The Ontario Curriculum: Elementary


The Kindergarten Program, 2016

The Kindergarten Program, 2016, now available in PDF format (4.22 MB), supersedes The Full-Day Early Learning–Kindergarten Program, Draft Version, 2010–11. The policies outlined in The Kindergarten Program will be implemented in Ontario schools in September 2016.

In conjunction with the new Kindergarten program, the ministry has released the policy document Growing Success – The Kindergarten Addendum: Assessment, Evaluation, and Reporting in Ontario Schools, 2016. Beginning in September 2016, the assessment, evaluation, and reporting of children's learning in Kindergarten in Ontario schools will be based on the policies and practices described in this document.

A list of Policy and Resource Documents for the Ontario Curriculum: Elementary are available. This page contains useful and current tools that apply to all publicly funded elementary and secondary English-language schools in Ontario.

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