Applying to Forest Hill C.I.

Applying to Forest Hill C.I.

Open House Flyer

NOTE:  Our Open House occurred on Tuesday, December 13.  We hosted an afternoon event for our feeder schoools, Forest Hill Junior Public & Senior School and Cedervale Community School, along with a few other future students, and we opened our doors to parents, guardians and students that same evening.  Thank you to all who joined us! 

Beginning this year, the TDSB has new procedures for Out-of-Area Admissions (formerly called Optional Attendance).  Forest Hill Collegiate will have Limited status for 2023/2024. The application process closed on Friday, January 27.  This is a centrally managed process and all information will be shared directly with applicants via email beginning on February 8. To learn more about the new application process, link to How do I apply for Out-of-Area Admission? Link to TDSB Out-of-Area Admissions to understand procedures, policies and important deadlines. Note: our school does not have access to the applicant pool or their information. 



Registering at Forest Hill CI:

In accordance with TDSB Operational Procedure PR 518 Admission Eligibility Requirements revised September 16, 2009, parents wishing to register their child/children in Forest Hill CI must prove their residency within school boundaries as defined by TDSB regulations.

Families can enter their street through this link to see if Forest Hill C.I. is their home school.

Street Guide

Please note: Families must reside at the in-district residential address at the time of registration. 

If you are NOT currently attending a TDSB school and recently moved into our catchment area, you will need to complete the TSSB Online School Registration Form.  After completing this process, please contact the school to arrange for a registration appointment. 

Necessary Documents Required for Registration: 

Two documents to prove residency and address:

- One must be either a signed formal lease/rental agreement, taxation document or deed of property.

The other may be a mailed:

- Current mailed Utility Bill (Hydro, Enbridge, City of Toronto Water) or Residential Telephone/Internet/Cable Bill or Bill from Moving Company or a mailed Credit Card Statement or Current Bank Statement

Please note: Personal information regarding finances may be blocked out on the statements, forms, bills.

Other necessary documents:

  • Birth Certificate or Passport or Proof of Canadian Residency
  • Work/Study Permit (if applicable)
  • Health Card
  • Immunization Documents
  • IEP – Individual Education Plan, IPRC Documentation (if applicable)
  • Gr. 8 students – most recent report card
  • Gr. 9 – 12 students – Credit Counselling Summary


Forest Hill C.I. is NOT your Home School

Out of Area Admissions for September 2023  

Students who do not live in the Forest Hill C.I. area can only be admitted to the school through the TDSB Out-of-Area Admissions for September 2023.  This includes students currently attending other TDSB secondary schools. Note that the TDSB process has canged for September 2023. Please note that Forest Hill Collegiate has limited status for September 2023.  Learn more about Out-of-Area Admissions by linking this TDSB page:  Out-of-Area Admissions