Since 1967, Applewood Heights Secondary School has been preparing students from the Mississauga south community for university, college, apprenticeship and the work world. Students develop talents and skills in a safe and equitable environment. The school community – including students, parents, staff and alumni – work diligently to maintain a tradition of excellence in academics, athletics, arts, leadership and community involvement.
Applewood Heights offers a semestered program for all grades, including the French Immersion program, the Pre-Advanced Placement program for grades 9, 10 and 11 as well as the Advanced Placement (AP) program for grade 12 students. The AP program offers a great opportunity for students interested in science, math, history or French to qualify for university credits.
Applewood Heights offers a SHSM (Specialist High Skills Major) in Sports. SHSM students in Grades 11 and 12 are engaged in a program that provides focused courses on sports and leadership combined with additional sector certifications and experiences that are linked to post-secondary plans.
The school’s extracurricular program offers students a complete range of athletic teams, music groups and a variety of clubs and organizations in which to get involved.