On Thursday, March 26, Grade 10 students will write the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT), as well as senior students who have yet to complete this graduation requirement.


Elmira District Secondary School  will run on a modified schedule for all students. The following is the timetable for March 26:

8:10 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Literacy Test

11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Lunch

12:20 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. Tutorial Session A for Periods 1 and 2

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Tutorial Session B for Periods 3 and 4


If you have any concerns or questions regarding the Literacy Test, or the schedule for March 26, please feel free to contact Mr. Halley.


Please review the attachments for important information, and follow the link for practice booklets and answers:

2015 OSSLT ParentsLetter

Tips for Students

Parent Information

Practice Booklet 1 – New format questions

Practice booklet 1 – New format answer

Practice Booklet 2- New format questions

Practice Booklet 2 – New format answers






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