Merrick Preparatory School

118 Main Street East, Merrickville, Ontario, Merrickville K0G1N, Canada
  • Merrick Preparatory School's mission is to engage students in a dynamic learning environment and to inspire them to become intellectually vibrant, compassionate and responsible and globally-minded citizens.
  • Merrick Preparatory School is a leading boarding and day school school in Canada for boys and girls offering academic grades 9-12, and a University Qualification Year.
  • Merrick Preparatory School`s small class size, averaging 10 students, our additional hours of study and our highly skilled teachers create an environment that allows students to succeed. Students thrive academically due to the structure and support our teachers provide in our small school environment.
  • We have a university placement rate of 100%. We recreate the comforts of home with our above industry standard dorm rooms featuring 2 queen sized beds and a 4 piece washroom.
  • Our gorgeous campus is located in an ideal small town setting in the middle of three of Canada`s most vibrant cities, Ottawa, Montreal and Toronto. Our graduates receive offers of admission to the global top 50 ranked universities in the Canada, the U.K., and the U.S.

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Definition of Terms
 | 2019 School Data
Merrick Preparatory School
School FocusCollege Preparatory
Grades (Boarding)Grades 9-12, PG
School TypeCo-ed
Religious AffiliationNon-denominational
Year Founded2012
Campus Size6 acres

Student Body

Enrollment60 students
% Students of Color
85%
% International Students
95%
% Students Boarding
95%

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(school cardigan, tie and black pants)
Average Class Size10 students
Teacher : Student Ratio1:8
Number of AP Courses Offeredn/a
ESL Courses OfferedYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
100%
Summer Program OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$56,200
(tuition, full boarding and medical insurance )
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$16,120
(tuition, food (breakfast and lunch from Monday to Friday only), school tie and 5-day academic trip included)
Merit Scholarships OfferedYes

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
73%
Director of AdmissionsKevin Farrell
Sheila Robitaille

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered8 Interscholastic Sports
SportsBadminton, Basketball, Dance, Field Hockey, Ice Hockey, Kayaking, Soccer, Softball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations12 Extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Engineering Club, Matheletes, Yearbook Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Badminton Club, Basketball, Ice Hockey, Road Hockey, Slack Line, Soccer, Swimming, Walking/Hiking, Yoga

College Matriculation

Year: 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • *100% acceptance rate to world-class post-secondary institutions
  • *140-145 instructional hours per credit course
  • English-only environment and ESL support *3 hours of IELTS preparation or OSSLT (Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test) preparation per week
  • Above industry-standard accommodations; Your student will have a queen or double-sized bed, 4-piece ensuite bathroom, a desk, drawers and only ONE roommate!
  • Academic advisor to support your studies and university applications *Co-curricular and recreational sports
  • Multicultural environment; We have students from China, Nigeria, Oman, Mexico, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Russia, Korea, Kuwait, UAE, Japan, USA and Canada
  • Safe and family-like environment; your child will develop strong and personal relationships with classmates, teachers and the community of Merrickville
  • Merrick Preparatory School accreditations: Ontario Federation of Independent Schools(OFIS)

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