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Pickering College

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Pickering College
16945 Bayview Avenue 
Newmarket, ON 
L3Y 4X2 

Phone: 905-895-1700 


School Information:

Gender: Co-Ed
School Size: 400
Grades: JK to grade 12
Boarding: Yes

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General Information

Description: Pickering College is a co-educational independent day (Kindergarten–Grade 12) and boarding school (Grades 7–12) accredited by the Ontario Ministry of Education. Located just a 40 minute drive from downtown Toronto, Canada and rooted in more than 169 years of tradition (established in 1841), Pickering College welcomes students from more than 20 countries around the world. At Pickering College we are proud to have created an environment where there is a strong sense of belonging, where students excel and pursue their dreams, and share the belief that we each have an important role to play in making our world a better and more beautiful place. 100% of Pickering graduates go on to post-secondary education.
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Year Founded: 1841
Religious Affiliation: Christian
Campus Size: 42 acres


Number of Boarding Students: 100
Boarding Grades: 7-12
Number of Day Students: 300
Day Grades: JK-12
Enrollment By Grade:
Entry into Grade: Number of Students Admitted:
163 JK-8, 146, 9-12

Advanced Placement Classes (AP):
  • AP Calculus by 2012   
  • Soccer   
  • badminton   
  • basketball   
  • cross country running   
  • equestrian   
  • figure skating   
  • hockey   
  • mountain biking   
  • ping pong   
  • rugby   
  • softball   
  • swimming    
  • tennis   
  • volleyball   
  • Art   
  • Drama   
  • Green-Team   
  • Photography   
  • Writer's craft   
  • YAO   
    Arts and Media:
  • African Drumming   
  • Ensemble   
  • Guitar   
  • Jazz Band   

    Day School Tuition: $18,220 - $21,905
    Boarding School Tuition: $45,430 - $47,550
    Financial Assistance: Application through Apple Financial, Academic Merit Scholarships available

    Application Deadline (Day): Rolling
    Application Deadline (Boarding): Rolling
    Interview Required: Yes
    SSAT Required: Yes
    Application Requirements: Completed application form (paper or on-line copy), Copy of Birth Certificate and/or Passport, Final report cards for the last 3 years, Most recent report card (transcript for Ontario students), Passport size photo, Recommendation from a current teacher, Application Fee $150 for Day Students, $200 for Boarding Students

    Admission Entry Points
    Day School Entry Points:
    Entry into Grade: Number of Students Admitted:
    JK/SK (6)  n/a
    Grade 1 (4-6) Grade 7 (15) Grade 9 (15)   n/a
    Boarding School Entry Points:
    Entry into Grade: Number of Students Admitted:
    Grade 7 (3) Grade 8 (2) Grade 9 (5)   n/a