Curriculum

Nova Scotia High School Curriculum

The DEVI School delivers the Nova Scotia School Curriculum, with the addition of courses in Sahaja Yoga and World Religions. We offered Grades 6 through 10 in our first year, 2017-2018. In our 2018-2019 academic year we are offering Grades 6 through 11, and we will then add Grade 12 - to establish the DEVI School as a full Middle/High School - in 2019-2020.

Language, Communication, and Expression

3 credits in English

1 credit from: Dance, Drama, Music, Visual Arts

Science, Mathematics, and Technology

2 credits in Mathematics

1 credit from: Biology, Chemistry, Science 10, Physics

1 credit from any other approved science course

2 credits from: Audio Recording and Production, Business Technology, Communications Technology, Computer Programming, Construction Technology, Construction Trades, Design, Electrotechnologies, Energy, Power, Transportation, Film and Video Production, Food Technology, Exploring Technology, Housing and Design, Multimedia, Skilled Trades, Textile Production and Technology, Transportation Trades.

Personal Development and Society

1 credit from: Physical Education, Dance, Fitness Leadership, Physically Active Living, Yoga

1 credit in History

1 credit in global studies: Global Geography, Global History, Global Politics

Communication

It is the intention of DEVI Staff to communicate regularly with parents, sharing with them the school's performance indicators and how they are being met by each student across all subjects. In addition, mid-semester and end-of-semester reports will be prepared and shared.

Teaching Resources

We are working on a programme to incorporate the great expertise found in the Sahaja Yoga community around the world, for the benefit of the DEVI School students' education. Using video calls and other Internet technologies, we can bring a wide range of skills and experience into the classroom.

Students will also have access to some of the remarkable educational tools available online, such as: