Peterborough Private Schools

Find schools in Peterborough and its surrounding area listed below.

Private schools in Peterborough and other towns and cities throughout Ontario provide children with exceptional educational programs and unique educational perspectives to meet their needs and the needs of their families. This includes schools in Crowes Landing, East City, Emerald Isle, Heritage Park, Lakehurst, Lock 19, Mallard Bay, Nephton, Young's Point, North End, and Old West End. It also includes schools in the nearby regions of Trent Lakes, North Kawartha, and Selwyn. Read more

List of Peterborough schools


Lakefield, Ontario — Focussed on Community First, Outdoors Every Day, and Authentic Learning, LCS offers a world-class, individualized, day/boarding program (Grades 9 -12) designed for students to be leaders who care, connect and contribute. View School Profile.

  • Worldwide university acceptances
  • 315 acres on Lake Katchewanooka
  • AP Capstone School
  • Harkness Method
  • Leadership, Character Values Program
9 to 12 (Coed)
Liberal Arts
$35,700 to $75,400
Avg. Class:
Lakefield College School 35700 HighSchools Boarding Day Coed
  • Peterborough, Ontario
  • PS to 8 Coed
  • $13,612 to $17,419

Kawartha Montessori School is the only CCMA-accredited school in the region. We offer an education that inspires academic excellence and develops socially responsible, independent, and confident individuals.

  • Day
  • Montessori
Kawartha Montessori School 13612 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed

There are many advantages to private schools including the folowing:

Find Peterborough private schools and other private schools in the area listed on this page. Click on the link to learn more about the school, contact the principal and/or arrange a school visit.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many Peterborough private schools are there?
There are 2 Peterborough private schools that are Our Kids trusted members.

How much is tuition at Peterborough private schools?
Tuition fees for Peterborough private schools range from $13,262 to $69,700 per year with an average tuition of $34,919 per year.

What’s the largest school?
Of the Peterborough private schools, the largest is Lakefield College School with 425 students in Grades 9 to 12.

Are Peterborough private schools good?
We interviewed both parents and students. You can read reviews about Peterborough private schools on this page.

Is there a private school expo where I can meet with Peterborough private schools?
Yes. You can meet with private schools and education experts at the Our Kids Private School Expos held every year in September and October. These events are designed for both parents and students. Find event details and ticket info here.


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