York Region District School Board (YRDSB)

York Region District School Board is one of Ontario’s top ranking public school boards. Located in York Region, it is one of the five districts making up the Greater Toronto Area. International students from around the world can choose full-year academic programs (elementary or secondary), or short-term programs such as the Summer English Language Academy, ESL Summer Credit, or World Classroom Program.

Programs Offered:

  • Full Year
  • 1 Semester
  • Short-term Immersion
  • Summer Program
  • Programs offered in English

Specialized Programs:

  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • Summer Credit
  • Adult High School
  • Teacher Training

Age Limit: 18
Universities & Colleges in Area:

  • University of Toronto
  • York University
  • Seneca College


  • Canada’s Wonderland
  • Kortright Conservation Area
  • Vaughan Mills Shopping Mall
  • Pacific Mall
  • Bruce Mills Conservation Area
  • Lake Simcoe

36 Regatta Ave.
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada
L4E 4R1

Airport: Toronto – Pearson International Airport

Entrance Dates: September & February

Application Deadlines: May 15, November 15

Application Fee: $300

Full Year Tuition Fee: $15,300

1 Semester Tuition Fee: $7,650

Homestay Arranged by Canada Homestay Network & MLI Homestay

Annual Health Insurance Fee: $475

All funds are in Canadian dollars

Lisa Jeremic

Principal, International Education Services & International and Indigenous Languages


Email:  lisa.jeremic@yrdsb.ca

Phone: 905-884-2046 x 278

Fax: 905-773-2406