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Coed boarding schools




On this page we cover coed boarding schools. For a complete guide to boarding schools, including information about admissions, please see our introductory guide.

Table of contents


  1. List of coed boarding schools

  2. Choosing a school

  3. Tuition

  4. Compare boarding schools

  5. Coed boarding schools
  6. Further resources


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Boarding schools






 
  • Appleby College
  • Neuchâtel Junior College
  • Columbia International College
  • Bond Academy
  • McDonald International Academy
  • Trinity College School
  • Chamberlain International School
  • Lakefield College School
  • Brookes School Canada
  • St. Michaels University School
  • Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning
  • Rosseau Lake College
  • Bishop's College School
  • Stanstead College
  • Canada Star Secondary School
  • Shawnigan Lake School
  • UWC Canada
  • A+ World Academy
  • Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé
  • King's View Academy
  • Blyth Academy London
  • Bronte College
  • Randolph-Macon Academy
  • Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S.
  • Fulford Academy
  • Brentwood College School
  • Bodwell High School
  • Ridley College
  • Class Afloat - West Island College International
  • Trillium School
  • Niagara Christian Collegiate
  • Montverde Academy
  • Landmark East School
  • J. Addison School
  • North Star Academy
  • Great Lakes Christian High School
  • Rothesay Netherwood School
  • Kells Academy
  • Admiral Farragut Academy
  • Athol Murray College of Notre Dame
  • Luther College High School
  • The Gow School
  • North Broward Preparatory School
  • College Bourget
  • Pickering College
  • Briercrest Christian Academy
  • King's-Edgehill School
  • Ashbury College
  • London International Academy
  • Léman Manhattan Preparatory School

 
School NameTypePaceCost

Appleby College (est. 1911)  

  • Oakville, Ontario
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (487 students)
  • Boarding school (273 students)
Appleby College in Oakville is recognized globally as one of Canada's leading independent schools. Breadth, excellence, innovation and caring are the characteristics that define the essence of the Appleby experience. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
$35,090 to $69,440

Neuchâtel Junior College (est. 1956)  

  • Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • 12 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school
Neuchâtel Junior College, in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, offers Canadian Grade 12 curriculum and AP to students from across Canada and beyond. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$30,000 to $56,000

Columbia International College (est. 1979)  

  • Hamilton, Ontario
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school
  • Boarding school (1700 students)
Columbia International College is a day and boarding school, offering programs to international students in grades 7 to 12. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$2,300

Bond Academy (est. 1978)  

  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (350 students)
  • Boarding school (200 students)
This traditional private school in Toronto offers preschool to grade 12 with average class sizes of 15 students. Facilities include a double gym and more. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
$12,500 to $24,500

McDonald International Academy (est. 1994)  

  • Toronto, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school
  • Boarding school
McDonald International Academy offers programs for grades 9 to 12 with 2 locations in the heart of Toronto. Its average class size is 10 to 20 students. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$16,800

Trinity College School (est. 1865)  

  • Port Hope, Ontario
  • 5 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (300 students)
  • Boarding school (265 students)
TCS students appreciate that school needs to be more than just reaching their academic potential–it’s about exploring all facets of themselves so that the realization of talents reach far beyond the classroom walls. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • Waldorf
$24,750 to $65,250
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Chamberlain International School (est. 1976)  

  • Middleboro, Massachusetts
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (25 students)
  • Boarding school (98 students)
Co-ed therapeutic boarding school in Massachusetts for students 11-22 years. Student support is offered for learning disabilities, OCD, anxiety, ADHD, NLD, ASD, attachment disorder, bipolar disorder and depression. [View profile]
  • Traditional


Lakefield College School (est. 1879)  

  • Lakefield, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (105 students)
  • Boarding school (260 students)
LCS offers world-class programming (Grades 9 -12) designed to meet the strengths of each student while encouraging growth through a school-wide Leadership, Character and Values program and enriched boarding experiences. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
$32,800 to $65,400
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Brookes School Canada (est. 2009)  

  • Victoria, British Columbia
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (150 students)
  • Boarding school (150 students)
Brookes School Canada, an IB World School on beautiful Vancouver Island, offers grades 6 to 12 for both day and boarding students with an average class size of 12 students. [View profile]
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
$14,400 to $52,550

St. Michaels University School (est. 1906)  

  • Victoria, British Columbia
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school
  • Boarding school
Independent K-12 boarding & day school in Victoria, BC, Canada focusing on university prep. Find out how a SMUS education can benefit your family. [View profile]
  • Progressive
$18,500 to $66,100
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Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning (est. 2001)  

  • Belleville, Ontario
  • 1 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (10 students)
  • Boarding school (20 students)
We are a licensed therapeutic boarding school for Gr. 1-12 students requiring individualized academic, clinical, and behaviour-management solutions in small class sizes and professional home environments. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$23,600 to $73,000

