Blyth Academy

Small classes, dedicated teaching, experiential learning, first-class results

Founded in 1977, Blyth Academy is a private school offering full-time programs for Grades 4-12 complemented with part-time programs including night school, summer school, online and private studies. Blyth Academy’s mission is to provide high-quality education to students in a way that is highly personalized, motivating, and creates a clear direction for their post-secondary futures. 

Blyth Academy has eight physical schools with three in the Toronto area (Lawrence Park, Downsview Park, Etobicoke) and campuses in Whitby, Mississauga, Burlington, London, and Ottawa,  as well as Blyth Academy @CIHA. Blyth Academy is the leading private school by enrolment in Canada. Virtual study options include Blyth Academy Orbit with live virtual teacher-led classes, and Blyth Academy Online, a self-paced online high school offering students a high level of flexibility.  Read more

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"At Blyth Academy Mississauga, we know each of our students and through our individualized approach, we can meet their needs and make school a great place to be. We're one of eight Blyth Academy campuses in Ontario." —From the school

  • Gr. 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Liberal Arts curriculum
  • $20,325 to $24,785
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Blyth Academy Mississauga 20325 HighSchools Day Coed
Toronto, Ontario
Yonge St/Lawrence Ave
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"Blyth Academy Lawrence Park is one of nine Blyth Academy campuses in Ontario. Our campus located in midtown Toronto provides the warmth and community of a neighbourhood school." —From the school

  • Gr. 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Liberal Arts curriculum
  • $23,550 to $27,750
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Blyth Academy Lawrence Park 23550 MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Coed
Etobicoke, Ontario
Bloor St./Jane St.
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"Blyth Academy Etobicoke, located in Toronto's west end, focuses on personalized education, small class sizes, and experiential learning." —From the school

  • Gr. 9 to 12 (Coed)
  • Liberal Arts curriculum
  • $19,495 to $25,395
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Blyth Academy Etobicoke 19495 HighSchools Day Coed
Ottawa, Ontario
Bank St./Wilton Cres.
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"We offer personalized education with small class sizes and robust student support for Grades 7-12. Our school provides a big experience in a small, close-knit community. Plus, we’re part of a network of Ontario campuses." —From the school

  • Gr. 7 to 12 (Coed)
  • Traditional curriculum
  • $23,550
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Blyth Academy The Glebe, Ottawa 23550 MiddleSchools HighSchools Day Coed

Class sizes are small, averaging 12 students per class, which means that every student has exclusive teacher-student focus. “There is a high level of communication between ourselves and the students,” says Michael Booth, principal of the Lawrence Park campus “but also their families. That just wouldn’t be possible logistically in a larger school.” Our low student-to guidance counsellor ratios enable our teams to offer our high school students an unprecedented level of support. 

Each school is a community where every face is familiar, communication is open, and no one gets lost in a crowd. Blyth Academy students graduate with the tools in place for a seamless transition into successful post-secondary academic careers, and new ideas that will shape the world. 

A great school for each student 

The teachers understand that success looks different for every student, which is why education is tailored to the individual student — not the other way around. Small class sizes allow for personalized learning based on individual learning styles. This leads to a student experience that is personal, engaged, and motivating. 

Education that goes beyond the classroom 

Having partnered with learning institutions in the community, students are able to learn through active, hands-on participation. “About 30 percent of class time occurs outside of traditional classrooms,” says Michael Booth, Principal of the Lawrence Park campus. “Students take art classes in a local art gallery, natural history in a museum, and athletics in world-class facilities. 

Part of a wider network of private schools 

Blyth Academy is proud to be a part of the Globeducate network of international private schools, which is recognized worldwide as a leader in private education.

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