Ajax private schools

Find independent schools in Ajax here

There’s an array of options for families considering private schools in Ajax, Ontario, next to Pickering and Whitby. Schools listed below help kids excel academically and socially. Below the Ajax private schools list below, learn more about the benefits of private education. Read more

List of Ajax schools


Ajax, Ontario — Cambridge International Academy offers an enriched curriculum from grades 1 to 12 in Ajax. Central to the school’s philosophy is the belief that students learn best both inside and outside the classroom. View School Profile.

  • Customized Educational Pathways
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Individual Needs and Academic Learning
  • Homework club
  • Visual Art, Drama, Music, Gym Programs
1 to 12 (Coed)
$10,650 to $38,000
Avg. Class:
6 to 12
Cambridge International Academy 10650 Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Coed
  • Pickering, Ontario
    7 campuses/Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Bowmanville
  • NS to 8 Coed
  • $12,350 to $12,690

Blaisdale Montessori School is the premier Montessori school in the Durham area. Offering an outstanding learning environment. Choose from one of 7 campuses in Pickering, Ajax, Oshawa and Bowmanville.

  • Day
  • Montessori
Blaisdale Montessori School 12350 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed
  • Whitby, Ontario
    Garden Street/Hwy. 2
  • 4 to 12 Girls
  • $26,125 to $70,625

Trafalgar Castle offers a close-knit, academically challenging environment where girls feel a strong sense of belonging and discover their unique talents and interests.

  • Day/Boarding
  • Liberal Arts
Trafalgar Castle School 26125 MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Boarding Girls
  • 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
  • Whitby, Ontario
    Brock Street South/Dundas Streer West
  • NS to 8 Coed
  • $11,250 to $14,750

The Hatch House Montessori School is a very child centered school where each student is respected for their uniqueness and is guided through learning accordingly. Ask about our unique, fully bilingual elementary program.

  • Day
  • Montessori
Hatch House Montessori School 11250 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed
  • North York, Ontario
    Finch Ave. W./Bathurst St.
  • JK to 12 Coed
  • $9,250 to $16,000

CAA has been serving the GTA for over 65 years. Our students learn through a strong academic curriculum, community engagement and alumni mentorship – with a 98% acceptance rate to the University of their first choice.

  • Day
  • Traditional
Crawford Adventist Academy 9250 Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Day Coed
  • Pickering, Ontario
  • NS to 6 Coed
  • $8,400 to $17,000

École Montessori is Durham Region's premier French private school dedicated to transforming your child into a BILINGUAL critical thinker with our enriched curriculum that fosters the genius within each student.

  • Day
  • Montessori
École Montessori 8400 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary Day Coed

Why choose a private high school or elementary school in Ajax?

The best private schools in Ajax as listed above offer parents and families a number of distinct benefits, compared to other options.

Paying for a private school in Ajax

Private school tuition is expensive, but there are numerous ways to make tuition more affordable. Here’s a look at how to reduce or even eliminate costs:

Private school regulation in Ontario

Private schools in Ajax are subject to provincial regulation, of course. An Ajax private high school that wants to issue credits must undergo inspections from the Ontario Ministry of Education. As with all Ontario schools, independent schools must meet standard criteria. That said, the schools listed above go far beyond the provincially mandated curriculum, and infuse it with richly innovative educational approaches. 


Frequently Asked Questions

How many Ajax private schools are there?
There are 7 Ajax private schools that are Our Kids trusted members.

How much is tuition at Ajax private schools?
Tuition fees for Ajax private schools range from $8,400 to $70,625 per year with an average tuition of $19,134 per year.

What’s the largest school?
Of the Ajax private schools, the largest is Blaisdale Montessori School with 750 students in Grades Nursery/Toddler to 8.

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

Is there a private school expo where I can meet with Ajax 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.


In the spotlight:

Latest Articles

Pickering private schools  
Find independent schools in Pickering here (May 26, 2022)

Whitby private schools  
Find the top independent schools in Ajax here (May 26, 2022)

Uxbridge private schools  
Find the top independent schools in Uxbridge here (May 26, 2022)

Where learning takes root  
The progressive Kindergarten program at Hudson College (April 25, 2022)

Planning ahead  
Cambridge International Academy innovates in customized student planning (February 20, 2022)

By logging in or creating an account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Information presented on this page may be paid advertising provided by the advertisers [schools/camps/programs] and is not warranted or guaranteed by OurKids.net or its associated websites. By using this website, creating or logging into an Our Kids account, you agree to Our Kids' Terms and Conditions. Please also see our Privacy Policy. Our Kids ™ © 2022 All right reserved.