Rosseau Lake College (est. 1967)  

  • Rosseau, Ontario
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (40 students)
  • Boarding school (60 students)
Rosseau Lake College - The Personalized Learning Community Clearer personal goals- Diverse learning strategies- collaborative problem solving - Focus on building skills and competencies for the future. [View profile]
  • Progressive
$9,600 to $49,000
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Bishop's College School (est. 1836)  

  • Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (60 students)
  • Boarding school (200 students)
Bishop's College School is an English boarding and day school for students in grades 7 through 12. Small in size and culturally diverse, BCS is a member of RoundSquare and offers an ESL program and AP courses. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
$18,200 to $55,800

Stanstead College (est. 1872)  

  • Stanstead, Quebec
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (65 students)
  • Boarding school (170 students)
Located on the Quebec-Vermont border, Stanstead College offers rigorous university-prep, Grades 7to 12, in a secure, family-focused learning environment. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$21,500 to $63,000

Canada Star Secondary School (est. 2016)  

  • Richmond, British Columbia
  • 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (50 students)
  • Boarding school (10 students)
Canada Star Secondary's vision is to provide superior academic opportunities that allow our students to develop interests, pursue passions, and to follow the path to success and admission to top-ranked universities. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$14,800

Shawnigan Lake School (est. 1916)  

  • Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia
  • 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (70 students)
  • Boarding school (430 students)
Shawnigan Lake School is the largest boarding school in Canada. Located in Shawnigan Lake on Vancouver Island, we offer a comprehensive program to 500 young men and women in grades 8-12. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$27,200 to $67,900

UWC Canada (est. 1974)  

  • Victoria, British Columbia
  • 12 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school (200 students)
The UWC National Committee of Canada and Pearson College UWC represent the United World Colleges in Canada. We are seeking daring young Canadians who aspire to make the world a better place. [View profile]
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
$1 to $58,000
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A+ World Academy (est. 2015)  

  • World-wide travel
  • 11 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school (60 students)
A+ World Academy is a boarding school on a Ship. Up to 60 students in grades 11 and 12 live and work the 90 year old Norwegian Tall Ship, ‘Sørlandet’, while they take AP classes and travel the world. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$56,000
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Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé (est. 1956)  

  • Métabetchouan-Lac-à-la-Croix, Quebec
  • 7 to 11 (Coed)
  • Day school (275 students)
  • Boarding school
SMRC is a coed day and boarding high school in French Canada with a warm & relaxed natural campus, modern rooms, enrichment & support, technology enhanced classrooms & labs, 8 cultural & sports programs, 20+ activities [View profile]
  • Traditional
$3,580 to $28,480

King's View Academy   

  • Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (30 students)
  • Boarding school (27 students)
King's View Academy offers students the opportunity to study grades 7 through 12, including Advanced Placement courses, in a self-directed, self-paced, flexibly-scheduled and well-supported academic environment. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
$1,500 to $19,125

Blyth Academy London (est. 2013)  

  • London, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (64 students)
  • Boarding school (5 students)
We focus on personalized education, very small class sizes, and experiential learning. Our London campus is conveniently located in historic Ignatia Hall on the banks of the Thames. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
$1,895 to $18,795

Bronte College (est. 1991)  

  • Mississauga, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (20 students)
  • Boarding school (380 students)
Bronte College is a private International Baccalaureate (IB) World School offering Grades 9 to 12 for day and boarding students. Our academic programming has attracted students from over 30 countries. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
$13,830 to $16,680

Randolph-Macon Academy (est. 1892)  

  • Front Royal, Virginia
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (56 students)
  • Boarding school (269 students)
There is a power within you. The power to soar above self-imposed limitations, to create something new, to become a leader. Come explore Randolph-Macon Academy, and discover The Power of Rise. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$14,350 to $40,525

Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S. (est. 1984)  

  • Oshawa, Ontario
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (115 students)
  • Boarding school
Our schools offer a maximum class size of 16 students for ages 4 & up. Tours are offered daily and new students are welcome to visit for a day. [View profile]
  • Progressive
  • Montessori
$9,700 to $11,500

Fulford Academy (est. 2002)  

  • Brockville, Ontario
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school (110 students)
Fulford Academy is a day/boarding school in Brockville that offers programs for grades 7 through 12. Its average class size is 6 to 12 students. [View profile]
  • Progressive
$10,995 to $57,200

Brentwood College School (est. 1923)  

  • Mill Bay, British Columbia
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (108 students)
  • Boarding school (408 students)
Brentwood is a truly co-educational, progressive boarding school for Grades 9 to 12 located on an oceanfront campus on Vancouver Island, BC. Tuition runs from $25,700 to $66,000. [View profile]
  • Progressive
$25,700 to $66,000

