Dewey Institute logo
Dewey Institute:
The Our Kids Report > Admissions
Grades 7 TO 12 — Bracebridge, ON (Map)

Dewey Institute:

Dewey Institute ADMISSIONS

Private schools in Canada have admissions policies, and they require application materials. These may include letters of application, application fees, essays, and tests (such as the SSAT). Many schools also require interviews with prospective students. Schools also use different criteria for evaluating student applications, have different acceptance rates, and target different kinds of students. To improve your child’s chances of acceptance, find out everything you can about a school’s admissions policies and how they assess applicants.

Admissions Requirements

SSAT (out of province)
Entrance Exam(s)9 - 12
Entrance Essay

Dewey Institute / College admissions deadlines and fees

Day students: Rolling
Boarding students: Rolling
Offer mid-year entry: Yes

Application fee: $380
Registration fee: $0
Deposit: $2,000

What Dewey Institute / College says about their admissions requirements:

For ALL Students: 

  • Complete the application form (available on
  • Provide two photos of yourself 
  • Provide high school transcripts from all prior years (if applicable) 
  • Pay the application fee (by cheque or e-transfer) 
  • Provide a statement from a parent or guardian detailing any special needs and any medical documentation related to your condition (if applicable) 

For International Students: 

  • In addition to providing the above steps, please ensure you also have a proper study permit and visa. 

Upon an evaluation, the school will issue a letter of acceptance to students who are qualified to study at Dewey for the upcoming school year. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected] 


Learn about the percentage of students typically accepted into Dewey Institute. This can help you gauge your chances of getting into this school. For instance, a 95% acceptance rate means a school is relatively easy to get into, while a 10% acceptance rate means it will be difficult to get into.

Dewey Institute acceptance rate: 90%

Day ESchool Boarding

Dewey Institute student entry points

Schools accept different numbers of students at different grade levels. Learn how many students are accepted into Dewey Institute at each grade level.

Student Type789101112
Day Acceptance
(Acceptance rate)
8 - 15 (90%)8 - 15 (90%)8 - 15 (90%)8 - 20 (90%)
ESchool Acceptance
(Acceptance rate)
20 (95%)20 (95%)20 - 30 (90%)20 - 30 (90%)20 - 30 (90%)20 - 30 (90%)
Boarding Acceptance
(Acceptance rate)
10 - 12 (90%)10 - 12 (90%)8 - 25 (90%)8 - 25 (90%)8 - 25 (90%)8 - 40 (90%)

What type of student Dewey Institute / College is looking for:

While we welcome all students - domestic and international - Dewey offers specific programs which may suit students with certain interests. For the "Youth Scientist Program" : - Students who are interested in AI, robotics, coding, and/or life sciences For the Arts Program: - Students who are passionate about the fine arts (painting, drawing, graphic design, etc.) or music For the English Language Program: - Dewey is a member of Language Canada, and offers General English Program and Academic English programs - General English is for ESL students who are still learning the language - Academic English prepares students, providing them with written skills to help them succeed at the high school/university level including lab reports, business proposals, etc. For the Special Education Program: - Students who qualify for special education, both gifted/enhanced students, as well as students who may require some teaching assistance *This program may involve university students from the Department of Special Education.

THE OUR KIDS REPORT: Dewey Institute

Next steps to continue your research:

 Add to shortlist

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 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.