Mr. McMaster is the curriculum leader of the TOPS program and teaches Grade 9 TOPS Math, AP Calculus, and Grade 12 Algebra & Geometry. He is a recipient of the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching.
Ms. Chan teaches Functions and Relations to the Grade 10s, TOPS Calculus to the Grade 11s, and Data Management to the Grade 12s. She is a highly regarded teacher within the TOPS Program. Her style of teaching manages to captivate even the most distracted students.
Ms. Elamad teaches Grade 10 TOPS Math. She introduces stimulating concepts from functions and relations to challenge students and prepare them for their next math course. As a result of Ms. Elamad’s supportive and encouraging teaching, her students are always eager to learn more.
Mr. van Bemmel
Mr. van Bemmel teaches TOPS students Science in grade 10, Physics in grade 11, and AP Physics in grade 12. Every year, he coordinates a trip to Algonquin Park, where students perform professional-like scientific experiments. He is also a recipient of the Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching.
Mr. van Bemmel
Ms. Oliver teaches science to the grade 9 TOPS students and biology to the grade 12 TOPS students. Her engaging lessons teach students to think scientifically, encouraging them to question everything.
Ms. Patrascu teaches Physics to Grade 12 students in the TOPS program. Her course opens up a multitude of doors for her university-bound students. She also enjoys assisting students in French.
Mr. Vincent teaches Grade 12 TOPS Chemistry. His challenging classes always leave students with a thirst for knowledge. At the end of his course, students are more than prepared to tackle their university courses with great ease.
Ms. Woods has gone on every TOPS trip, without exception. In her Grade 11 chemistry classes, learning is hands-on and not from the text-book. Her classes allow for everyone to be involved and her activities let students learn in a more hands-on fashion.
Mrs. Brennan takes the grade 10 TOPS English class on an astounding literary journey throughout the semester. With courtly love as the primary focus throughout the course, she helps students interpret, comprehend, and above all else, enjoy a variety of texts.
Mrs. Smit teaches Grade 12 TOPS students how to conquer the course known as grade 12 TOPS English.
Ms. Speirs teaches Grade 11 TOPS English with Mrs. White and Grade 12 TOPS English with Mrs. Smit. From Macbeth, to the lectures on Greek tragedies, her courses are bound to illuminate your literary path!
Mr. Jay teaches Grade 12 Computer Science and Grade 12 Robotics, both courses highly popular with TOPS students.
Mr. Brossard teaches Grade 10 TOPS students computer science. He also teaches Grade 11 Computer Engineering, a course well-attended by TOPS students.
Although Mr. Lang is not a teacher, the director of the Canadian Space Resource Center is integral to the program. He has assisted in the running of almost every TOPS function.
Ms. Gosselin teaches Careers to the Grade 9 TOPS students. She consistently teaches her students in an enthusiastic, lively, and encouraging way. Her intriguing classes help students determine potential career paths. She then aids them in setting goals to achieve these plans.
Ms. Roberge teaches geography to Grade 9 TOPS students. She creates a positive and engaging learning environment for all of her pupils— it is rare to have one day pass when she doesn’t crack a joke in the middle of her lessons, and it is even rarer to see an unmotivated student in her class.