Bodwell High School (est. 1991)  

  • North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (40 students)
  • Boarding school (510 students)
Bodwell High School in North Vancouver is a full boarding school that enrolls 600 students. Tuition starts at $15,500. We provide Education for a Changing World. The school motto is "Strength in Diversity." [View profile]
  • Traditional
$19,150 to $38,450

Ridley College (est. 1889)  

  • St. Catharines, Ontario
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (307 students)
  • Boarding school (358 students)
Ridley College is an acclaimed co-educational boarding and day school that prepares meaningful and flourishing lives by teaching the habits of mind, body, and spirit, and the values needed to lead in a global society. [View profile]
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
$15,500 to $63,700

Class Afloat - West Island College International (est. 1984)  

  • Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
  • 11 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school (60 students)
Class Afloat - West Island College International offers leading experiential education opportunities for Grade 11, 12, University and GAP year students. Students attend classes aboard a majestic tall ship, exploring over 20 ports of call worldwide. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$36,000 to $57,500

Trillium School (est. 1991)  

  • Markham, Ontario
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (300 students)
  • Boarding school
Trillium School is a montessori school that offers programs from pre-school to grade eight in Markham. [View profile]
  • Montessori
$9,400 to $33,000

Niagara Christian Collegiate (est. 1932)  

  • Fort Erie, Ontario
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school
Niagara Christian Collegiate offers both middle school and secondary school programs from Grades 6-12. Graduating students achieve top university placements around the world. We accept both day and boarding students. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$9,672 to $24,120

Montverde Academy (est. 1912)  

  • Montverde, Florida
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (891 students)
  • Boarding school (325 students)
Founded in 1912, Montverde Academy is an elite college preparatory school for students in grades Pre-K3 through post-graduate studies with a distinct student population from over 80 countries worldwide. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$7,875 to $51,350

Landmark East School (est. 1979)  

  • Wolfville, Nova Scotia
  • 3 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (45 students)
  • Boarding school (30 students)
Landmark East School offers exceptional programming for LD students from grade 3 to 12. The average class size is 5 students. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$27,900 to $64,900

J. Addison School (est. 2002)  

  • Markham, Ontario
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (250 students)
  • Boarding school (200 students)
Since 2002, J. Addison has provided a stimulating education for students. Located at the corner of Woodbine and Valleywood Drive in Markham, ON, Canada, you will find our state-of-the-art 58,000 sq. ft. facility. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • Montessori
$16,400 to $40,800

North Star Academy   

  • Laval, Quebec
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (150 students)
  • Boarding school
North Star Academy Laval is the only private English high school in Laval. We offer small classroom sizes for individualized attention. We teach not only for school but for life! Certificate of eligibility not required. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$12,400 to $31,500
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Great Lakes Christian High School (est. 1952)  

  • Beamsville, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (48 students)
  • Boarding school (85 students)
Great Lakes Christian High School offers programs for grades nine through 12 in Beamsville. It accepts day and boarding students. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
$5,300 to $39,300

Rothesay Netherwood School (est. 1877)  

  • Rothesay, New Brunswick
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (130 students)
  • Boarding school (150 students)
Rothesay Netherwood School offers programs for grades six to 12 in Rothesay, New Brunswick. Its average class size is 14 to 16 students and an outstanding supportive community. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
$20,110 to $54,090

Kells Academy (est. 1978)  

  • Montreal, Quebec
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (320 students)
  • Boarding school (40 students)
Kells Academy is a private school in Montreal which offers Kindergarten to grade 11. Its average class size is 15 students. We offer boarding facilities & separate Elementary,Middle and High School campuses. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$16,000 to $34,000

Admiral Farragut Academy (est. 1933)  

  • St. Petersburg, Florida
  • 8 to 12 (Coed)
  • Boarding school (315 students)
Admiral Farragut Academy is located in beautiful, sunny, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. Farragut is a military style school offering unique classes such as Aviation, Scuba, and AP Capstone. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$51,800

Athol Murray College of Notre Dame (est. 1920)  

  • Wilcox, Saskatchewan
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (50 students)
  • Boarding school (275 students)
Notre Dame is a private, independent co-educational high school with an exceptional educational & boarding experience with a balance of strong academic, athletic and spiritual growth in a safe & caring prairie community. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$10,100 to $49,900

Luther College High School (est. 1913)  

  • Regina, Saskatchewan
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (361 students)
  • Boarding school (92 students)
Luther students, from many different social and cultural backgrounds, have the opportunity to be part of a tightly woven community of students, parents, teachers, staff, and alumni. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
$7,050 to $29,560
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The Gow School (est. 1926)  

