Cardinal Leger Secondary School
|Cardinal Leger Secondary School|
|75 Mary Street
Brampton, Ontario, L6W 3K5
|School type||Separate High school|
|Motto||Growing in truth and love.|
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|School board||Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board|
|Area trustee||Anna Podesta-da Silva|
|Grades||9 to 12|
|Enrollment||1294, 204 for Extended French (as of September 28, 2010)|
|Language||English, programs include French, Spanish|
|Colour(s)||Grey, Navy and Dark Blue|
|Mascot||Louie the Lancer|
|Team name||Cardinal Leger Lancers|
Cardinal Leger Secondary School is a separate school in the downtown sector of Brampton, Ontario, Canada. It is a member of the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and is connected to both St. Mary's Parish and St. Annes. The school enrolls about 1300 students and is the only school in the Dufferin-Peel board to have the Cisco Systems Program available to students.
Cardinal Leger opened in 1976, originally named St. Stephens. The school expanded in 1980 and underwent major renovations in 1995 in order to attain its current modern appearance.
The school offers a large variety of extracurricular programs, including the multi-cultural show, an extensive music program, dramatic arts program, as well as the traditional Christmas Basket drive, which is run and developed by students every year. The school also offers an Accelerated Reader program as part of the English department.
Cardinal Leger has a wide variety of sports teams, including basketball, rugby, girls' flag football and lacrosse.