This is a list of school districts in Ontario.
There are 76 public school boards in Ontario, including 38 public secular boards (34 English boards and 4 French boards (ACÉPO)), 38 public separate boards (29 English Catholic boards, 8 French Catholic boards and 1 English Protestant board), and 7 public school authorities that operate in children's treatment centres.
This section needs to be updated.(April 2015)
|School Board||Type||Language||Headquarters||Census Division(s) Served||Number of Elementary and Intermediate Schools||Number of Secondary Schools|
|Algoma District School Board||Public||English||Sault Ste. Marie||Algoma||41||12|
|Avon Maitland District School Board||Public||English||Seaforth||Huron, Perth||38||10|
|Bluewater District School Board||Public||English||Chesley||Bruce, Grey||42||11|
|District School Board of Niagara||Public||English||St. Catharines||Niagara||90||20|
|District School Board Ontario North East||Public||English||Timmins||Cochrane, Timiskaming||26||11|
|Durham District School Board||Public||English||Whitby||Durham||107||20|
|Grand Erie District School Board||Public||English||Brantford||Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk||59||14|
|Greater Essex County District School Board||Public||English||Windsor||Essex||59||17|
|Halton District School Board||Public||English||Burlington||Halton||85||17|
|Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board||Public||English||Hamilton||Hamilton||95||21|
|Hastings & Prince Edward District School Board||Public||English||Belleville||Hastings, Prince Edward||40||9|
|James Bay Lowlands Secondary School Board||Public||English||Moosonee||Town of Moosonee||0||1|
|Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board||Public||English||Peterborough||Northumberland, Peterborough, Durham ( Municipality of Clarington )||73||16|
|Keewatin-Patricia District School Board||Public||English||Kenora||Kenora||17||6|
|Lakehead District School Board||Public||English||Thunder Bay||Thunder Bay||26||5|
|Lambton Kent District School Board||Public||English||Sarnia||Chatham-Kent, Lambton||55||13|
|Limestone District School Board||Public||English||Kingston||Frontenac, Lennox/Addington||53||12|
|Moose Factory Island District School Area Board||Public||English||Moose Factory||Town of Moose Factory||1||0|
|Moosonee District School Area Board||Public||English||Moosonee||Town of Moosonee||1||0|
|Near North District School Board||Public||English||North Bay||Nipissing, Parry Sound, Muskoka (Northern section)||36||8|
|Ottawa-Carleton District School Board||Public||English||Ottawa||Ottawa||118||31|
|Peel District School Board||Public||English||Mississauga||Peel||213||42|
|Rainbow District School Board||Public||English||Sudbury||Manitoulin, Sudbury||38||11|
|Rainy River District School Board||Public||English||Fort Frances||Rainy River||11||3|
|Renfrew County District School Board||Public||English||Pembroke||Renfrew, Nipissing (Southern section)||25||9|
|Simcoe County District School Board||Public||English||Midhurst||Simcoe||87||23|
|Superior-Greenstone District School Board||Public||English||Marathon||Thunder Bay (Eastern)||12||5|
|Thames Valley District School Board||Public||English||London||Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford||133||30|
|Toronto District School Board||Public||English||Toronto||Toronto||473||105|
|Trillium Lakelands District School Board||Public||English||Lindsay||Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes, Muskoka||40||8|
|Upper Canada District School Board||Public||English||Brockville||Lanark, Leeds/Grenville, Prescott/Russell, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry||83||24|
|Upper Grand District School Board||Public||English||Guelph||Dufferin, Wellington||66||14|
|Waterloo Region District School Board||Public||English||Kitchener||Waterloo||103||17|
|York Region District School Board||Public||English||Aurora||York||175||33|
|Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario||Public||French||Ottawa||Frontenac, Northumberland, Ottawa, Prescott/Russell, Renfrew, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry||32||14|
|Conseil scolaire Viamonde||Public||French||Toronto||Durham, Essex, Halton, Hamilton, Lambton, Niagara, Peel, Simcoe, Toronto, Wellington, Waterloo, York||47||14|
|Conseil scolaire de district du Grand Nord de l'Ontario||Public||French||Sudbury||Algoma, Sudbury, Thunder Bay||15||9|
|Conseil scolaire de district du Nord-Est de l'Ontario||Public||French||North Bay||Cochrane, Nipissing, Timiskaming||9||6|
|Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Napanee||Frontenac, Hastings, Lennox/Addington||37||6|
|Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Brantford||Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk||30||4|
|Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Hanover||Bruce, Grey||11||2|
|Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario||Public Catholic||English||Kemptville||Lanark, Leeds/Grenville, Prescott/Russell, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry||41||10|
|Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Mississauga||Peel, Dufferin||125||26|
|Durham Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Oshawa||Durham||38||8|
|Halton Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Burlington||Halton||45||10|
|Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Hamilton||Hamilton||48||8|
|Huron-Perth Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Dublin||Huron, Perth||16||2|
|Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Sault Ste. Marie||Algoma||20||3|
|Kenora Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Kenora||Kenora||5||1|
|London District Catholic School Board||Public Catholic||English||London||Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford||46||9|
|Niagara Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Welland||Niagara||51||8|
|Nipissing-Parry Sound Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||North Bay||Nipissing, Parry Sound||12||1|
