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​​​​​Children and School

There is a vast amount of educational opportunities in Halton region. Learn about education and training options. You may need to have your schooling recognized if you want to get a specific job. Coming as an international student? Research the schools and program opportunities.


***In Canada by law all students who are between the ages of 6 to 18 years old are required to attend school.


You can register your children in school here:


French Schools

There are two French Language school boards that operate schools in Halton Region.


Private Schools

There are over 20 private schools in Halton. A complete list of private schools in Ontario is available from the Ontario Ministry of Education and Training 

Private School Sea​rch



The Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) ​is a School to Work program that opens the door for students to explore and work in apprenticeship occupations starting in Grade 11 or Grade 12 through the Cooperative Education program. Click here for more information.


Child Care Directory and Information Line  

Child Care Directory and Information Line (CCDIL) is a free, centralized one stop information service supporting families in Halton region in finding quality licensed child care. To access the directory, Click Here