5.00 (1 review)
16945 Bayview Ave
Newmarket, Ontario L3Y4X2, Canada
Newmarket, Ontario L3Y4X2, Canada
World skating coaches for all levels and an indoor ice arena on campus, students can pursue their dreams of skating while going to school.
Students enjoy healthy choices of fresh salads, vegetables, hearty soups, fresh breads, a variety of meats and cheeses, in addition to nutricious hot meals each day. Our 'family style' dining experience allows students to enjoy meals together with their class mates, residence family, and academic advisor on a regular basis.
- Located on a beautiful 42 acre campus in Newmarket, Ontario, (just 25 miles/40 Km from downtown Toronto, Canada) and rooted in more than 172 years of tradition and values-based education, Pickering College is a co-educational independent day (JK - 12) and boarding school (grades 7 12) accredited by the Ontario Ministry of Education.
- We offer a secure and nurturing environment that helps each student develop the vision, confidence and leadership skills to help make the world a better and more beautiful place.
- 100% of Pickering graduates go on to post-secondary education. Our new Global Leadership Program builds on our longstanding mission and community service-oriented approach to education, preparing students with the skills needed to be innovative, entrepreneurial, globally-focussed and ready to tackle complex global issues.
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- University of Houston The time I spent at Pickering College, provided me with life long experiences that to this day I still look back upon. The unique thing about Pickering College was that we had an astounding Residence. . .
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2017 School Data
|School Focus||College Preparatory|
|Grades (Boarding)||Grades 9-12|
|Campus Size||42 acres|
|% International Students|
|% Students Boarding|
Academics and Faculty
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Teacher : Student Ratio||1:9|
|Number of AP Courses Offered||1|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes|
(International Students ESL learner $58,025)
|Tuition international students||$60,635|
|Merit Scholarships Offered||Yes|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Accepts Standardized Application||Yes|
|Director of Admissions||Jessie May Rowntree|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
AP / Advanced Courses
|Total Advanced Courses Offered||1|
|Courses||Calculus and Vectors|
|# Interscholastic Sports Offered||18 Interscholastic Sports|
|Sports||Alpine Skiing, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing, Ice Hockey, Mountain Biking, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||31 Extracurriculars|
|Extracurriculars||Club or Organization:|
Debate Club, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Environment Club, Equestrian Club, Radio Station, Robotics, Yearbook, Youth Action Organization
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Creative Writing Club, Drama Club, Film Club, Instrumental, Jazz Club, Photography
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Badminton Club, Basketball Club, Cross Country, Dance Club, Figure Skating, Hockey Club, Mountain Biking, Skiing, snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
- Our unique fully integrated Global Leadership Program builds on our longstanding mission and community service-oriented approach to education, preparing students with the skills needed to be innovative, entrepreneurial, globally-focussed and ready to tackle complex global issues
- Vibrant, warm, and supportive environment where students pursue their dreams and develop life long friendships
- Outstanding Leadership, Communication Technology, and Music Programs
- 24-hour/7-day per week supervised boarding program that includes supervised study periods and full evening and weekend activity program
- Full competitive and recreational co-curricular program including Music, Film, Radio, Drama, Figure Skating, Hockey, Equestrian, Soccer, Mountain Biking, Tennis, Swimming and Skiing/Snowboarding
- Facilities include 2 residences, health centre, library, dining hall, indoor ice arena, 3 gymnasiums, outdoor 1/4 mile track, 3 grassy sports fields and access to indoor swimming, tennis courts, ski hill, horseback riding and mountain bike trails
- Special support services for international students (representing 20 different countries) including academic advising, ESL support and new student orientation
- Wireless environment.
- School accreditations: Ontario Ministry of Education, NAIS, CIS, CAIS, CESI, TABS,
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Grades: 9-12 | 400 students 33.8 miles88 Bronte College Court
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada L5B1M9
April 20, 2018
Actually, there is no secret to getting your child into boarding school. Just a lot of hard work and a heavy commitment of time.
March 22, 2018
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March 08, 2018
The wide range of fine academic, athletic, and other facilities found in boarding schools underscores the determination of schools to provide the very best for their students.