Frequently Asked Questions
You have questions about our private school. We have answers
Q. What sets Upper York School apart from other private schools in North Toronto?
A. At Upper York School, small classes, individual attention, exceptional academics and a robust student life are just the start. We also offer a nurturing learning environment that is a home away from home for our students. Plus our one-of-a-kind building design promotes creativity and innovation.
Q. What can a parent expect if they enroll their son or daughter at Upper York School?
A. Every student at Upper York School is taken on a unique academic journey that could lead to any of the world’s best universities. The bar can be as high as you want: Harvard, University of Toronto, McMaster, King’s College.
Q. What is the school’s mission?
A. To nurture a mindset and develop learning skills that enable students to lead by example as engaged, knowledgeable and compassionate citizens of the world.
Q. Do you offer tours?
A. Yes, we welcome tour requests because you have to visit our location to truly understand why Upper York School is the best new private school in North Toronto.
Q. What grades are offered?
A. Grades 7-12.
Q. Are you committed to meeting high academic standards?
A. The accredited programs we offer for grades 7 to 12 will meet the expectations of even the most demanding parents, which we understand goes beyond the usual standards: small class sizes, low student-teacher ratios, individual attention and academic excellence. Most important, we are focused on helping every student develop emotionally, socially, creatively and physically.
Q. Are you accepting new admissions?
A. Yes and you can apply online now.
Q.When can students enroll?
A. Students can enroll in September, or February, and take summer courses in July and/or August. Contact us if you have a different requirement.
Q. Where is Upper York School located?
A. We are located at 2832 16th Avenue, right next to Highway 404 and just minutes by car from Highway 404 and Highway 407. This strategic locations makes us a great choice for anyone who lives in Markham, Richmond Hill, Thornhill or North Toronto.
Q. Can I request more information online?
A. Yes, complete our Contact Us form to submit information requests.