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International Baccalaureate

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Private schools offering the international baccalaureate program in Canada are plentiful. Of the 2000 schools from across the world offering international baccalaureate programs, about 250 are in Canada, including a high percentage of privately funded schools such as those listed below.

About the International Baccalaureate program

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program is one of the most popular university entrance programs recognized throughout the world. Of schools offering the program about half are publicly funded and half are private.

If you have a child enrolled in an International Baccalaureate program in Canada, some courses are recognised as equivalent to university courses. Universities in Canada and the US may award first year credit for courses in the program.

In the United States, many senior credits in the International Baccalaureate program are accepted as equal to first year college courses.

Our Kids also offers listings of several European private schools with an International Baccalaureate program.

International Baccalaureate Programs curriculum

The IB program curriculum consists of study in six subject areas, an essay of up to 4,000 words and at least 50 hours in each area of Creative, Action and Service requirements. Theory of Knowledge is one other important component of the IB curriculum.

Schools listed below may offer International Baccalaureate diplomas or specific programs including the middle years program or the primary years program. Consult with each school to learn what depth of programs they offer concerning IB.

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12224 240th Street, Maple Ridge, British Columbia, V4R 1N1

Maple Ridge
Meadowridge is an IB Continuum World School that supports the development of the whole child in a safe, supportive and challenging environment. See for yourself and join us for a tour every Friday from 9:00am to 11:00am. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $19,400 to 25,900/year
10 Elm Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 1N4

Toronto
Branksome Hall is an all girls school in Toronto, from JK to Grade 12, including 56 boarding students. Tuition ranges from $28,995 to $31,245 for day students. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Girls)
  • $29,590 to 56,855/year
220 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, Ontario, M4V 2X8

Toronto
Located in the heart of Toronto, Upper Canada College is the oldest independent boys' school in Ontario. Our graduates are highly regarded by top universities and post-secondary institutions worldwide. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Boys)
  • $30,860 to 61,560/year
469 Merton Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4S 1B4

Toronto
Sunnybrook School offers a fully integrated 1:1 iPad program for all students in JK - Grade 6. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • JK to 6 (Coed)
  • $23,000/year
306 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 1T7

Toronto
TFS - Canada's International School offers Canada's only bilingual IB programs from PK to Grade 12. Average class size is 12 to 22 students. Entrance Scholarship to Grade 7 is available. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,600 to 31,100/year
801 Bank Street, Victoria, British Columbia, V8S 4A8
1701 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia, V8R 6H9

Victoria
Glenlyon Norfolk, an independent school in Victoria, BC, provides International Baccalaureate programs from JK to Grade 12. GNS offers 5- and 7-day Family Boarding options for students who are not residents of Victoria. [view profile]
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $16,180 to 43,085/year
2371 Shawnigan Lake Road, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, V0R 2W5

Shawnigan Lake
Dwight School Canada, an IB school on the shores of beautiful Shawnigan Lake, offers grades 7 to 12 for both day and boarding students with an average class size of 12 students. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $9,500 to 44,500/year
1010 Morrison Drive, Suite 200, Ottawa, Ontario, K2H 8K7

Ottawa
Académie de la Capitale is an IB World School in Ottawa,ON. We offer programmes in both English and French, from Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12. Students thrive in a culture of academic excellence and real-life learning. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $11,200 to 16,715/year
2201 Shantz Station Road, Waterloo Region (Breslau), Ontario, N0B 1M0

Waterloo Region (Breslau)
St. John's-Kilmarnock School, in Waterloo, offers enriched educational programming for students from JK – Grade 12 through its accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum. Its average class size is 17. [view profile]
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $15,860 to 52,685/year
261 Buena Vista Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 0V9

Ottawa
Elmwood School is Ottawa's pre-eminent school for girls from JK to Grade 12. Our high academic standards, small class sizes and safe, supportive environment ensure that each girl is inspired to reach her full potential. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Girls)
  • $12,956 to 22,980/year
671 Carter Road, Box 128, West Vancouver-Bowen Island, British Columbia, V0N 1G0

West Vancouver-Bowen Island
Island Pacific School offers distinctly different programs for middle school students on Bowen Island, BC. Its average class size is 12 to 18 students. [view profile]
  • Day & Homestay
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 6 to 9 (Coed)
  • $14,250 to 19,500/year
8569 Bayview Avenue, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4B 3M7
500 Elgin Mills Road East, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 5G1

Richmond Hill
Internationally recognized since 1961, TMS is a not-for-profit independent university preparatory school located in Richmond Hill where students, faculty and staff regularly Go Beyond. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,075 to 25,440/year
40 College Hill Road, Rothesay, New Brunswick, E2E 5H1

