Collingwood (Collingwood Public School) is a prestigious high school located in the city of Collingwood and has been operating for over 60 years. The school is one of the best in the province of Ontario, and students from all over the world are striving to enroll here, which is not surprising, because over the decades of work, the school has established itself in the best way. The school is part of the Simcoe County District educational group, which unites 14 institutions of the same name district, and maintains close partnership with it:
Collingwood offers its students educational programs of exceptional quality. It is available to study a large number of professional courses and disciplines at a very high level, the system is individualized, each student receives the maximum attention. The teachers and specialists of the school are the best in their fields: they not only provide knowledge, but teach children to think outside the box, to find answers to the most complex questions and tasks. In addition to the main program, specialized skills development courses, English courses and much more are available. The diploma, which is awarded at school, is considered one of the best, and graduates annually enter the best universities around the world.
Collingwood is the choice of those who care about the welfare and happy future of their child!
Collingwood specializes in high school programs - from 9 to 12. To enter the school, you must have a sufficiently high level of knowledge and skills, especially in English and mathematics.
The complex of disciplines that are required and optional is studied - each discipline provides a fundamental knowledge base and lays a solid foundation for further development. Teachers and mentors help students determine their interests, special classes and lectures are held. Available disciplines and sections of science:
1) Art (Art):
2) Business Studies (Business Studies):
3) Canadian & World Studies (Canadian and World Studies):
4) Computer Studies (Computer Science)
5) Co-operative Education
6) English (English):
7) Guidance & Career Education (Leadership and Career Education)
8) Health & Physical Education (Health and Physical Education)
10) Mathematics (Mathematics)
11) Science (Science):
12) Social Science:
14) Art, Non-Traditional (Non-Traditional Art)
15) Chef Training (Training for the cook)
16) Cosmetology (Cosmetology)
17) Manufacturing Technology (Production Technology)
18) Marketing, Retail & Service (Marketing, Commerce and Service)
19) Music & Computers (Music and Computers)
20) Radio, Audio & Sound Production (Radio, audio and sound)
21) Robotics & Control Systems (Robotronics and control systems)
22) Sports Entertainment Marketing (Marketing in Sports)
23) TV, Video & Movie Production (TV, video and film production).
Schoolchildren receive broad support for the development of career and professional skills: a number of special programs are in place, master classes and classes are regularly held with the participation of invited specialists. Foreign students receive assistance in adapting to the way of life and the education system, and they take classes in the course “English as a second language”.
The exceptional quality of the programs and the high professionalism of the teachers guarantee the students a high level of knowledge and development. Those who successfully complete the program pass the final exams and receive the prestigious Ontario Secondary School Diploma in secondary education. This document is recognized as one of the best in the world and is accepted by educational institutions in Canada, the United States, and most countries in Europe and Asia. Collingwood graduates annually enter the best universities of the country and the world.
Tuition at the high school program (grades 9-12): from $ 7500 CAD / semester, from $ 14500 CAD / year.
Collingwood gives you the opportunity to receive the prestigious AP diploma: this standard is valid in Canada and the United States (+ in international schools) and is recognized as exceptionally high quality, so that graduates have an advantage when entering higher education. Courses are held in grades 11–12; in total, about 40 disciplines operate under this standard (subjects available at school must be checked with our specialists). In terms of content and substance, these are university level courses with an exceptionally high level of knowledge and intensity. The most popular items:
At the end of the course, adolescents take exams - good grades give an advantage when entering higher education.
The development of specialized skills of the highest level is a special program that is developed in the province of Ontario and operates in educational institutions on its territory. Schoolchildren have a unique opportunity to get serious skills and knowledge without interrupting their studies. SHSM is designed to complement school education and introduce active practice in the educational process. Several destinations are available in Collingwood:
1) Construction: Building & Design (Construction: construction and design). Directions:
The program offers the necessary courses, training and experience that help students gain knowledge and skills for further development and work. Schoolchildren get the opportunity to get certified in the current sector, including CPR-C, First Aid, Work at Heights, WHMIS, basic health and safety, basic trading and programming skills. Special attention is paid to mathematical literacy. Components of study:
Ways of development after the direction:
Upon admission to the College:
When entering university:
Architectural Engineering Technician
Executive / Leader
House renovation wizard
House renovation wizard
2) Hospitality and Tourism (Hospitality and tourism)
A course for students who are interested in cooking, hospitality and everything related to these industries. Gives an inclusive overview of skills and knowledge, helps to get certificates, teach teamwork skills, introduces the characteristics of the industry. Teens constantly visit real companies and jobs, get experience in their field. Disciplines:
Ways of development after the direction:
Special Events Coordinator
Conference and Event Planner
Food Service Manager
Hotel / Resort Manager
Public and Environmental Health Officer
Public Relations and Communication
Food / Beverage Service
Hotel / specialist at the reception
Tour and guide
3) Health and Wellness
For students interested in the areas of health and well-being, and thinking about a career in this direction. Consists of 5 extensive items:
Ways of development after the direction:
Child and youth worker
Early Childhood Caregiver (ECE / DECE)
Social worker service
Dental Hygienist / Assistant
Audiology / Language of Speech
Counselor / Therapist
Psychologist / Psychotherapist
Public Health Inspector
Assistant in the blood donor clinic
The Collingwood Access curriculum is developed and adopted throughout the province of Ontario: it is aimed at the possibility of obtaining a specific working qualification without separation from the school. Schoolchildren who have reached the age of 16 and who have at least 16 credits (credits) according to the senior grade standard are allowed to participate. The course involves close cooperation between students, teachers, companies and parents. Through this program, employers not only find future talented employees, but also help them become more competent and develop in the direction that the industry requires. All students receive a special certificate.
Pupils are housed in the homes of local residents, which gives them a unique opportunity to get acquainted with the culture and customs of the country, to be in a safe and comfortable home environment. All families go through a process of careful selection and are monitored by the relevant authorities. Children are provided with a separate bedroom, work area and full three meals a day. Guardianship is provided for students under the age of 18 years. Houses are located in close proximity to the place of study.
Cost of accommodation and meals: from 6875 $ CAD / semester (5 months), from 11250 $ CAD / year (10 months).
The main goal of the school is the all-round development of children: all conditions have been created for playing sports and creativity, there are a large number of clubs and sections of interest. Many graduates subsequently achieve success thanks to the basics that were laid in high school. Kinds of sports:
1. Autumn months:
Clubs and sections:
Events and excursions:
The campus has an exceptionally high level of equipment - everything is here so that children feel at home and can devote their time to study:
The academic year is divided into two semesters:
Cost of education:
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.