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From Seed to Table: Adventures in Eco-Farming

This blended (online and in-person) credit program provides students with the opportunity to learn about eco-farming and food production through hands-on adventures on our school farm. Students plant, nurture, and harvest greens, root vegetables, and more, learning first-hand about the business of running a farm and the value of regenerative agriculture.  
 
Mornings and evenings are devoted to Seed-to-Table: Adventures in Eco-Farming course work; afternoons are spent enjoying recreational activities on our beautiful waterfront campus. 
 
Students earn an Ontario Secondary School interdisciplinary course credit (IDC3O).

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  • Plant, build, harvest, and learn in the outdoors

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  • Focus on regenerative practices

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  • Month-long program

     

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  • Earn an Ontario Secondary School credit

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  • Small class size

Learn regenerative farming techniques and life skills through this hands-on course

Students will work together on the farm and on our campus planning, building, planting, harvesting and enjoying fun afternoon activities such as sailing and paddling. 

Dates and Fees

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  • June 29 - July 29, 2022

    Seed to Table: Adventures in Eco-Farming (IDC3O)

    Schedule
    Online: June 29 - July 10, 2022
    In-Person: July 11 - July 29, 2022*
    *Overnight students arrive during a designated time on July 10.

    Fees
    Students have the option to participate either as overnight (boarding) students or as day students (8:30 am - 4:30 pm/Monday through Friday).

    Boarding: $5,650
    Day: $ 2,650

Additional Information

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  • Laptops

    Students will need to bring a laptop computer to complete and submit academic assignments. Student residences and academic areas all have Wi-Fi.
  • For Current and Incoming Lakefield College School Students

    Any student who is not a Canadian citizen or Permanent resident of Canada must obtain a study permit to attend Lakefield College School Summer Academy programs. It is the responsibility of the parent (or guardian) to obtain the necessary documents and authorization prior to their student entering Canada to study.
     
    If you have not already done so, please contact your nearest Canadian Embassy or Consulate as soon as possible to begin the process. For complete details of the application process and requirements, please visit the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to complete your study permit application.
     
    If you are interested in assistance with the process, please contact Immigration Consultant Nico Roy of Bay Immigration at 1-647-866-3530.
  • For Students Who Are Only Attending the LCS Summer Academy

    Any student who is not a Canadian citizen or Permanent resident of Canada must obtain a Temporary Resident Visas (TRV) or Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to attend Lakefield College School Summer Academy programs. It is the responsibility of the parent (or guardian) to obtain the necessary documents and authorization prior to their student entering Canada.
     
    If you have not already done so, please contact your nearest Canadian Embassy or Consulate as soon as possible to begin the process. For complete details of the application process and requirements, please visit the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
     
    If you are interested in assistance with the process, please contact Immigration Consultant Nico Roy of Bay Immigration at 1-647-866-3530.
  • Requirements for International Students

    As part of the enrolment process, Lakefield College School will be asking you to complete several forms as part of your registration, including providing health information, arranging for health insurance, naming a Canadian Legal Guardian, etc. All such forms must be submitted to Lakefield College School by May 30, 2022.
Please note that all courses are subject to enrolment and may be cancelled; in this case, students will be offered a refund. Students will be given the opportunity to transfer to another credit should their primary selection be cancelled.

School Information

4391 County Road 29, Lakefield Ontario K0L 2H0   705.652.3324   admissions@lcs.on.ca

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Lakefield College School is a private, coeducational boarding and day school for students in grades 9 through 12, located in Lakefield, Ontario, Canada.

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