To be a part of the competitive community at City High School, students must be willing to work hard and committed to our school programs. Teachers and program leaders will provide the help and support necessary for students to develop strong values and become independent learners. Additionally, we coordinate with and expect parents to support and be a part of their children’s education.
The decision to offer a place to a prospective student candidate is made by the Admissions Committee, which consists of the Principal, the Admissions Department and head teachers of each subject area. Admissions decisions are based on academic evaluations and assessments, English proficiency, past academic records, student interviews, teacher recommendations and past activities and achievements.
To apply, please review the admissions criteria below and complete the online application form to express your interest of being a part of the City High School Family. An admissions officer will reach out to you briefly after your online application has been submitted. Please refer to our admissions brochure and booklet and frequently asked questions below for more information.
Dates & Deadlines
*Late applications and documents will be considered as space allows. Applicants are encouraged to apply early and submit any required documentation well in advance of the set deadlines.
City High School is proud to be able to offer our top students an entrance and graduation scholarships:
University of Toronto Alumni Sponsored Scholarship
This award is sponsored by University of Toronto’s alumni team at City High School, as they hope to award City High School’s most outstanding secondary school students on their admission to undergraduate studies. Recipients must be a current senior student at City High School and has successfully received at least one offer of admission from an Ontario University. Recipient must graduate with a Grade 12 average of 90% or higher and a minimum A grade in his/her engagement grade.
Amount: $ 1,000 CDN
Action: Separate application required (short-answer response/mini-essays)
Deadline: June 11th 2020
City High School Entrance Scholarship
This award is sponsored by City High School’s Admissions Department, as they hope to award prospective students who could thrive in a competitive environment and become role models of the school. Recipients must be a prospective student who is applying to City High School and intend to study at City High School if accepted for admissions.
Amount: $1,000 to $3,000 CDN
Action: Separate application required (personal statement with guiding questions) and additional supplementary documents (including past activities and achievements and resume)
Deadline : July 31st, 2020
To apply for a scholarship , please complete & submit the form below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How does the waiting list work at City High School?
Offers of admissions will be sent to students who have met the entry requirements in accordance with spaces available in student’s prospective grade level. If spaces of the grade level have been filled up, the student will be placed on a waiting list. Priority will be given to student’s who have siblings currently enrolled at City High School.
What are the class sizes at City High School?
The number of students in each class will not exceed 15 students, with a current average class size of 8-10 students. City High School has a 4 to 1 student to staff ratio. We strongly believe that smaller class sizes and low student to staff ratio will optimize students’ quality of education and experience.
How can I get more information & plan a school visit?
For direct contact with a admissions and enrollment representative, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call at +1-647-351-6040.