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Elementary and High School Application

School Selection & Application

Selecting the Right School

Carrey education will depend on the actual situation of each student to make suitable plans. Providing a wide range of services including kindergarten selection, elementary school application, secondary school application, high school application, and school transfers. Our services covering both public and private school in the Greater Toronto Area.

​Apply to a Private School

A series of services are provided by our senior bilingual education experts. Services include helping students with their dream school application, school visits accompanying, parent interviews and guidance, course selection & academic planning & professional advice, home-school communication, parent-teacher meetings, home visits and other educational planning, consulting, etc.

​Application Process

-An meeting will be scheduled with parents to discuss students' academic performance, and parents' requirements and needs will be understood

-The academic consultant will screen and select the suitable schools depending on students' Duolingo language test result

-The target school will be determined within one week 

-School visits and meetings will be arranged with relevant teachers

-Submit the application and arrange an interview

-Interview guidance (speaking, writing, etc.)

-Parent interview guidance

-Accompanying the interview

-Waiting for admission results (usually takes 1-3 months)

-Obtain the application result and application letters will be sent to parents

**Since 2017, private schools have limited their candidate pool while the number of application has increased every year. We recommend students contact us 10-12 months prior to their application to make sure their application can be done on the right track.


Most private schools will schedule their "Open Day" in October and November every year.

At that time, parents will have the opportunity to communicate directly with the school's admissions office.

Each school will assign a teacher to introduce the curriculum, special projects, and previous years' enrollment status to parents.

If the student is lucky enough to have the opportunity to communicate directly with the principal, it will be a big bonus in the future application process.

**For international students applying for admission to Grade 9 (Junior 3 in China), some private schools require SSAT scores. Students and parents are advised to prepare early.

Click on the link to view the 2020-2021 private school open day information.

​Affected by the coronavirus pandemic, the school tour was cancelled, and some schools provided "online virtual school visits"

Private Schools in Oakville

Private Schools in Mississauga

Private Schools in Burlington-Hamilton Area

Toronto District School Board (TDSB):

Operating all the public elementary to secondary schools under the City of Toronto.

York Region District School Board (YRDSB):

Operating all the public elementary to secondary schools in Markham, Vaughan, Richmond Hill, Aurora and Newmarket.

Peel District School Board (PDSB):

Operating all the public elementary to secondary schools in the municipalities of Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga. 


The quality of teaching in elementary schools is relatively equal with little difference between them. Generally, admission is based on the residential address of the guardian or parents.
700 public secondary schools in Ontario are ranked by Fraser Institute every year.

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