Rothesay
Rothesay Netherwood School offers programs for grades six to 12 in Rothesay, New Brunswick. Its average class size is 14 to 16 students. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Sports-intensive
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • $20,110 to 54,090/year
1320 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 1X2
1639 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 2W6

Toronto
The York School is a co-ed, independent school in Toronto that offers the IB Continuum Programme from JK to Grade 12. The school is accredited by CAIS, IBO, and CIS. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $19,000 to 29,000/year
36 Scarsdale Road, North York, Ontario, M3B 2R7

North York
La Citadelle is a Bilingual Private School with exceptional advanced curriculum, excellence, compassion, discipline, achievement, respect, and Harmony. Nursery-12 [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • $15,650 to $19,250 per year
2150 Torquay Mews, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 2M6

Mississauga
St. Jude's Academy is an IB World School that offers programs from junior kindergarten to grade 12 in Mississauga. Its average class size is 16 to 18 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $7,500 to 10,500/year
33 King's-Edgehill Lane, Windsor, Nova Scotia, B0N 2T0

Windsor
King's-Edgehill School offers programs for grades six to 12 in Windsor, Nova Scotia. Its average class size is 15 students. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,350 to 51,950/year
2656-160th Street, Surrey, British Columbia, V3Z 0B7

Surrey
We place equal value on the development of academics and character. Our program is built around authentic, experience-based learning that develops the mind, body and spirit. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,750 to 25,250/year
88 Bronte College Court, Mississauga, Ontario, L5B 1M9

Mississauga
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 37 countries. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $12,810 to 15,400/year
5827-136 Nagakura, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano, JAPAN, 389-0111

Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun
ISAK is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School for students around the globe. Located in Japan's Nagano Prefecture, ISAK offers a world-class education to students who are passionate about making a difference. [view profile]
  • Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 10 to 12 (Coed)
  • $40,000/year
362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 0T3

Ottawa
This traditional private school in Ottawa, Ontario offers grades 4 to 12 with 100 boarding and 570 day school students. Tuition is from $20,200 to $48,200. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • $22,440 to 52,300/year
337 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 3H3

Oakville
MacLachlan is a world-class school offering the benefits of small class sizes, highly dedicated and engaged teachers and an internationally recognized curriculum for students in Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 12. [view profile]
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $9,100 to 27,500/year
945 Tower Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 2Y2
5750 Atlantic Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 1G9

Halifax
HGS is the leading independent, co-educational day school in Atlantic Canada, offering programs from junior primary to grade twelve, including the full International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma for senior students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $11,890 to 22,340/year
4090 Royal Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 2M5

Montreal
Montreal's Lower Canada College offers programmes from kindergarten to grade 12, including the IB Diploma Programme. Its average class size is 18 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $20,658 to 21,283/year
3641, avenue Prud'homme, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 3H6

Montreal
Centennial is the only high school in Quebec that helps students master their challenges of learning and graduate on time. Over 90% of our students graduate in five years and go on to college and university. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 11 (Coed)
  • $18,265 to $18,360 per year
Canada, Morocco, USA, .

Morocco
THINK Global School is a path-breaking high school offering teenagers a once-in-a-lifetime international experience. TGS students visit historical, cultural, and scientific sites, all while building new skills and relationships with those around them. [view profile]
  • Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Alternative
  • 10 to 12 (Coed)
  • US $79,000/year
1293 Meredith Avenue, Mississauga, Ontario, L5E 2E6

Mississauga
TFS - Canada's International School (West Campus) offers programs from pre-kindergarten to grade seven. Its average class size is 12 to 22 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 7 (Coed)
  • $11,555 to 25,390/year
3000 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5N 4E2

Vancouver
Stratford Hall is an IB world school offering programs from kindergarten to grade 12 in Vancouver, BC. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,090 to 19,960/year
7215 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 3R3
7205 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 3R3

Mississauga
Lynn-Rose Heights Private School offers challenging academic programming from pre-school to grade eight in Mississauga. Lynn-Rose Heights school is an official International Baccalaureate World School. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 10 (Coed)
  • $13,770/year
1500 Royal Street, Regina, Saskatchewan, S4T 5A5

Regina
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]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $6,590 to 26,620/year
Slovenská 477/5, Karlovy Vary, Karlovski Kraj, 36001

Karlovy Vary
Carlsbad International School is Europe's newest international boarding IB World School, offering international opportunities and the world's most respected high school diploma. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Language-based
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $44,522/year
497 Scott Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M 3X3

St. Catharines
Wheatley School offers programs from nursery to grade eight in St. Catharines. Its average class size is 15 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Alternative
  • Montessori
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $4,950 to $11,100 per year
628, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, H2V 2C5

Montreal
École secondaire francophone privée pour jeunes filles située à Outremont, Qc. Les frais de scolarité sont de 3 900 $ par année. Elle offre les profils Éducation internationale, Danse-études et Musique-études. [view profile]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 11 (Girls)
  • $4,000 to 9,150/year
28 Roytec Road, Woodbridge, Ontario, L4L 8E4

Woodbridge
Located in Vaughan, King Heights Academy provides a unique educational experience for toddlers to grade eight, which includes the IB Program. [view profile]
  • Day
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Gifted
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $11,598 to 11,998/year
12224 240th Street, Maple Ridge, British Columbia, V4R 1N1
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $19,400 to 25,900/year
view profile
10 Elm Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 1N4
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Girls)
  • $29,590 to 56,855/year
view profile
220 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, Ontario, M4V 2X8
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Boys)
  • $30,860 to 61,560/year
view profile
469 Merton Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4S 1B4
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • JK to 6 (Coed)
  • $23,000/year
view profile
306 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 1T7
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,600 to 31,100/year
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801 Bank Street, Victoria, British Columbia, V8S 4A8
1701 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia, V8R 6H9
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $16,180 to 43,085/year
view profile
2371 Shawnigan Lake Road, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, V0R 2W5
  • Day & Boarding
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $9,500 to 44,500/year
view profile
1010 Morrison Drive, Suite 200, Ottawa, Ontario, K2H 8K7
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $11,200 to 16,715/year
view profile
2201 Shantz Station Road, Waterloo Region (Breslau), Ontario, N0B 1M0
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $15,860 to 52,685/year
view profile
261 Buena Vista Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 0V9
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Girls)
  • $12,956 to 22,980/year
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671 Carter Road, Box 128, West Vancouver-Bowen Island, British Columbia, V0N 1G0
  • Day & Homestay
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 6 to 9 (Coed)
  • $14,250 to 19,500/year
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8569 Bayview Avenue, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4B 3M7
500 Elgin Mills Road East, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 5G1
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,075 to 25,440/year
view profile
40 College Hill Road, Rothesay, New Brunswick, E2E 5H1
  • Day & Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Sports-intensive
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • $20,110 to 54,090/year
view profile
1320 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 1X2
1639 Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, M4T 2W6
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $19,000 to 29,000/year
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36 Scarsdale Road, North York, Ontario, M3B 2R7
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Nursery/Toddler to 12 (Coed)
  • $15,650 to $19,250 per year
view profile
2150 Torquay Mews, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 2M6
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $7,500 to 10,500/year
view profile
33 King's-Edgehill Lane, Windsor, Nova Scotia, B0N 2T0
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 6 to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,350 to 51,950/year
view profile
2656-160th Street, Surrey, British Columbia, V3Z 0B7
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,750 to 25,250/year
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88 Bronte College Court, Mississauga, Ontario, L5B 1M9
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $12,810 to 15,400/year
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5827-136 Nagakura, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano, JAPAN, 389-0111
  • Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 10 to 12 (Coed)
  • $40,000/year
view profile
362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 0T3
  • Day & Boarding
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 4 to 12 (Coed)
  • $22,440 to 52,300/year
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337 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 3H3
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $9,100 to 27,500/year
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945 Tower Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 2Y2
5750 Atlantic Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 1G9
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • JK to 12 (Coed)
  • $11,890 to 22,340/year
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4090 Royal Avenue, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 2M5
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $20,658 to 21,283/year
view profile
3641, avenue Prud'homme, Montreal, Quebec, H4A 3H6
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 11 (Coed)
  • $18,265 to $18,360 per year
view profile
Canada, Morocco, USA, .
  • Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Alternative
  • 10 to 12 (Coed)
  • US $79,000/year
view profile
1293 Meredith Avenue, Mississauga, Ontario, L5E 2E6
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 7 (Coed)
  • $11,555 to 25,390/year
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3000 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5N 4E2
  • Day
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • K to 12 (Coed)
  • $17,090 to 19,960/year
view profile
7215 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 3R3
7205 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga, Ontario, L5N 3R3
  • Day
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 10 (Coed)
  • $13,770/year
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1500 Royal Street, Regina, Saskatchewan, S4T 5A5
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $6,590 to 26,620/year
view profile
Slovenská 477/5, Karlovy Vary, Karlovski Kraj, 36001
  • Day & Boarding
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Language-based
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $44,522/year
view profile
497 Scott Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M 3X3
  • Day
  • Alternative
  • Montessori
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $4,950 to $11,100 per year
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628, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, H2V 2C5
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • International Baccalaureate
  • 7 to 11 (Girls)
  • $4,000 to 9,150/year
view profile
28 Roytec Road, Woodbridge, Ontario, L4L 8E4
  • Day
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Gifted
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $11,598 to 11,998/year
view profile

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