How to obtain an appointment?

  1. If you are currently a student in a Canadian school, you may contact the Guidance secretary at (416) 395-3192, x 20040 to request an appointment.
  2. If you are a newcomer to Canada wishing to enter Don Mills CI
    • Contact  the Georges Vanier Newcomer Reception Centre at (416) 395-9440 for an appointment. Students usually spend a full day in the reception centre, involved in activities designed to assess individual students' educational backgrounds, levels of proficiency in English and Mathematics, learning styles, strengths and needs. You will be instructed to contact the Guidance office of the school assigned to your home address to arrange a registration appointment.
    • Our Guidance secretary can be reached at (416) 395-3192, x 20040 to request an appointment.

What to bring to the registration appointment?

Students from schools in Ontario
1. Proof of residency in the Don Mills C.I. area
-original rental or purchase agreemenu
-Utility bill or any other government issued mail 
2. Personal identification
- birth certificate, passport, Canadian citizenship
3. Your most recent report card
4. A current transcript
5. If identified "exceptional," your most recent IEP
6. If you have been in a Grade 10 program, your LITERACY TEST (OSSLT) results, if available

Students from schools outside Ontario
In addition to 1-6, please bring the following
7. Assessment of English and Mathematics levels from a TDSB Reception Centre
8. Immunization record



The student activity package for the 2019/2020 academic year is $55.00.  It covers the following on a per student basis:







Student Life


School Community Events


Grade 9 Welcome Package



Last week of August and beyond…
Upon completion of the initial registration with our Guidance Secretary, a Guidance Counsellor will meet with the student to discuss the course options available and to create a suitable timetable. After you have met with a Guidance Counsellor, you will be invited to return to DMCI for an Orientation Tour.


Optional Attendance

Students who do not live in the DMCI area but are interested in attending can apply to DMCI through optional attendance. Visit the TDSB Optional Attendance site for more info.  You can also request an application hard copy at your current school.

The CyberArts program at DMCI is an optional attendance program and also conducts interviews for this specialized program.  Further information about the CyberArts program can also be obtained in guidance.  Stop by student services at your convenience for more info.