  • South Wales, New York
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (11 students)
  • Boarding school (145 students)
The Gow School is a special needs private school that offers programs for grades seven through 12 in South Wales, New York. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$64,000

North Broward Preparatory School (est. 1957)  

  • Coconut Creek, Florida
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (900 students)
  • Boarding school (330 students)
North Broward Preparatory School is a K-12 co-educational day and boarding school located in S. Florida located minutes from the beach with IB, AP, and LD classes set on 80 acres with year round hockey. [View profile]
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
$24,200 to $59,950

College Bourget   

  • Rigaud, Quebec
  • Preschool to 11 (Coed)
  • Day school (1000 students)
  • Boarding school (300 students)
Collège Bourget is a day & boarding school situated between Montreal & Ottawa, that exceeds Quebec curriculum guidelines & ensures our students grow through different spheres: arts, sports, community service & science. [View profile]
  • Traditional


Pickering College (est. 1842)  

  • Newmarket, Ontario
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (300 students)
  • Boarding school (120 students)
Pickering College's fully-integrated Global Leadership Program (JK to Grade 12) inspires students to become agents of courageous, ethical and positive change with the confidence, knowledge and skills to shape the future. [View profile]
  • Progressive
$25,785 to $65,170

Briercrest Christian Academy (est. 1946)  

  • Caronport, Saskatchewan
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (90 students)
  • Boarding school (50 students)
BCA combines a private Christian school experience with the best of public education and Saskatchewan curriculum. Our small school shares facilities with Briercrest College and Seminary on a campus of 900 students. [View profile]
  • Traditional
$3,216 to $31,538
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King's-Edgehill School (est. 1788)  

  • Windsor, Nova Scotia
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (135 students)
  • Boarding school (205 students)
King's-Edgehill School offers programs for grades six to 12 in Windsor, Nova Scotia. Its average class size is 15 students. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
$17,350 to $51,950

Ashbury College (est. 1891)  

  • Ottawa, Ontario
  • 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (592 students)
  • Boarding school (108 students)
This traditional private school in Ottawa, Ontario offers Grades 4 to 12 with 100 boarding and 600 day school students. Tuition is from $23,600 to $58,300. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
$26,300 to $64,700

London International Academy (est. 2002)  

  • London, Ontario
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school
  • Boarding school (350 students)
A Canadian Private Secondary Co-ed Boarding school, located in downtown London, Ontario. LIA offers academic courses from Grades 9-12 and is authorized to grant the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). [View profile]
  • Traditional
$9,200 to $18,400

Léman Manhattan Preparatory School (est. 2010)  

  • New York, New York
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • Day school (635 students)
  • Boarding school (115 students)
Nestled in the heart of downtown New York City, Léman Manhattan delivers academic excellence that inspires for a lifetime. [View profile]
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate







Our boarding school guide has advice specific to finding boarding schools in Canada. For insights that are more general (on how to evaluate school options) we recommend you review our hub on choosing a school. You can also read our guides to questions to ask private schools and questions students get asked at school interviews.

Private school expos

Private school expos are ideal launching pads for your school-finding journey. All expos are held in the fall at a number of centres across Canada. There are three expos hosted in Ontario, one in Toronto, one in Halton-Peel, and one in Ottawa. Expos are also held each fall in Vancouver, Montreal, and Calgary. All are opportunities to speak with administrators from leading boarding schools within the regions in which the expos are held.

Parent discussion forum

Word-of-mouth is another powerful tool in your school-finding arsenal. The Our Kids private school discussion forum allows you to discuss your options and debate topics around gifted education. You can use our community of parents, educational experts, alumni, and schools to help answer your questions and stimulate your thinking.

Upcoming open house events

Attending open houses is obviously a great way to learn more about a school and get a feel for the environment. For some advice on open house visits, go here. For questions to ask that are specific to boarding programs, refer to our main boarding school hub.

