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Pickering and Ajax Private Schools

Find schools in Ajax and Pickering listed below.


Hatch House Montessori School

Hatchhouse Montessori School offers unique multilingual programs, performing arts, visual arts, martial arts, and an enriched curriculum.

You will never find teachers that are more dedicated, that will take better care of your kids, and they are getting a great education.

Are you looking for a private school for your child? If so, Ajax and Pickering offer many fantastic options! Many private schools in the Durham region (including Uxbridge, Brock, Scugog and Clarington as well as the more populous areas of Oshawa, Whitby, Ajax and Pickering) offer smaller class sizes and focused instruction. Private schools in the Ajax-Pickering-Whitby area have produced many of the finest minds in business, industry, politics and other sectors. Read more


List of Pickering and Ajax schools

 
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  • Pickering, Ontario
  • NS to 8 Coed
  • $9,000 to $13,000

Montessori Learning Centre of Pickering is a non denominational, inclusive school that offers programs from Pre-school to Grade eight. We acknowledge and celebrate religious and cultural events as part of our cultural program.

  • Day
  • Montessori
Montessori Learning Centre of Pickering 9000 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed
  • Ajax, Ontario
  • 7 to 12 Coed
  • $10,650 to $12,650

Cambridge International Academy offers an enriched curriculum from grades seven to twelve in Downtown Ajax. Central to the school’s philosophy is the belief that all students are capable of success.

  • Day
  • Traditional
Cambridge International Academy 10650 MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Coed


For families moving to the area, Pickering and Ajax contain many schools that will help your child excel both socially and academically. Ajax and Pickering are also wonderful places in which to live. Here, you will enjoy the scenic shores of Lake Ontario, which offers trailways and other opportunities for outdoor activities. Moreover, because you will be very close to transit, such as the GO Train, you will be able to easily travel across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Downtown Toronto is only 25 kilometers east of Ajax and Pickering, while other lively cities, like Whitby and Oshawa are also close.

Money Matters

While private school is expensive, Ajax and Pickering have some of the most affordable private schools in Canada, with private school tuition starting as low as $4600 annually.

Furthermore, you may be eligible for federal or provincial tax credits. For example, the Children's Fitness Tax Credit allows you to claim up to $500 if your child is physically active. Provincial tax breaks for private schools in Ontario include the following:

Learn more about scholarships and bursaries.

Private School Regulation in Ontario

Any high school that wants to issue credits that will count toward an Ontario Secondary School Diploma must undergo an Ontario Ministry of Education inspection. Furthermore, all schools in Ontario must meet certain standard criteria. Most private schools go well beyond the provincially mandated curriculum, as well as infusing it with rich and innovative educational approaches. 

Why choose a private school in Ajax or Pickering?

Ajax and Pickering's private schools present benefits that are distinct from other types of schools. Some of these advantages include:

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