In the neighbourhood

Humber Valley’s schools offer excellent scores and varied academic opportunities

The Junior Middle School: Humber Valley Village

Total number of students: 393

One of the top-ranked elementary schools in Ontario, Humber Valley massively outperforms the SchoolQ Scores of other public schools in the city. It’s located right next to Humber Valley Park.

The High School: Etobicoke CI

Total number of students: 1027

In addition to the usual assortment of secondary academics, Etobicoke CI offers specialist programs in engineering and digital design for students looking for a more vocational-style experience. The SchoolQ scores are above the provincial average.

The Catholic School: Our Lady of Sorrows

Total number of students: 755

Our Lady of Sorrows’ scores are excellent, making it one of the most respected Catholic public schools in the city.

The Other Junior School: Rosethorn JS

Total number of students: 416

Rosethorn’s scores greatly exceed provincial and board averages. English instruction is available, but the real attraction here is the well-regarded French immersion program.

The Alternative School: High Park Alternative Junior School

Total number of students: 142

High Park Alternative prides itself on cultivating a small, active school community. Families are invited to participate in events like group maintenance of the community garden near the school’s parking lot. Each year, the school picks a new theme and designs lesson plans around it. The 2019 theme is “sustainability.”