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
555 students total

Breakdown of Day and Boarding
Junior School day students: 103
Senior School day students: 174
Senior School boarding students: 278

Breakdown Per Grade
Grade 5: 16
Grade 6: 20
Grade 7: 36
Grade 8: 31
Grade 9: 82
Grade 10: 113
Grade 11: 129
Grade 12: 128

Breakdown of Male and Female
Total Enrolment: 52% Boys, 48% Girls
Jr. Day boys: 52
Jr. Day girls: 51
Sr. Day boys: 95
Sr. Day girls: 79
Boarding boys: 140
Boarding girls: 138
Total boys: 287
Total girls: 268

The 2016-2017 fees are as follows (all fees quoted are in Canadian dollars):

Day student fees:

  • $23,450 - Grades 5 and 6
  • $24,950 - Grades 7 and 8
  • $32,450 - Grades 9 and 10
  • $32,950 - Grades 11 and 12

Boarding student fees:

  • $59,250 Grades 9 and 10 international*
  • $59,750 Grades 11 and 12 international*
  • $40,750 Grade 9, 10, 11 and 12 for Canadian Families Boarding Incentive Programme**
  • $54,500 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, two gyms, swimming pool, harrier course, three 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
30% of students receive aid based on need

Houses/Residences
Bethune House (brd boys): 49
Bickle House (brd boys): 48
Brent House (brd boys): 48
Burns House (brd girls): 45
Hodgetts House (day boys): 48
Ketchum House (brd girls): 51
Orchard House (day boys): 48
Rigby House (day girls): 40
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
71 full time faculty
3 part time faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio and Class Size (Senior School)
Student to Faculty Ratio: 8:1
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 (23 students) and 181 students from 29 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
$28,300,000

Living Alumni
7,000 approximately