The surrounding neighbourhood is a very typical suburban area. Generally very safe and clean. The students in sec 1, 2, 3 are not allowed to leave school grounds but the older students can. The school is located in close proximity to a major highway, shopping and several restaurants.
The location of North Star Academy is extremely convenient and is in a good neighbourhood. Given the fact that North Star Academy is located in Laval, it enables easy access to all students, teachers, and parents. Laval is a location that is both easy to drive to as well as navigating through using public transit services. Students would typically venture beyond the school grounds, if they were permitted to do so.