Career and Technology Studies
The department of Career and Technology Studies has been an integral part of Louis St. Laurent for many years. Students enroll in practical arts courses that offer students hands on learning and applications to real life situations.
- Mr. Adrian Tewitz - Construction Technologies
- Ms. Alessia Schiavon - Foods
- Mrs. T. Luong - Digital Technology, Communication Technology
- Ms. Jocelyn Johnston - Fashion Studies
A variety of different courses and programs are offered at the high school level for students enrolled in CTS. Please see the Program Registration Book for a detailed course description.
- Mr. P. Begoray - Legal Studies, Industrial Arts, Business Studies, Off Campus Coordinator (Work Experience, R.A.P.)
- Mrs. Erin Craig - Foods
- Ms. Alessia Schiavon - Foods and Fashion
- Mrs T. Luong - Com. Tech., Photography, Design Studies
ECSD High School Dragon's Den Competition
Dragon’s Den came to Louis St. Laurent during the first ECSD Business Competition on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014.Students from Louis St. Laurent, St. Francis Xavier and Mother Margaret Mary Catholic High Schools had the opportunity to work with local business professionals & entrepreneurs to learn first-hand about running small businesses. These creative, hardworking students designed original businesses and produced real life business plans. Students then pitched their businesses in a competition based on the hit TV show ‘Dragon’s Den’ concept.The competition showcased the top 2 business teams from each school who will competed for $2,500 in prize money.Students are enrolled in Enterprise & Innovation courses – part of the Career & Technology curriculum. The aim of the project was to inspire students in business and entrepreneurship.Special thanks to Dennis Simons (Intelligent Data Solution & ecsd parent), Robert Jong (ecsd CTS consultant), Business Teachers – Paul Begoray (Louis St. Laurent), Katie McEwan (Mother Margaret Mary), Jessica Stowe (St. Francis Xavier), Seaghda McInnes (St. Francis Xavier) and SRO Rose Lees (Louis St. Laurent) for their work with business students and for making the event possible.Congratulations to the winning teams!