|Northeastern Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Timmins||Cochrane, Timiskaming||13||2|
|Northwest Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Fort Frances||Rainy River, Kenora (Western)||6||0|
|Ottawa Catholic School Board||Public Catholic||English||Ottawa||Ottawa||66||17|
|Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Peterborough||Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, Peterborough, Durham ( Clarington )||31||6|
|Renfrew County Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Pembroke||Renfrew||22||2|
|Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Barrie||Muskoka, Simcoe||41||9|
|St. Clair Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Wallaceburg||Chatham-Kent, Lambton||26||2|
|Sudbury Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Sudbury||Sudbury||17||4|
|Superior North Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Terrace Bay||Thunder Bay (Northern & Eastern)||9||0|
|Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Thunder Bay||Thunder Bay||18||3|
|Toronto Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Toronto||Toronto||167||29|
|Waterloo Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Kitchener||Waterloo||46||6|
|Wellington Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Guelph||Wellington||17||4|
|Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Windsor||Essex||39||10|
|York Catholic District School Board||Public Catholic||English||Aurora||York||90||16|
|Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est||Public Catholic||French||Ottawa||Frontenac, Hastings, Lanark, Leeds/Grenville, Ottawa, Renfrew||50||10|
|Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir||Public Catholic||French||Toronto||Brant, Durham, Halton, Hamilton, Niagara, Peel, Peterborough, Simcoe, Toronto, Waterloo, Wellington, York||55||10|
|Conseil scolaire de district catholique de l'Est ontarien||Public Catholic||French||L'Orignal||Prescott/Russell, Stormont/Dundas/Glengarry||32||8|
|Conseil scolaire de district catholique des Aurores boréales||Public Catholic||French||Thunder Bay||Kenora, Thunder Bay||10||2|
|Conseil scolaire catholique de district des Grandes-Rivières||Public Catholic||French||Timmins||Cochrane, Timiskaming||34||11|
|Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario||Public Catholic||French||Sudbury||Algoma, Manitoulin, Sudbury||29||10|
|Conseil scolaire catholique Franco-Nord||Public Catholic||French||North Bay||Nipissing||13||3|
|Conseil scolaire catholique Providence||Public Catholic||French||Windsor||Chatham-Kent, Essex, Grey, Lambton, Middlesex, Oxford||26||8|
|Penetanguishene Protestant Separate School Board||Public Protestant||English||Penetanguishene||Town of Penetanguishene||1||0|
|Bloorview School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||Toronto||Toronto||1||0|
|Campbell Children's School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||Oshawa||Durham ( Oshawa )||1||0|
|John McGivney Children's Centre School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||Windsor||Essex||1||0|
|Niagara Peninsula Children's Centre School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||St. Catharines||Niagara||1||0|
|Ottawa Children's Treatment Centre School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||Ottawa||Ottawa||1||0|
|Provincial Schools Branch (Ontario Ministry of Education)||Public (Schools for Deaf, blind, deafblind, and/or severely learning disabled students)||English/French||Milton||Brant ( Brantford ), Halton ( Milton ), Middlesex ( London ), Ottawa||11||11|
|The KidsAbility School Authority||Public (Children's Treatment Centre)||English||Waterloo||Waterloo ( Cambridge and Waterloo )||1||0|
There were a number of schools governed by "school authorities," which managed schools in remote and sparsely populated regions. Effective September 1, 2009, 20 isolated school authorities were amalgamated with district school boards.
Prior to 1998, Ontario had 124 school districts within the province including the list above
From 1846 to the late 1800s schools were assigned to school districts or School Sections.Instead of names for each school, they were assigned numbers, e.g. SS No 11.
The York Catholic District School Board is the English-language public-separate school district authority for the Regional Municipality of York in Ontario, Canada. Its head office is in Aurora.
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board is the separate school board that oversees 148 Catholic school facilities throughout Peel Region and Dufferin County. It employs roughly 5,000 teachers; about 3,000 at the elementary level, and the remaining 2,000 at the secondary school and continuing education level, for 90,000 students.
The Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario is a school board in the Canadian province of Ontario. The board is the school district administrator for French language Roman Catholic separate schools in the city of Greater Sudbury and the districts of Sudbury, Manitoulin and Algoma.
The Toronto Catholic District School Board is an English-language public-separate school board for Toronto, Ontario, Canada, headquartered in North York. It is one of the two English boards of education in the City of Toronto, serving the former municipalities of Scarborough, North York, York, East York, Old Toronto and Etobicoke. With 92,000 students, the TCDSB is one of the largest school boards in Canada, and is the largest publicly funded Catholic school board in the world. Until 1998, it was known as the Metropolitan Separate School Board (MSSB) as an anglophone and francophone separate school district.
The Conseil des écoles françaises de la communauté urbaine de Toronto, commonly known as CÉFCUT, is a former public secular French first language school district. The school board was established in 1988 to manage secular French first language schools in Metropolitan Toronto. It operated until 1998, when CÉFCUT was formally merged with other secular French school boards in the Ontario Peninsula, creating Conseil scolaire Viamonde.
