Ajax private schools

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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


"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.

  1. Customized Educational Pathways
  2. Small Class Sizes
  3. Individual Needs and Academic Learning
  4. Homework club

—From the school

  • Gr. 1 to 12 (Coed)
  • Progressive curriculum
  • $15,600 to $60,000
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Cambridge International Academy 15600 Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Coed
Whitby, Ontario
Brock Street South/Dundas Streer West
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"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." —From the school

  • Gr. NS to 8 (Coed)
  • Montessori curriculum
  • $11,750 to $15,000
  • Day school
  • 0 students
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Hatch House Montessori School 11750 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed
Whitby, Ontario
Garden Street/Hwy. 2
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"Trafalgar Castle offers AP programming and an academically challenging environment rooted in future-ready competencies that prepare students for a world yet to be imagined." —From the school

  • Gr. 4 to 12 (Girls)
  • Liberal Arts curriculum
  • $29,348 to $78,215
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Trafalgar Castle School 29348 MiddleSchools HighSchools Boarding Day Girls
Pickering, Ontario
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"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." —From the school

  • Gr. NS to 6 (Coed)
  • Montessori curriculum
  • $8,400 to $21,000
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École Montessori 8400 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary Day Coed
Pickering, Ontario
whites/kingston road
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"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." —From the school

  • Gr. NS to 8 (Coed)
  • Montessori curriculum
  • $12,000 to $14,000
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Montessori Learning Centre of Pickering 12000 Preschool Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools Day Coed
North York, Ontario
Finch Ave. W./Bathurst St.
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"CAA has been serving the GTA for 70 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." —From the school

  • Gr. JK to 12 (Coed)
  • Traditional curriculum
  • $10,250 to $16,000
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Crawford Adventist Academy 10250 Kindergarten Elementary MiddleSchools HighSchools Day 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 regulations in Ontario

Private schools in Ajax are subject to provincial regulations, 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 6 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 $12 to $78,215 per year with an average tuition of $21,234 per year.

What’s the largest school?
Of the Ajax private schools, the largest is Crawford Adventist Academy with 300 students in Grades JK to 12.

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.

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