USCA Academy is a partner of the Peel District Board, as our academy is a representative.
Peel District Board
Located in the western suburbs of Toronto— just 20 minutes from downtown and Pearson International Airport, and only an hour from Niagara Falls and the United States border—the Peel board is Canada’s second largest school board. We serve more than 154,000 students from kindergarten to grade 12 in 256 schools. Located in one of Canada’s most multicultural communities, we are experts in ESL programming and help students from around the world reach high levels of achievement and develop a love of lifelong learning.
Since 2011, all graduates from the Peel Schools for International Students have received offers to attend post-secondary institutions in North-America. Our dedication to developing a strong program for international students is part of our commitment to student success. All of our program graduates who applied have successfully received offers to attend top institutions in Canada and across the world.
Elementary school – Kindergarten to Grade 8
Peel Schools for International Students accepts applications for students beginning in kindergarten. Students in the elementary program live with a parent or relative residing in Peel Region and attend the school in their local neighbourhood. Students in the elementary program are not eligible for the homestay program. To learn more about elementary schools in Peel, visit: www.peelschools.org/schools.null
High school – Grades 9 to 12
Peel Schools for International Students high school program accepts applications for students entering grades 9 to 12. The program is currently available at five high schools in Peel, including:
1- Applewood Heights Secondary School in Mississauga
For more information:
2- Clarkson Secondary School in Mississauga
For more information: www.clarksonss.peelschools.org.
3- Rick Hansen Secondary School in Mississauga
For more information: www.rickhansenss.peelschools.org.
4- Harold M. Brathwaite Secondary School in Brampton
For more information: www.haroldmbrathwaitess.peelschools.org.
5- Meadowvale Secondary School in Mississauga
For more information: www.schools.peelschools.org/sec/meadowvale
For more information, visit the Peel district board website: