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Oakville Private Schools

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Sending your son or daughter to a private school in Oakville, Ontario gives him or her numerous unique benefits. Some of these advantages include:

  • Private schools offer educational programs that meet children's unique needs and aptitudes. Instead of just teaching a standardized curriculum, instructors focus on the strengths and weaknesses of each student and tailor their classes accordingly. Small class sizes allow staff to give specific attention to everyone in their classes.
  • When needed, Oakville's private schools will provide your child with extra help outside of class.
  • Private schools teach from a perspective that matches your family's beliefs or ideals (i.e. Christian, Montessori, and alternative schools).
  • Private schools in Oakville give you an opportunity to talk to your child's instructors, so both of you can identify strong points and areas that need improvement.

Read more about the advantages of private education.

Oakville's private schools continue to become more affordable than they have been in the past. Tuition ranges from as low as $5,900, and some schools will help you pay for your child's private school through scholarships and financial aid. In addition, if you send multiple children to a private school in Oakville, you could receive a sibling discount.

Types of Private Schools

Our Kids lists numerous types of private schools in Oakville, such as:

Traditional

These schools offer small class sizes, plenty of extracurricular activities, and many of the other commonly cited benefits of private school. Their approach to education does not differ greatly from the mainstream.

Schools for Students with Special Needs

If your child has special needs, such as Asperger's Syndrome or ADHD, you will find private education an ideal option. Instructors are specially trained to deal with these learning disorders and disabilities. Small class sizes ensure that your son or daughter receives sufficient attention. The province of Ontario may help you pay for a special needs education.

Montessori

Such schools are all about independence and leadership development at a young age. A Montessori education trains students to become citizens of the world, as they develop all aspects of a student's psyche.

Faith-based

Many parents appreciate these schools because they allow you and your child to be part of a community of like-minded individuals. In Ontario, paying the tuition of a faith-based institution counts as a charitable donation for which you will receive a tax break.

Alternative

Schools which have philosophies that diverge from traditional mindsets are called alternative.

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Meet with Oakville's top ranked private schools and the best boarding schools across Canada at the Halton-Peel Private School Expo and Toronto Private School Expo in October. These one day events are a must for any parent or student considering an alternative education.

Oakville private schools listed below offer a superb education and have produced many leaders in politics, business and culture. Learn more from the schools themselves.


1484 Cornwall Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7W5

Oakville
Chisholm Academy, a school in Oakville for students with learning difficulties, offers an average class size of 10 students with a starting tuition cost of $17,750. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Special Needs
  • Academic
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $18,640 to $19,950 per year
540 Lakeshore Road West, Oakville, Ontario, L6K 3P1

Oakville
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]
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $32,670 to $62,750 per year
2250 Sheridan Garden Drive, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7T1

Oakville
Wildwood Academy is a special needs private school in Oakville. It offers programs from grades 2 to 8, with an average class size of four to ten students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Special Needs
  • 2 to 8 (Coed)
  • $23,400 per year
2463 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 1M7

Oakville
Clanmore Montessori School in southeast Oakville offers a full spectrum Montessori program from Toddler through Middle School.Tuition starts at $7,425. CCMA accredited. Member Oakville Independent Schools. Licenced. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $7,425 to $17,850 per year
3300 Ninth Line, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 7A8

Oakville
Fern Hill School Oakville is a private independent school offering individualized learning in Preschool to Grade 8. Our school is regarded as one of the pre-eminent elementary schools in Canada. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Liberal Arts
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $18,500 to $19,700 per year
1080 Linbrook Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 2L1

Oakville
St. Mildred's-Lightbourn School, Oakville, has been a premier independent school for girls JK to grade 12 since 1891. "Millie" graduates take on the world with confidence and the knowledge that they can do anything. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Academic
  • Preschool to 12 (Girls)
  • $8,530 to $25,320 per year
1079 Linbrook Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 2L2

Oakville
Linbrook School is Oakville's only all-boys school. This independent, not-for-profit day school fosters and supports each individual students special skills as an athlete, musician, performer, artist, writer or humanitarian. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • JK to 8 (Boys)
  • $19,125 to $21,930 per year
528 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Oakville, Ontario, L6M 4K6

Oakville
King’s Christian Collegiate is an independent Christian high school providing superb instruction in a safe, stimulating academic environment. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Faith-based
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,300 to $44,000 per year
2232 Sheridan Garden Drive, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7T1

Oakville
John Knox Christian School is a faith-based school that offers programs from junior kindergarten to grade 8 in Oakville. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Faith-based
  • JK to 8 (Coed)
  • $11,800 to $20,800 per 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 $21,600 per year
1167 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 1L3

Oakville
Offering Montessori programs from Preschool to Grade 8, Dearcroft is accredited by CCMA and staffed by great teachers. Tuition starts at $5,900. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • Academic
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $7,750 to $19,200 per year
2035 Upper Middle Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 7G6

Oakville
Glenburnie School in Oakville offers programs for PK through grade 8. Its average class size is eight to 18 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $9,250 to $17,400 per year
112 Third Line, Oakville, Ontario, L6L 3Z6

Oakville
Oakville Christian School offers programs from pre-school to grade eight in Oakville. Its average class size is 20 students. [view profile]
  • Day
  • Faith-based
  • Academic
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $3,026 to $12,160 per year
1484 Cornwall Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7W5
  • Day
  • Special Needs
  • Academic
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $18,640 to $19,950 per year
view profile
540 Lakeshore Road West, Oakville, Ontario, L6K 3P1
  • Day & Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
  • 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • $32,670 to $62,750 per year
view profile
2250 Sheridan Garden Drive, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7T1
  • Day
  • Special Needs
  • 2 to 8 (Coed)
  • $23,400 per year
view profile
2463 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 1M7
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $7,425 to $17,850 per year
view profile
3300 Ninth Line, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 7A8
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Liberal Arts
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $18,500 to $19,700 per year
view profile
1080 Linbrook Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 2L1
  • Day
  • Academic
  • Preschool to 12 (Girls)
  • $8,530 to $25,320 per year
view profile
1079 Linbrook Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 2L2
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • JK to 8 (Boys)
  • $19,125 to $21,930 per year
view profile
528 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Oakville, Ontario, L6M 4K6
  • Day
  • Faith-based
  • 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • $14,300 to $44,000 per year
view profile
2232 Sheridan Garden Drive, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7T1
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Faith-based
  • JK to 8 (Coed)
  • $11,800 to $20,800 per year
view profile
337 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 3H3
  • Day & Homestay
  • Progressive
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Preschool to 12 (Coed)
  • $9,100 to $21,600 per year
view profile
1167 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 1L3
  • Day
  • Montessori
  • Academic
  • Nursery/Toddler to 8 (Coed)
  • $7,750 to $19,200 per year
view profile
2035 Upper Middle Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6H 7G6
  • Day
  • Traditional
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $9,250 to $17,400 per year
view profile
112 Third Line, Oakville, Ontario, L6L 3Z6
  • Day
  • Faith-based
  • Academic
  • Preschool to 8 (Coed)
  • $3,026 to $12,160 per year
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