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Lambton Kent District School Board
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​​​​​​​​​​​​Course: THJ2O (or THH3E, THH4E, THS3M, THS4M according to student need or interest), Green Industries with a Horticulture emphasis

Teacher: Mr. B. Ferguson

Site: Ridgetown District High School (RDHS) or John McGregor Secondary School (JMSS)

Student Eligibility: Grade 9-12


​Students will attend in-person on alternate dates according to the cohort (Ridgetown or Chatham) that they are in.  On the days that students are not in-person they will complete online activities and experiential activities at their residence.

  • RDHS - July 4, 6, 10, 12, 14, 18, 20, 24, 26, 28, August 1, 3, 8, 10 
  • JMSS - July 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 25, 27, August 2, 4, 7, 9, 11​

Program Description: This program will be experiential in focus. Students can expect to spend the in-person days on hands-on horticulture related activities both outside and in the greenhouse. Home days will include practical online activities.

Registration Procedure: Contact your school guidance counsellor and have the registration form below completed.

Registration Deadline: June 24, 2022  

​Student Expectations:

  • Students will be prepared to engage in physical activity in summer weather
  • Students will be respectful of health and safety protocols
Required Course Materials:
  • Clothing appropriate to the weather and working in the garden
  • Appropriate footwear
  • Water and snacks
  • Hat and sunblock
  • Internet access and an internet enabled device
​Registration Forms:

Summer Horticulture Registration Form.docx (only available to LKDSB staff)