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Blyth Academy Downsview Park

Where you learn matters. 

Blyth Academy Downsview Park is a private school offering experiential private education and athletic training in North York. We offer an academic experience that is significantly different from other private and public schools. Our approach is designed to fully engage the students in the academic process with a genuine learning experience founded upon curiosity, creativity, and innovative thinking. Our campus is known for its Elite Athletics program with instructors who work with NHL, TFC, OHL, Junior and AAA level elite players.

Grades
4 - 12
Student Body
100
Average Class Size
12
Student-Athletes
85%

World-class education that gets our graduates noticed.
 

 

Blyth Academy Downsview Park is Ontario Ministry-inspected and adheres to all provincial standards.
BSID #665466

★★★★★
"It's hard to imagine a school better suited to our time and the needs of the current generation of learners."
- Our Kids -

Message from the Principal
Preparing students to become global citizens.

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Pia Munther
Principal, Blyth Academy Downsview Park

Welcome to Blyth Academy Downsview Park School for Elite Athletes! We focus on assisting our student-athletes in their academic, athletic and character development, creating a safe, respectful, and exciting learning environment for all. With many notable Jr. A, OHL, NCAA, NHL and MLS alumni, and a 100% acceptance rate to post-secondary schools, our programs are proven to ensure success.

Sincerely,

Academics
Destined to transform your child's future.

At Blyth Academy, we don't just teach; we empower students to excel. Our unwavering commitment to academic excellence, coupled with our highly professional faculty, prepares your child for a bright university future. With small class sizes, we tailor education to individual learning styles, ensuring every student thrives and is prepared for unparalleled academic achievement and boundless developmental opportunities.

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World-Class Programming
Boost academic and character excellence.

We designed our rigorous programs to provide a challenging yet supportive environment, helping your child progress steadily towards success.

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Advanced Skills Training
Maximize athletic gains.

We offer highly-specialized Integrated Sports Programs: Advanced Hockey, Soccer, and custom sports training. Our student-athletes do one hour of sport-specific training each morning and one hour of dryland training each afternoon.

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Exceptional Facilities
Train on campus.

Our location in Downsview Park puts us steps away from a variety of sports facilities including: four hockey rinks, four indoor soccer fields, three multi-purpose courts, six basketball courts and more.

Attentive Teachers
Experience truly personalized learning.

Our educators craft individualized pathways tailored to your child's unique strengths and goals, making every day a step closer to their goals.

Professional Guidance
Benefit from one-on-one support.

Your child's journey at Blyth Academy is marked by unwavering assistance from our guidance staff, helping them navigate academic and personal challenges with ease.

Meet our athletics partners.
 

Teachers
Dedicated to nurturing academic growth.

Committed to igniting young intellects and fostering academic advancement, our educators are driven by a passion for cultivating knowledge and propelling students toward their full potential.

Quadmesters
Pioneering the successful high school model.

Did you know that Blyth Academy has a track record spanning over 15 years of successfully running quadmesters with several* intake periods per academic year? Through our signature quadmester structure, high school students can take two courses for ten weeks, accommodating travel, sports, or other academic commitments. This tailored approach allows them to delve deeper into subjects, develop a better understanding of the curriculum, and have better success in their courses.

Sept - Nov
Term One
Nov - Jan
Term Two
Jan - Apr
Term Three
Apr - Jun
Term Four

*High school students can join us at any of our four entry points throughout the academic year, and elementary students can join us at any time during the school year, space permitting.

Elementary School
Delivering engaging elementary education.

At Blyth Academy, our elementary program is carefully crafted by dedicated teachers to offer an engaging and dynamic curriculum and programming. We understand the importance of keeping our student-athletes active and involved, which is why we seamlessly integrate sports into their education. Our flexible approach accommodates the demanding training and competition schedules of student-athletes, ensuring they receive a well-rounded education without compromising their athletic pursuits. Moreover, our program draws on the resources of our global network of schools, incorporating initiatives from renowned organizations such as LEGO, WWF, and Eco-Schools.

Heads of Departments
Leading academic integrity.

We take the quality of our educational programs seriously, which is why we’ve appointed Heads of Departments for mathematics, science, English, and instruction. These department heads play a pivotal role in curriculum development, staff mentoring, and fostering outstanding teaching practices to facilitate student growth.

Want to see our campus?
Schedule your private tour today!

Discover how we inspire a love for learning and individual growth, meet our passionate staff, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere that defines Blyth Academy Downsview Park. We can't wait to welcome you to our campus!

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Campus Life
Celebrating uniqueness and fostering individuality.

At Blyth Academy Downsview Park, our student body consists of 85% athletes and 15% academic students, creating an immersive environment where every passion finds its canvas. The students continuously support and encourage each other, exhibiting a sense of responsibility for themselves, their community, and the wider world in which they will live.