School nameDateLocation
Stanstead CollegeNovember 23, 2018 8:30 amStanstead College
450 Dufferin Street Stanstead Quebec J0B 3E0
Brookes School CanadaNovember 29, 2018 6:30 pmBrookes Westshore
1939 Sooke Road Victoria British Columbia V9B 1W2
Admiral Farragut AcademyDecember 02, 2018 10:00 amAdmiral Farragut Academy
501 Park St. N. St. Petersburg Florida 33710
Randolph-Macon AcademyDecember 02, 2018 2:00 pmRandolph-Macon Academy
200 Academy Drive Front Royal Virginia 22630
Stanstead CollegeDecember 07, 2018 8:30 amStanstead College
450 Dufferin Street Stanstead Quebec J0B 3E0
Pickering CollegeJanuary 15, 2019 6:30 pmPickering College
16945 Bayview Avenue Newmarket Ontario L3Y 4X2
Stanstead CollegeJanuary 21, 2019 8:30 amStanstead College
450 Dufferin Street Stanstead Quebec J0B 3E0
Appleby CollegeFebruary 02, 2019 10:00 amAppleby College
540 Lakeshore Road West Oakville Ontario L6K 3P1
Briercrest Christian AcademyFebruary 14, 2019 9:00 amBriercrest Christian Academy
510 College Drive Caronport Saskatchewan S0H 0S0
Briercrest Christian AcademyMarch 22, 2019 9:00 amBriercrest Christian Academy
510 College Drive Caronport Saskatchewan S0H 0S0
Pickering CollegeApril 16, 2019 6:30 pmPickering College
16945 Bayview Avenue Newmarket Ontario L3Y 4X2
Briercrest Christian AcademyMay 31, 2019 9:00 amBriercrest Christian Academy
510 College Drive Caronport Saskatchewan S0H 0S0
Briercrest Christian AcademyJuly 19, 2019 9:00 amBriercrest Christian Academy
510 College Drive Caronport Saskatchewan S0H 0S0




Broadly speaking, the cost of boarding reflects the cost private school tuition in general, though with premiums added to cover housing and meals.

Many schools offer financial aid, including scholarships and bursaries. Financial aid is needs-based, and financial aid programs are created as a means of broadening the student base and attracting students, independent of means, who will contribute most to the culture of the school. Generally speaking, the larger and more expensive schools provide the most aid.

You can read more about financial aid and scholarships in our dedicated guide.

Below you'll find the range of costs at coed baording schools:

 
Tuition (baording school)Students receiving financial aidGrade eligibility for financial aidAvg. aid package size (annual)
Appleby College$57,045 to $69,44018%7 - 12$27,500
Neuchâtel Junior College$30,000 to $56,00020%12$20,000
Trinity College School$43,250 to $65,25033%5 - 12$20,000
Lakefield College School$58,400 to $65,40025%9 - 12
Brookes School Canada$39,550 to $52,55010%7 - 12$5,000
St. Michaels University School$50,520 to $66,10020%K - 12$11,685
Rosseau Lake College$22,700 to $49,0005%7 - 12
Bishop's College School$48,300 to $55,80040%7 - 12
Stanstead College$49,900 to $63,00030%7 - 12
Shawnigan Lake School$50,500 to $67,90025%8 - 12
UWC Canada$1 to $58,00075%12$25,000
Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé $18,980 to $28,48010%7 - 11$500
King's View Academy6%7 - 12$10,000
Brentwood College School$47,800 to $66,00027%9 - 12$19,417
Ridley College$56,950 to $63,70016%5 - 12$16,000
Class Afloat - West Island College International$36,000 to $57,50011 - 12
Montverde Academy$51,35026%6 - 12$7,500
Landmark East School$44,700 to $64,90050%3 - 12$7,000
North Star Academy$24,000 to $31,5007 - 11
Great Lakes Christian High School$20,100 to $39,3009 - 12
Rothesay Netherwood School$35,550 to $54,09028%6 - 12$15,500
Admiral Farragut Academy$51,80030%8 - 12$20,000
Athol Murray College of Notre Dame$23,500 to $49,900
Luther College High School$29,560
The Gow School$64,00040%7 - 12$23,000
King's-Edgehill School$40,750 to $51,95033%6 - 12$15,000
Ashbury College$64,7008%4 - 12$6,700




 
 Founding dateEndowmentAdmissions rateEnrollmentEnrollment
per grade
Appleby College191132%764127
Neuchâtel Junior College19567070
Columbia International College1979100%
Bond Academy1978100%
McDonald International Academy1994$0100%618155
Trinity College School1865$50,000,00075%56471
Chamberlain International School1976$0100%
Lakefield College School1879
Brookes School Canada200995%00
St. Michaels University School1906$11,200,00096374
Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning2001100%
Rosseau Lake College196790%9516
Bishop's College School1836100%
Stanstead College1872100%24741
Canada Star Secondary School2016$074%5010
Shawnigan Lake School1916$13,500,00060%515103
UWC Canada1974$025%100100
A+ World Academy2015$072%7525
Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé 1956$090%27555
King's View Academy95%305
Blyth Academy London201395%8221
Bronte College1991$0100%
Randolph-Macon Academy1892$88594%30944
Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S.198498%00
Fulford Academy2002100%
Brentwood College School1923$20,000,000510128
Bodwell High School1991$0100%513103
Ridley College188961%66548
Class Afloat - West Island College International1984100%
Trillium School1991100%
Niagara Christian Collegiate193285%26838
Montverde Academy1912$045%51134
Landmark East School1979$1,200,00060%
J. Addison School2002100%
North Star Academy86%15030
Great Lakes Christian High School195295%14336
Rothesay Netherwood School1877$7,000,00085%14521
Kells Academy197895%
Admiral Farragut Academy193390%13928
Athol Murray College of Notre Dame1920100%
Luther College High School191390%453113
The Gow School1926$26,000,00095%14421
North Broward Preparatory School1957$10,000,00060%1230176
College Bourget
Pickering College1842100%
Briercrest Christian Academy1946$2,174,00096%14536
King's-Edgehill School178880%33047
Ashbury College189170%71179
London International Academy200290%
Léman Manhattan Preparatory School2010




