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Proud of ds!

May 11th, 2007 at 06:39 am

We got a letter yesterday from the high school stating that our 13 year old ds has qualified for the Honours Program in all academic courses! Woo Hoo! I am so proud of him...This means that he will take honours English, social studies, math, French and science and have regular phys ed. and elective courses. The honours program only takes 60 kids and, because it's the only program of it's kind in our city (leads to the International Baccalaureate program in grades 11 and 12), all grade 7 students can apply to the program, and not just those living in the school catchment. This will be super for ds because he'll meet a lot of new kids whom he probably wouldn't have had the chance to meet otherwise!

8 Responses to “Proud of ds!”

  1. Ima saver Says:

    That is wonderful, I know you are so proud.

  2. JanH Says:

    Wow, that's awesome! Congrats to your DS! I know you are thrilled for him!

  3. fairy74 Says:

    Good Going! Kudos to your son, that is really exciting! Smile

  4. boomeyers Says:

    That is great! DD1 will be taking honors history and comm arts, but around here they have large classes of honor students, with LOTS of homework. We were actually warned not to take them, as you have no social life then. But DD thinks she can handle it. I can't imagine honors math and French! Makes my pea brain hurt just thinking about it!
    You must be so proud! Congrats!

  5. homebody Says:

    Neice and Nephew got one year of college out of the way while still in high school in Washington State.

    Locally they just started the program, so my girls missed out.

  6. Amber Says:

    Awesome, that is great Smile

  7. miclason Says:

    Brag away!!! that IS awesome!

  8. robex Says:

    Thanks everyone! Most of my friends have kids about the same age as ds and I'm hesitant to really bring it up to them...it's nice to be able to come here and really boast! He's an awesome kid in so many ways and we are very proud.

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