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John Cabot Catholic Secondary School
"Faith, Hope and Charity"
  • John Cabot Catholic Secondary School
  • 635 Willowbank Trail
  • Mississauga ON , L4W 3L6
  • Principal: Frances Campese
  • Vice Principal(s): Dorota Jakubowska
  • Superintendents: Martine Lewis
  • Trustee: Mario Pascucci (Ward 3)
    Stefano Pascucci (Ward 4)
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What You Need To Know

Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test

Tuesday, March 31, 2020​

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What Will be expected

  • 4 writing tasks
  • 10 open responses
  • 40 multiple choice ( connected to a reading and some grammar)


Types of Writing Tasks

  • 2 short writing tasks (need your own prior knowledge and personal experiences; not connected to the readings)
  • news article
  • series of paragraphs
  • see more on  Skills to be Tested

What Else You Need to Know

  • literacy test should be completed in two and a half hours
  • you will be given 2 question and 2 answer booklets
  • both booklets must be completed
  • do not leave any questions blank, only write in the space provided


What You Will Need

  • pen (blue or black ink)
  • pencil
  • highlighter
  • eraser or white out


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