Raise the Grade

Raise the Grade

Raise the Grade

Program Details

Tuesday 6 - 8pm Virtual or In Person at 270 Windsor St (Teen Tech Centre)
Thursday 6 -8pm Virtual only
Google Classroom code: j6r7goo
Zoom link will be in the Google Classroom
Follow us on Instagram: @raisethegradetbay
Email: raisethegradetbay@gmail.com


Discover your Strengths

Join Raise the Grade, an educational program offered at the Boys & Girls Clubs Thunder Bay, supported by RBC Future Launch. In our Raise the Grade tech centre, we will help you discover your interests, shape your career goals and plan for your future.

Get Help  Team Building

Through our program you will be matched with a mentor who will help you discover your interests, consider career options, choose high school courses to help meet your career goals, offer homework help and study skills, help with post-secondary application and planning. 

We know you've got a pile of assignments to finish, exam reviews starting, and you're struggling to understand how quadratic functions is useful in every day life... school is tough... BUT!! Have no fear... we're here to help! Raise the Grade has actual teachers and tutors ready to help you achieve your goals this quadmester! Don't go down without a fight!

Homework Help

Raise the Grade gives access to many links and tools to help explore your strengths and interests. We will also assist you in learning about different careers that will match with your strengths and interests. 
By participating in Raise the Grade, you will develop skills to make the transition from high school to post-secondary education. The unique experiences you get while participating in the program will strengthen your confidence and give you the tools you need to succeed. Life after high school… You got this!

Do you know participating in programs like this and becoming a member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Thunder Bay opens up scholarship opportunities for teens. Watch the Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada site for more information and when they will be available. In recent years Cheyna won the Grade 10 Incentive Best Buy Scholarship and Ben won the Grade 12 Grant Thornton Scholarship. They are both currently pursuing their post secondary education. 



A little bit about the Program Coordinator…

Hi my name is Kristen and I am the Raise the Grade Program Coordinator for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Thunder Bay. I am a teacher and I love learning! I have been teaching for 15 years and have been fortunate to live throughout Northwestern Ontario. In addition to working at both Lakehead University and Confederation College, I have taught students in grades 9-12 across Thunder Bay and have made many connections to the programs and courses offered in both high school and at the post-secondary level. My passion is art… I went to university to become an artist. Being an artist has given me the opportunity to take ideas and my love for learning and create something beautiful that brings joy to others. I believe we all have unique strengths that we can use to become confident, successful individuals.

Thank you to our volunteers from RBC & Frontier College 

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Membership Form 

Membership fee is optional

RTG Registration

Google Classroom Code: j6r7goo 

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