The Conseil scolaire Viamonde (CSV) is a public-secular French first language school board, and manages elementary and secondary schools in the Ontario Peninsula and the Greater Golden Horseshoe. The school board operates 41 elementary schools and 15 secondary schools within that area. The school board operates two offices, one in Toronto, and one in Welland. The educational management office is located in the Maple Leaf neighbourhood of Toronto, whereas the business and financial management office is located in Welland.
Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. The city is home to a number of elementary, secondary, and post-secondary institutions. In addition to those institutions, the city is also home several specialty and supplementary schools, which provide schooling for specific crafts, or are intended to provide additional educational support.
The Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB) serves over 37,000 students at its 46 elementary schools, 9 secondary schools and 3 continuing education facilities. The HCDSB serves the communities of Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville, with the main Board office located in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir is a Roman Catholic French first language public-separate school board that manages elementary and secondary schools in the Greater Golden Horseshoe. The school board operates 46 elementary schools, 11 secondary schools, and two combined institutions within that area. Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir is headquartered in the Centre d'éducation catholique Omer-Deslauriers in North York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Silverthorn, often misspelled as Silverthorne, is a neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It was part of the former City of York before the amalgamation of Toronto in 1998. The approximate boundaries are the GO Transit Barrie line railway tracks to the east, Black Creek Drive and the CP railway line to the west and the former boundaries of the City of York to the north and south. The neighbourhood west of Keele Street is known as Keelesdale. For demographic purposes, the city breaks the area down into two neighbourhoods Keelesdale-Eglinton West, south of Eglinton, and Beechborough-Greenbrook north of Eglinton.
The Conseil des écoles catholiques du Centre-Est, formerly known as the Conseil des écoles catholiques de langue française du Centre-Est (CECLFCE), is Ontario's largest French-language school board. The CECCE operates 41 elementary schools, 10 high schools, and a school for adults. Over 21,000 students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 attend CECCE schools. The board employs approximately 2,000 teachers and professionals and it covers an area of 35,615 km2, including the City of Ottawa. Its headquarters are in the Gloucester area of Ottawa.
The Wellington Catholic District School Board is a school board in Ontario, Canada, serving the students of the City of Guelph and Wellington County. There are 4 high schools and 18 elementary schools serving roughly 8000 students.
The Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board (HWCDSB) is the Catholic school board for the city of Hamilton, which includes the former Wentworth County. It currently operates 49 elementary schools and 7 secondary schools, along with one continuing education school.
Maryvale is a neighbourhood in the Scarborough section of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is located on the edge of Scarborough with its western border being Victoria Park Avenue. To the north it is bordered by Highway 401, to the east by Warden and to the south by railroad tracks.
The 2006 Thunder Bay municipal election was held on 13 November 2006 in Thunder Bay, Ontario to elect a mayor, 12 city councillors, trustees for the Lakehead District School Board, the Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board, the Conseil scolaire de district du Grand Nord de l'Ontario, and the Conseil scolaire de district catholique des Aurores boréales. This election coincided with the 2006 Ontario municipal elections being held across Ontario.
The Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board is a separate school board in Ontario, Canada. The school board is the school district administrator for the communities of the County of Brant, Haldimand County, and Norfolk County, Ontario.
West Toronto Collegiate Institute(WTCI, West Toronto) is a former public high school in the Brockton Village neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada from 1972-2010. It is located at 330 Lansdowne Avenue, just north of College Street. It was owned and operated by the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) and previously by the Toronto Board of Education. The TDSB transferred ownership of West Toronto Collegiate Institute to Conseil scolaire Viamonde (CSV) and the Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud (CSDCCS) in October 2011.
The Conseil scolaire catholique Providence is the French-language Catholic school board for southwestern Ontario, Canada. The Providence Catholic School Board includes 10,000 students in its 31 schools: 23 elementary schools and 8 high schools for the communities of Windsor-Essex, Chatham-Kent, Sarnia-Lambton, London/Middlesex, Oxford-Woodstock, Grey-Bruce and Huron-Perth. The large French-language Catholic school network allows each student to feel as though he or she is part of a big Francophone school community based on faith, and to enjoy a high-quality education in a well-meaning, respectful and safe learning environment. The Providence CSB ranks first among all school boards located in Southwestern Ontario with a graduation rate of 93% as of 2020. The board was previously known as the Conseil scolaire de district des écoles catholiques du Sud-Ouest (CSDÉCSO).
École secondaire catholique Monseigneur-de-Charbonnel ; known in English as Monsignor Charbonnel Catholic Secondary School is a French-language Catholic elementary and high school operated by the Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud (CSDCCS) in Toronto, Canada.
École secondaire catholique Père-Philippe-Lamarche, is a public separate French first language secondary school operated by the Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir. The school is located on Eglinton Avenue, in the Toronto neighbourhood of Eglinton East. It is the first public francophone separate secondary school situated in Scarborough.