A local student is one who is a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada. An international student is one with a study permit.
A full-time student is a pupil whose Ontario Student Record (OSR) is hosted at BrightMinds Online School. Such student will complete all the course requirements through BrightKids’ programs and services. A part-time student is a pupil whose OSR is not hosted at BrightMinds Online School and is only completing a specific classes through our school.
The fastest and least expensive way to register for our online courses is through our school website. Your student account will be set up within 1 business day of the receipt of your information.
Yes. We are inspected by the Ontario Ministry of Education. We have been issued a Board School Identification Number (BSID): 883674.
Term 1 and Term 2 courses have 5months of instruction. The summer program courses are 6 weeks long.
Yes. The course content is available 24/7 and can be accessed from any location as long as you have access to a relatively high-speed Internet connection. Please be informed that our e-learning portal might be blocked in countries with limited freedom of Internet use. In such cases, students can access the course through the use of VPN services.
No, all the information needed to complete an online course is shared with you through the e-learning portal.
Your e-learning instructors are all graduates of the Ontario College of Teachers. They are available to you Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For all academic questions, you can reach out to them via the messaging system of the e-portal. In addition, you can schedule yourself for up to 3 student-teacher conferencing during the term.
For BrightKids Online School, there is no final exam. The final term mark is the accumulated AOLs completed by the student.
Please be informed that the resubmission policy does not allow students to redo any AOLs.
BrightKids Online School does not issue a refund. All payments are final.
Students have the option to transfer from one course to another within the first two weeks, at the beginning of each Term. If a student requests a transfer, an administrative fee of $50 will be required to compensate for the administrative work required to make this change.
At the request of a student and at the discretion of the Principal and in consultation with the course instructor and student’s parent, the student might be granted the opportunity to extend the course for a maximum of 4 weeks if such decision is believed to serve the student’s academic interest.
BrightKids Online School has 2 terms of 5 months each. Except for the Summer Program (which is 6 weeks long), all SK to 8. Students are required to log in to the e-learning portal at least once a week in order to be considered "present" and to complete the required assessment and evaluation activities in a timely manner. Teachers and administrative staff will continuously follow up with students and parents/guardian when there is evidence of chronic absenteeism.
If a student fails to submit evidence of successful completion of prerequisite within the first two weeks of the Semester’s start date, then his/her enrollment in the course will be considered not for credit. All documents can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
More than 99% of our students complete the course with the desired level of achievement.
The Term 1 and Term 2 report card are shared with you both as soft and as hard copies. Upon availability, you will receive your report card both as an email (sent to you via the e-learning portal) and as a mail (sent to your home address). If you are a part-time student at BrightKids, a hard copy of your report card will be mailed to your school.
Local Students: $300/Per Course
International Students with Study Permit: $500/Per Course
International Students without Study Permit: $600/Per Course
2 Weeks $99/Per Course
4 Weeks $199/Per Course