Facts & Figures

Founded
1865 (established in Port Hope, 1868)

School Head
Stuart K.C. Grainger (since 2004); B.A., B.Ed., M.Ed., M.B.A.

Director of Admissions
Kathryn A. LaBranche (since 2001)

Grades
5-12 day co-educational
9-12 boarding co-educational
College preparatory

Total Enrolment
578 students total

Breakdown of Day and Boarding
Junior School day students: 110
Senior School day students: 186
Senior School boarding students: 282

Breakdown Per Grade
Grade 5: 17
Grade 6: 20
Grade 7: 35
Grade 8: 38
Grade 9: 98
Grade 10: 112
Grade 11: 136
Grade 12: 122

Breakdown of Male and Female
Total Enrolment: 53% Boys, 47% Girls
Jr. Day boys: 56
Jr. Day girls: 54
Sr. Day boys: 106
Sr. Day girls: 80
Boarding boys: 145
Boarding girls: 137
Total boys: 307
Total girls: 271

The 2017-2018 fees are as follows (all fees quoted are in Canadian dollars):

Day student fees:

  • $23,950 - Grades 5 and 6
  • $25,450 - Grades 7 and 8
  • $33,250 - Grades 9 and 10
  • $33,750 - Grades 11 and 12

Boarding student fees:

  • $61,750 Grades 9 and 10 international*
  • $62,250 Grades 11 and 12 international*
  • $41,750 Grade 9, 10, 11 and 12 for Canadian Families Boarding Incentive Programme
  • $55,750 Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 Canadian

*International students who hold a Canadian passport will now be considered a “Canadian boarding student” and therefore the Canadian fee table will apply to these students.

Campus
40 hectares (100 acres), including: nine playing fields, indoor hockey arena, five gyms, swimming pool, harrier course, five squash courts, four tennis courts, outdoor beach volleyball and basketball courts

Location
Port Hope, Ontario, Canada; overlooking Lake Ontario; three blocks south of Highway 401; 100 km (62 miles) east of Toronto

Financial Aid
31% of students receive aid based on need

Houses/Residences
Bethune House (brd boys): 50
Bickle House (brd boys): 48
Brent House (brd boys): 48
Burns House (brd girls): 42
Hodgetts House (day boys): 53
Ketchum House (brd girls): 51
Orchard House (day boys): 53
Rigby House (day girls): 42
Scott House (brd girls): 44
Wright House (day girls): 40

Academic Departments
Computer Studies, English, The Arts, Health & Physical Education, Languages & Culture, Mathematics, Science, Social Science

Faculty
70 full-time Senior School faculty
5 part-time Senior School faculty
14 Junior School faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio and Class Size (Senior School)
Student to Faculty Ratio: 7:1
Class size range: 12 to 20 students

University Placement
Click here for current university placement information

Extra-curricular activities
19 inter-school sports (click here for details), recreational sports/fitness (all terms), community service, student clubs, dances, cultural excursions, dramatic arts and music

Geographic Distribution of Students
Largely Ontario (350+ students), with the remainder from across Canada (26 students) and 188 students from 33 countries outside Canada

Library
10,000 volumes in print, e-book and audiobook; online database; print and digital journals

Endowment
$50,000,000

Operating Budget
$30,500,000

Living Alumni
7,000 approximately