- Pre-School: Junior Kindergarten (JK), which begins at age 4 and Senior Kindergarten (SK), which includes children who are 5 years old up until December of that school year.
- Elementary or Primary School: grades 1-8 (ages 6-13)
- Secondary or High School: grades 9-12 (generally includes ages 14-18). However, high schools are open to all students 14- 21 years of age. For adult secondary school, please refer to our ‘Newcomer Adults’ section.
- Post-secondary Education: Includes college or university programs and is open to students over the age of 18.
Settlement.org has a variety of information about elementary school, including special education, extracurricular activities, immunization etc.