International Students

Leeds and Grenville is a popular destination for International Students. The educational institutions here are world-class. And, most of the people living here are native English speakers – this creates an ideal atmosphere for learning to speak English properly and quickly.

There are many opportunities for International Students in Leeds and Grenville, including:

Upper Canada District School Board welcomes international students from around the world, and involves them in the Canadian public school system. They offer many choices for academic programs, including:
  • Elementary and Secondary School Programs (Short and Long Term)
  • Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) Programs
  • Full Time English Language Instruction for both youth and adults
  • Customized Group Programs
  • Each school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities!
Fulford Academy offers a warm, nurturing environment where international ESL (English as a Second Language) students aged 11 to 17 can prepare linguistically, academically and culturally for a smooth transition into prestigious Canadian and American boarding schools.
St. Lawrence College offers a wide variety of programs and courses. Examples include: Nursing, Visual and Fine Arts, Business, Police Foundations, and more. They have a very friendly and helpful staff, who are well trained to assist international students. They also have a vibrant student community that international students may become involved in.

Citizenship and Immigrant Canada offers advice on how to apply for a study permit in Canada.

Study in Ontario is another useful website to learn about study options for international students.