Why Choose East York Collegiate?
When the time comes for your child to move on up in school and make the leap from the safety of middle school into the unknown that is high school, it is the first time for them to truly make a decision regarding where they want to go. They have a choice. So why should they choose East York?
East York offers students, both new and old, countless opportunities to meet new people, try new things (through clubs and sports), and develop skills that will help them later on in life.
The Workshop is a specialty program offered through East York that allows students the opportunity to develop manufacturing skills like wood working, welding etc. It helps students who are interested in future occupations, like carpentry, the chance to practice with the machines and tools they would use on a regular basis in the future.
Recently, a French Exchange Program has been established at East York, allowing for students who plan on continuing to take french throughout high school, the chance to travel to France to extend their abilities and knowledge outside of the classroom. It also allows a group on French students, the opportunity to come to Toronto, stay with the student's family, and improve their English. It is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that allows students the chance to improve their French skills while in France.