Our hands-on Horticulture program is a place where students develop green thumbs by learning the art and science of plant cultivation. Students become involved in the basics of greenhouse care, indoor plant care, and floral design. Our program is for anybody who has an interest in growing plants in the traditional and not so traditional sense. A variable paced, ever changing classroom, students are involved in aspects of Wagner activities all over the school by providing greenery, floral arrangements, and herbs and vegetables to other school programs. Our greenhouse is equipped with cutting edge technology including many aeroponic and hydroponic systems. LED and plasma lights are used to maximize the growth production of our plants.
Students enrolled in Yearbook will earn work experience credits as they work together to design and produce the school yearbook. Students will develop skills and knowledge in journalism, digital photography, and desktop publishing. The class will be held outside the regular timetable throughout the year.
It is highly recommended that all students complete at least one computer-related course during their grade 10 year. The use of computer technology is imbedded in today's world. The same is true at W. P. Wagner, where technology is integrated throughout all programs and familiarity with various software programs and the structure of our computer network are critical for student success...Read more...