All students in our school are expected to create and maintain a portfolio.  Doing so helps students engage in, and take responsibility for, their own learning.  Portfolios helps students reflect on themselves as learners, set goals and grow in their learning.   The act of creating a portfolio is also a useful skill that is required more and more in the work force. Portfolios help make students more successful learners.

Some learning objectives are best are best demonstrated through students taking the initiative to provide evidence of their learning. At the beginning of a course, teachers will identify which learner outcomes students are required to provide evidence of attaining through their portfolio.

Evidence of meeting course outcomes may come from a number of sources and portfolios may include the following artifacts: