Earn your High School Credit in Biology (Virtually) at the Zoo!

Do you have a passion for animals, learning and the environment? Are you looking for an experience that's exciting, unforgettable, as well as worthwhile for your education and future career? If so, join us for Zoo School - earn your Grade 11 Biology, University Preparation (SBI3U) credit virtually at the Toronto Zoo!

This unique 100% virtual learning experience engages students through an innovative combination of virtual offerings including; teacher led lessons and activities, behind-the-scenes tours of animals and the Zoo’s laboratories, insider knowledge on the Zoo’s conservation programs, and career discussions with Zoo staff. A 1-year Toronto Zoo student membership is included.

Cost: $1,795.00 (HST Exempt)

Zoo School 2021:

Zoo School will be offered 100% virtually in 2021. Registration is currently open for two sessions;

Quadmester 3: February 8 – April 20 (Course 1)*
(registrations for Quad 3 are no longer being accepted.)

Quadmester 4: April 23 – June 23 (Course 2)*

Summer session July 12 – Aug 19

Register Here   

Space is limited, so register early.

*Quadmester 3 & 4 will be offered on a 4 day rotating timetable. Please check the corresponding course calendar to ensure you are able to take this course while taking any other school courses. Courses align with the TDSB Quadmester course calendar.

Summer school will run Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

 

Four Day Zoo School Timetable

(Aligns with TDSB Quadmester Course Calendar) *Schedule repeats itself on the fifth day

Time

Day 1

 Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

 

8:45-12:30

Course 1

Feb 8 - Apr 20

SBI3U

Course 1

Feb 8 - Apr 20

SBI3U

 

Course 2

Apr 23 – June 23

SBI3U

 

Course 2

Apr 23 – June 23  SBI3U

 

12:30 – 1:10

Lunch

 

2:00- 3:25

Course 2

Apr 23 – June 23

 SBI3U

 

Course 1

Feb 8 - Apr 20

SBI3U

 

 

Summer Zoo School Timetable

 *Zoo School will run Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 2:30 pm From July 12 – Aug 19

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

9:00 – 12:00

 

 

On-line

 

On-line

 

 

On-line

 

 

On-line

 

 

Day Off

12:00 – 12:30

Lunch

 

 

12:30- 2:30

 

 

On-line

 

 

On-line

 

 

On-line

 

 

On-line

 

 

Day Off

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If you have any questions that are not answered in the FAQs please contact Zoo School:
Email: ZooSchool@torontozoo.ca

Zoo School Policies:

Academic honesty,
Attendance,
Acceptable use policy,
Evaluation of Late and missed assignments

FAQ 2021

Ontario Curriculum Policy Documents

Course Calendar & Course Outline

*Please note that Zoo School requires a minimum of five students per session to operate. The Toronto Zoo reserves the right to cancel Zoo School due to insufficient student enrollment.