Elementary and secondary schools are the first step in Canadian education. The age of children in public school ranges from 3-13. The age of children in secondary school ranges from 14-18. In order to continue on to university or college, students in Canada must finish secondary school. Many children from around the world come to Canada to attend day schools or boarding schools so they may enjoy Canada’s top notch education system. There are many options to chose from, there are private schools that are day schools and others that are boarding and some that are both. The Canadian public system has also started accepting international students in certain areas.
Immigration Advice Canada can help you obtain both a study visa and enrolment in an elementary or secondary school.
Did you know that all resident children and youth in Canada have access to free elementary and secondary education at public schools?