 
 
Primary curriculum
Secondary curriculum
Curriculum pace
Academic culture
Average class size
Language immersion
Special needs support
Tech integration
Appleby CollegeLiberal ArtsStandard-enrichedRigorous12 to 16Indirect SupportHeavy integration
Neuchâtel Junior CollegeTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous60 to 80Indirect SupportMedium integration
Columbia International CollegeTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous15 to 25No supportMedium integration
Bond AcademyLiberal ArtsStandard-enrichedRigorous15Withdrawal AssistanceMedium integration
McDonald International AcademyTraditionalAcceleratedSupportive10 to 20Resource AssistanceMedium integration
Trinity College SchoolTraditionalWaldorfStandard-enrichedRigorous12 to 16No supportMedium integration
Chamberlain International SchoolTraditionalStudent-pacedSupportive10 to 12Special needs school
Lakefield College SchoolLiberal ArtsStandard-enrichedSupportive16No supportMedium integration
Brookes School CanadaProgressiveInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorous12 to 18No supportLight integration
St. Michaels University SchoolProgressiveStandard-enrichedRigorousNo supportMedium integration
Applewood Academy for Progressive LearningTraditionalStudent-pacedSupportive4 to 6Special needs schoolLight integration
Rosseau Lake CollegeProgressiveStandard-enrichedSupportive10 to 15Indirect SupportMedium integration
Bishop's College SchoolTraditionalInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorous12 to 15Withdrawal AssistanceHeavy integration
Stanstead CollegeTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous13No supportMedium integration
Canada Star Secondary SchoolTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive10 to 15No supportLight integration
Shawnigan Lake SchoolTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous15Withdrawal AssistanceHeavy integration
UWC CanadaProgressiveInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorous6 to 16Indirect Support
A+ World AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous10 to 15No supportMedium integration
Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé TraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive20 to 30Special needs schoolMedium integration
King's View AcademyLiberal ArtsInternational BaccalaureateStudent-pacedRigorousSpecial needs school
Blyth Academy LondonLiberal ArtsStandard-enrichedSupportive6 to 8No supportHeavy integration
Bronte CollegeTraditionalInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorous18No supportMedium integration
Randolph-Macon AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous12 to 17No supportMedium integration
Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S.ProgressiveMontessoriStandard-enrichedRigorous8 to 15Indirect SupportMedium integration
Fulford AcademyProgressiveStandard-enrichedSupportive8 to 12No support
Brentwood College SchoolProgressiveStandard-enrichedRigorous16 to 20No supportHeavy integration
Bodwell High SchoolTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous18No supportMedium integration
Ridley CollegeProgressiveInternational BaccalaureateAcceleratedRigorous17Withdrawal AssistanceHeavy integration
Class Afloat - West Island College InternationalTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive8 to 10No support
Trillium SchoolMontessoriAcceleratedRigorousNo support
Niagara Christian CollegiateTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous17Resource AssistanceHeavy integration
Montverde AcademyTraditionalAcceleratedRigorousIndirect Support
Landmark East SchoolTraditionalStudent-pacedSupportive1 to 5Special needs schoolMedium integration
J. Addison SchoolTraditionalMontessoriStandard-enrichedSupportive8 to 15No supportLight integration
North Star AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive10 to 18Indirect SupportMedium integration
Great Lakes Christian High SchoolLiberal ArtsStandard-enrichedRigorous10 to 25Indirect Support
Rothesay Netherwood SchoolLiberal ArtsInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedSupportive14 to 16No supportHeavy integration
Kells AcademyTraditionalStudent-pacedSupportive12 to 18No supportHeavy integration
Admiral Farragut AcademyTraditionalStandard-enriched15 to 17No supportMedium integration
Athol Murray College of Notre DameTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous16No supportHeavy integration
Luther College High SchoolLiberal ArtsInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorous23No supportLight integration
The Gow SchoolTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive4 to 5Special needs schoolHeavy integration
North Broward Preparatory SchoolLiberal ArtsInternational BaccalaureateAcceleratedRigorous18Special needs schoolHeavy integration
College BourgetTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportiveSpecial needs school
Pickering CollegeProgressiveStandard-enrichedRigorous18 to 20No supportHeavy integration
Briercrest Christian AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedSupportive15 to 25Indirect SupportMedium integration
King's-Edgehill SchoolTraditionalInternational BaccalaureateAcceleratedRigorous15Withdrawal AssistanceMedium integration
Ashbury CollegeTraditionalInternational BaccalaureateAcceleratedRigorous17No supportMedium integration
London International AcademyTraditionalStandard-enrichedRigorous18 to 20No supportMedium integration
Léman Manhattan Preparatory SchoolTraditionalInternational BaccalaureateStandard-enrichedRigorousNo support





