Since 1970, Clarkson Secondary School has been committed to developing competent, confident and involved individuals who are motivated and prepared to seek and achieve success.
In addition to traditional academics, Clarkson offers a comprehensive French Immersion program and an English as a Second Language program. The school’s extracurricular program also includes a complete range of athletic teams, a wide variety of clubs, and a comprehensive music/art/drama program. Clarkson also has a strong Co-op program, allowing students to gain practical work experience in a variety of settings.
Clarkson students and staff have a strong sense of community involvement with a standing tradition of charitable contributions each school year. The school’s spring charity drive raises an average of $20,000 each year. Clarkson’s students nurture a climate of respect and tolerance that is consistent with the school’s vision:
Clarkson Secondary School is a caring, learning community that achieves excellence in education, builds a strong commitment to social responsibility and develops lifelong learners who are confident and respectful of self and others.