1 Splashers – Non swimmers
Level 2 Flippers – with assistance
Level 3 Snappers- with Assistance only hands
Level 4 Otters – minimal assistance, length swimming
Level 5 Orcas – skill strengthening, 2 strokes
Level 6 Marlins – skill strengthening, all strokes
How iCann HELP can Help Your Child?
- Small class sizes 5 students to 1 teacher
- Evidence based multi sensory curricula
- IEP’s and self paced classes
- Special subjects such as football, swimming, cooking, typing and art.
- AAC (Alternative Augmentative Communication) setting that promotes communication for everyone
- Trained, aware and caring staff
We have an excellent teacher to child ratio to ensure that each child receives the attention he or she needs
What About Admission?
Rolling! School Tours are given on
Fridays between 1:30 PM and 4:00 PM
Mondays – Thursdays from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
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