Why Choose the Frederick Banting Alternate Program? 

Below are some of the ways that students benefit from an Alternate Program.
  • The staff at Frederick Banting are dedicated to helping students improve their self-esteem and develop critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • We use a team approach with our staff and students, working together to achieve academic and personal goals.
  • Students who attend our program have chosen to do so as the Alternate Program best suits their particular learning style.
  • Students have the ability of a flexible timetable, allowing them opportunities to meet their out-of-school obligations.
  • Provides concrete work experience and essential work-related skills practice for those students planning to enter the work force.
  • Acts as a transitional program from school life to work life.
  • Our Co-operative Education Program assists students in selecting post-secondary programs that are appropriate to the kinds of employment they may choose to pursue in the future.
  • There is a growing emphasis on apprenticeship programs for our students with strong technical skills.