Academic Awards

Awards Criteria for the 2019-2020 School Year

For the purpose of the following Awards, the school year is
from  July 1  to June 30.

Honour Roll - 80% and over

– We will round up from 79.5 – Grade 9 and 10 - must have completed at least 8 courses during the school year
– Grade 11 - best 7 courses from the school year
– Grade 12 - best 6 courses from the school year
– All elearning, summer school and night school courses taken through the OCDSB or our elearning consortium will be calculated

Silver Medal - 90% and over, we do not round up

 – In grades 9 - 10 (8 courses are used to calculate) and grade 11 (7 courses are used to calculate) - courses taken in the school year can be from any grade, but a course can only count once towards a silver medal award
– In grade 12 - 6 courses must be taken at the grade 12 level but need not be taken in the grade 12 year (but a grade 12 course taken in the previous year can only be used if not previously counted for a Silver Medal Award).
– All courses, taken at any level, including co-op, dual credit, elearning, night school and summer school taken throughthe OCDSB or our elearning consortium can be used in the calculation of this award

Ontario Scholar
- 80% or over in a student’s graduating year

 – We will not round up
– Six grade 12 course at any level will be used in the calculation,
– When more than 6 courses have been taken, the highest grades will be used in the calculation
– A student does not need to complete the courses in one school year
– All elearning, summer school and night school courses taken through the OCDSB or our elearning consortium will be calculated

 Governor General’s Academic Medal

~ highest average in grades 11 & 12 

– Upon graduation, the average of all grade 11 and 12 courses, at any level,  is calculated
– Courses taken after graduation to upgrade are not included

2020 Commencement Awards - updates coming soon

Please see below for the link to the awards which we anticipate will be offered at our Commencement. This application process in no way limits the decision of the Awards Committee but will highlight your name and qualifications to them!  
Information obtained on your application is Confidential!

Please ONLY APPLY for the Awards which you qualify! 


Arnprior Region Federation of Agriculture OFA Award

Canadian Federation of University Women/Kanata Scholarship 

Carp Agricultural Society Award

Carp Family Dentistry Award for Achievement in Sciences

Deka Home Building Centre Construction Award

Dr. Conrad Cripps Scholarship

Dr. Eric Pallister Award

Hildegard Anderson Memorial Award

Kanata Theatre Mary Mauger Award

Lieutenant Governor's Volunteer Award 

Menna Leadership Camp Award

Ontario Principals' Council Award for Student Leadership

Palladium Orthodontics Science Award

Peer Leadership Scholarship

Plumbing Village Scholarship

Principal's Award for Student Leadership

Principal's Citizenship Award

Riviera Automobiles Scholarship

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 616 Citizenship Awards

The Dentistry@Arnprior Scholarship

The Sweetnam Family Community College or Trades Bursary

The Sweetnam Family Engineering Bursary

The Sweetnam Family General Bursary

WCSS School Council Award of Community Contribution

WCSS School Council STEM Award

West Carleton Arts Society Award

West Carleton Councillor Award - Eli El-Chantiry

West Carleton Garden Club Award

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