 Legend:

 ADHD

Learning disorders:
 Dyslexia
 Auditory processing disorder
 Dyscalculia
 Dysgraphia
 Language processing disorder
 Non-verbal learning disorders
 Visual motor deficit
Development disorders:
 Autism
 Asperger's

Behavioural and emotional:
 Troubled teens
 Depression
 Suicidal
 Substance abuse
 Oppositional defiant disorder
Physical:
 Dyspraxia
 Blindness
 Deafness
 Cystic fibrosis
 Multiple physical
 




 
 Admission deadlineSSAT requiredInterview requiredAcceptance rateNext open house
Appleby CollegeDay: Oct 31, 2017
Boarding: rolling
7 - 127 - 1232%Feb 2, 2019
Neuchâtel Junior CollegeDay: Nov 30, 2018
Columbia International CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
100%
Bond AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
Nursery/Toddler - 12100%
McDonald International AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 12100%
Trinity College SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
5 - 1275%
Chamberlain International SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
100%
Lakefield College SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Brookes School CanadaDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
6 - 1295%Nov 29, 2018
St. Michaels University SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
K - 12
Applewood Academy for Progressive LearningDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
1 - 12100%
Rosseau Lake CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
7 - 1290%
Bishop's College SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
7 - 12100%
Stanstead CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
7 - 12100%Nov 23, 2018
Canada Star Secondary SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
8 - 1274%
Shawnigan Lake SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
8 - 1260%
UWC CanadaDay: Dec 31, 1969
Boarding: Nov 15, 2017
Homestay: Dec 31, 1969
1225%
A+ World AcademyBoarding: rolling11 - 1272%
Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé Day: Aug 15, 2018
Boarding: Aug 15, 2018
90%
King's View AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
95%
Blyth Academy LondonDay: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 1295%
Bronte CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
100%
Randolph-Macon AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
6 - 1294%Dec 2, 2018
Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S.Day: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 1298%
Fulford Academy7 - 12100%
Brentwood College SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 12
Bodwell High SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
8 - 12100%
Ridley CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
5 - 12JK - 1261%
Class Afloat - West Island College InternationalBoarding: rolling100%
Trillium SchoolK - 12100%
Niagara Christian CollegiateDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
6 - 1285%
Montverde AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
3 - 12Preschool - 1245%
Landmark East SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
3 - 1260%
J. Addison SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
Nursery/Toddler - 12100%
North Star Academy7 - 1286%
Great Lakes Christian High SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 1295%
Rothesay Netherwood SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
6 - 1285%
Kells AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
K - 1195%
Admiral Farragut AcademyBoarding: rolling8 - 1290%Dec 2, 2018
Athol Murray College of Notre DameDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 12100%
Luther College High SchoolDay: Mar 1, 2017
Boarding: Mar 1, 2017
Homestay: Mar 1, 2017
90%
The Gow SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
6 - 1295%
North Broward Preparatory SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
6 - 126 - 1260%
College Bourget
Pickering CollegeDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
JK - 12100%Jan 15, 2019
Briercrest Christian AcademyDay: Aug 1, 2018
Boarding: Aug 1, 2018
96%Feb 14, 2019
King's-Edgehill SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
6 - 1280%
Ashbury CollegeDay: Mar 9, 2018
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
4 - 1170%
London International AcademyDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
Homestay: rolling
9 - 1290%
Léman Manhattan Preparatory SchoolDay: rolling
Boarding: rolling
9 - 12K - 12




 




 




