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Students are encouraged to review the list of key words below that will help promote success on the OSSLT:
For more information and additional resources, including copies of past years' tests, please visit  
All students writing the OSSLT are encouraged to complete these tests and see how well they would do.
Tip Sheets.pdfOSSLT Reading a News Report (2).PDFOSSLT Multiple Choice Dialogue Reading Open Response.PDFOSSLT Reading Graphic (2).PDFOSSLT ReadingInformation Paragraph Open Response.PDF
OSSLT Short Writing Task.PDFOSSLT Writing a News Report.PDFOSSLT Writing a Series of Paragraphs (3).PDF


Studying for the OSSLT is difficult but there is some valuable review that you can do so that you avoid making mistakes that could have a significant impact on your test score...
Common Phonics Generalizations.pdf
Common Roots, Prefixes and Suffixes.pdf
Easily Confused Words.pdf


Guided by Gospel Values and Catholic Virtues, in partnership with home and Church we educate and inspire all students to reach their full potential in a safe and caring environment.

Our students will become creative and critical thinkers who integrate Catholic values into their daily lives, as socially responsible global citizens.


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Reverence The virtue that inclines a person to show honor and respect for persons who possess some dignity. There are four forms of reverence, corresponding to four forms of dignity: familial - toward one's parents or those who take the poace of parents; civ Read More...

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