Our Students
The proof is in the pudding.

At Blyth Academy, we pride ourselves on raising a new generation of students willing to go beyond the status quo. These bright minds work tirelessly to achieve great results and it is our academic promise to support them along the way, be it through ongoing check-ins, extensive extra help, or supportive and encouraging staff.

Extracurriculars
It's about more than just going to class.

With a number of exciting opportunities ranging from sports tournaments, spirit days and events to community work and even international travel, our students are always engaged and motivated to explore beyond the basics of Ontario curriculum. They are able to learn from their teacher-mentors and take on leadership roles within student initiatives, developing their peer relationships and leadership skills. 

★★★★★
...has made all the difference...

My son's teacher understands his learning style, skills, and interests, which has made all the difference. Plus, his hockey is improving exponentially, he is working out at lunch, and he eats healthy food every day.

Jessica T.
Parent

★★★★★
...made him feel welcome...

Our son joined Blyth this year and the school has exceeded our expectations. The school has made him feel welcome from the very first day. The athletic and academic programs have provided him with all of the tools and opportunities to excel to his full potential and beyond.

Red O.
Parent

★★★★★
...exceeded our every expectation...

The entire Blyth experience - from the phenomenal on-ice coaching and personalized dryland fitness through to the student-centered, small class learning environment - has exceeded our every expectation.

Julie
Parent

Resources
Let's get you off to a good start.

To make it easier, we've created a simple 3-step process to make the most of your time on our website. Start with reviewing the general admissions process to get an idea of what the Admissions requirements are. Then, review our tuition and fees. And lastly, make sure to explore how your family can benefit from our Scholarships & Financial Aid program.

Start
How do I apply?

Our Admissions process is simple and straightforward. First, get in touch with our Admissions Advisors to discuss your unique needs. Then, proceed with a mandatory principal interview to assess the campus fit. And finally, make all the necessary financial arrangements to officially start your Blyth Academy journey.

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Continue
How much is the investment?

Believe it or not, but entry to private education can be affordable to many. On top of this, we're committed to transparent pricing and no hidden fee surprises. To see this for yourself, please take a moment to get familiar with this year's tuition fees below.

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Finish
Do you award scholarships & financial aid?

We most definitely do! In fact, it's our mission to support students' academic journeys based on their unique needs and talents, financially or otherwise. Make sure to see how Blyth Academy can help your family unlock opportunities and get a step closer to world-class education.

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Academic Delivery
We deliver the most flexible education in Canada.

Thanks to our signature quadmester approach, your child can start their Blyth Academy journey at any point throughout the school year. Interested in starting with us from day one? We'd love to welcome you as our Full-Year student. Considering switching schools or taking your elite sports training to the next level? Our Term-by-Term and Elite Athletics programs are your best options on the market.

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Most Popular
Discover Full-Year programs.

Blyth Academy's most comprehensive full-time offering designed for Grades 9 - 12. Study with us for the full year to benefit from our targeted programs for specific grades: the LaunchPad Program in Grades 9 & 10, and the Post-Secondary Preparation Program in Grades 11 & 12!

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Most Flexible
Explore Term-by-Term programs.

Choose to start in September, November, February, or April. With four intake periods during a school year, this Term-by-Term option allows for unparalleled flexibility for students who want to try us out or are looking for extra credits in a gap year.

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Most Personalized
Consider Elite Athletics training.

Custom-designed programs delivered to support students in developing both academic and elite athlete skills with daily training in Hockey, Soccer, and beyond.

→ Discover Elite Hockey
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Campus Location
We're closer than you think.

Located in the heart of Downsview Park at 75 Carl Hall Rd, we're only five minutes away from the Downsview Park subway station and a five-minute walk from Centennial College. You can always reach our friendly reception desk at (416) 631-0123 or click here to send us your email.

Ready to Join?
Start your registration process today!

To begin your child's academic journey with Blyth Academy, please speak with one of our excellent Admissions Advisors. They will help you determine the right course of action, schedule a campus tour, answer any remaining questions, and so much more!

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Nearby Campuses
We are one big family of schools.

Being the largest network of private schools in Canada, we have eight campuses for you to pick from, each with their distinct culture. Here are the three nearest campuses to Blyth Academy Downsview Park you may want to consider.

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2489 Bloor St West
Blyth Academy Etobicoke

Offering Grades 9 - 12 academics through Blyth Academy's signature quadmester approach.

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2660 Yonge St
Blyth Academy Lawrence Park

Offering Grades 7 - 12 academics through Blyth Academy's signature quadmester approach.

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Live Virtual
Blyth Academy Orbit

Delivering renowned Blyth Academy education remotely to Grades 9 - 12 students from around the globe.

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