 
 MathScienceLiteratureHumanities Social SciencesForeign LanguagesFine Arts
Appleby CollegeEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCommunicativeCreative
Neuchâtel Junior CollegeTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Columbia International CollegeEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Bond AcademyTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
McDonald International AcademyEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Trinity College SchoolTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Chamberlain International School
Lakefield College SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCommunicativeCreative
Brookes School CanadaEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalancePerennialismCommunicativeCreative
St. Michaels University SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Applewood Academy for Progressive LearningTraditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalPragmatismWe don't offer Foreign LanguagesCreative
Rosseau Lake CollegeDiscovery MathInquiryTraditionalPragmatismWe don't offer Foreign LanguagesCreative
Bishop's College SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Stanstead CollegeTraditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Canada Star Secondary SchoolTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Shawnigan Lake SchoolTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCommunicative
UWC Canada
A+ World AcademyEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceWe don't offer Fine Arts
Séminaire Marie-Reine-du-Clergé Traditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalPerennialismEqual BalanceCreative
King's View Academy
Blyth Academy LondonEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCommunicativeCreative
Bronte CollegeEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Randolph-Macon AcademyTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCommunicativeCreative
Durham Elementary, Durham Academy and G.B.M.S.Equal BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Fulford Academy
Brentwood College SchoolTraditional MathExpositoryTraditionalPerennialismCommunicativeCreative
Bodwell High SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Ridley CollegeEqual BalanceInquiryEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Class Afloat - West Island College InternationalEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Trillium School
Niagara Christian CollegiateEqual BalanceInquiryTraditionalEqual BalanceCommunicativeEqual Balance
Montverde AcademyTraditional MathEqual Balance
Landmark East SchoolEqual BalanceInquiryEqual BalanceEqual BalanceWe don't offer Foreign LanguagesEqual Balance
J. Addison SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
North Star AcademyTraditional MathExpositoryTraditionalEqual BalanceWe don't offer Foreign LanguagesEqual Balance
Great Lakes Christian High SchoolTraditional MathEqual BalanceTraditionalEqual Balance
Rothesay Netherwood SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Kells AcademyEqual BalanceInquiryEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceCreative
Admiral Farragut AcademyEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Athol Murray College of Notre DameEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Luther College High SchoolTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
The Gow SchoolTraditional MathInquiryTraditionalPerennialismEqual BalanceCreative
North Broward Preparatory SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
College Bourget
Pickering CollegeEqual BalanceInquirySocial JusticeEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Briercrest Christian AcademyEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceWe don't offer Foreign LanguagesCreative
King's-Edgehill SchoolEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
Ashbury CollegeTraditional MathEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual BalanceEqual Balance
London International AcademyEqual BalanceEqual BalanceTraditionalEqual BalanceCommunicativeEqual Balance
Léman Manhattan Preparatory School




 




 




Parents around Canada are choosing coed boarding schools because they have the benefits of a coed school and a boarding school.

Whether a Canadian citizen or international student, Canadian coed boarding schools offer a specialized educational system devoted to the social and intellectual advancement of their students. Students and faculty thrive in this type of intentional community, co-existing in a social environment that fosters independence and mutual dignity.

Men and women interact and work together on a daily basis and coeducational schooling gives your child the opportunity to learn and interact along side the opposite sex, preparing them for life after school.

Choosing a coed boarding school

When you’re choosing a school for your child, be sure you choose the one that will work best for them. Kind of like buying them a new sweater, you want a school that makes them comfortable and is still respectable in your eyes. To make sure you’re choosing the best school, consider these:

Have a look at our five steps on choosing the right school, and find questions like the ones above and more tips.

Paying for coed boarding schools

If you use all the options available to you, paying for a coed boarding school should be an achievable goal. Start searching for financial aid early by researching bursaries, scholarships and potential tax benefits. Take some time and look at our financial aid finder to see schools that are offering extra financial help.

Check out these 18 tips to help pay for private school, to help you map out a plan to make private school a reality for your child.

The benefits of coed boarding schools

The vast majority of Canadian students are enrolled in coed schools, just as the vast majority of Canadian adults graduated from coed schools. The coed experience is thought of as the norm, and certainly, in terms of numbers, it is.

The primary advantage of a coed learning environment is social. “What matters most about school is social life,” says Rubén A. Gaztambide-Fernández, an assistant professor at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto. When it comes to social development, coed schools in some ways have the upper hand. “There is a positive dimension in terms of the large number of opportunities for relating to each other across gender lines.” Gaztambide-Fernández adds that “These students confront gender on a daily basis, so they're able to develop more nuanced strategies for dealing with the opposite sex—strategies that will be useful later on in life.”

In a coeducational learning environment, students are exposed to both male and female role models. They are also more likely to encounter a greater range of leadership styles, values and lifestyles. A 2006 study, “Perceptions and Attitudes of Students toward their Academic and Social Experiences in Canadian High Schools,” reported that they “offer students the opportunity to exchange a broad range of opinions and viewpoints with their peers since the schools comprise a mixed-gender student body.”

A benefit of coed schooling is that it reflects the environment that exists beyond the school walls as well as the subsequent environments—post-secondary institutions and professional life—that students will ultimately move into. That said, the same argument—that coed schooling reflects society at large—is also used in favour of single-gender schooling. Ultimately, the demeanor, talent, and social aptitude of the student will, and should, play a large role in determining the right educational environment.