is a requirement to earn a secondary school diploma.

PHS has released its own OSSLT practice website. Now students can practice for the Ontario Secondary School Literacy test using their own WRDSB Google accounts. Our brand new website contains practice tests that give immediate feedback through scoring and exemplars. Find out the criteria EQAO uses when marking the OSSLT. Get tips on how to respond to the questions. You’ll find it all right here at

Practice Booklets show the format of the test and how it is marked.  On the EQAO website, you will find material for Educators, Parents and Students.

The Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course (OSSLC)  is available for those who have not been successful taking the test.  See your guidance counsellor to check eligibility.

Read more about the Secondary School Literacy Graduation Requirement.