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Blyth Academy Whitby

Where you learn matters. 

Blyth Academy Whitby is a private school offering experiential private education for students in Grades 5 – 12 in the heart of the old downtown Whitby. Blyth Academy Whitby is a caring and compassionate community that embraces academic and social-emotional learning in all grades. We are small and caring, which means everyone knows everyone else, and we take care of each other.

Grades
5 - 12
Student Body
40
Average Class Size
10
University Entry
98%

World-class education that gets our graduates noticed.
 

 

Blyth Academy Whitby is Ontario Ministry-inspected and adheres to all provincial standards.
BSID #668387

★★★★★
"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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Michelle Pucknell
Principal, Blyth Academy Whitby

I would personally like to extend a warm welcome to you and your parents and invite you to come to visit us in the near future. Blyth Academy Whitby provides an educational environment whose faculty is committed to providing an integrated university preparatory education in a warm and caring setting.

Our students are encouraged to do their best and are given the necessary support to help them, in their studies and beyond. Our teachers are dedicated to ensuring that students gain a complete understanding of the subject matter while making engaging connections outside the classroom and to other disciplines. Our classes are very small and communication between teachers and students is consistent, encouraging and frequent.

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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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.

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Elite Athletics
Maximize training gains.

We offer several high-level athletic training programs that allow student-athletes to maximize their performance with integrated and supportive academic context.

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 community 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 school model.

Did you know that Blyth Academy had a decade-long track record of successfully running quadmesters with several* intake periods per academic year? Through our signature quadmester structure, 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 Whitby, we deliver an enriching Middle School program that truly prioritizes personalized attention, experiential learning, and readiness for high school. Explore the core elements of our curriculum below.

Personalized Education
Experience small classes.

With our small class sizes in our Middle School program, we provide individual attention tailored to each student’s personal learning profile. Our teachers know their students and utilize this knowledge to foster growth academically and personally for each student.

Experiential Learning
Engage in hands-on learning.

We integrate students’ passions into our lessons and daily activities to create hands-on assessments to further develop students’ education. We utilize Durham Region and Toronto as part of our classroom, whether it's a walk to the library or a school trip to the ROM.

High School Preparation
Excel beyond the curriculum.

Through our signature Middle School program, we strive to provide students with a learning environment that goes beyond the curriculum and focuses on the skills to prepare students for high school, such as how to study, essay writing, peer editing, note-taking, and more.

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 Burlington. We can't wait to welcome you to our campus!

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Campus Life
Celebrating uniqueness and fostering individuality.

At Blyth Academy Whitby, students form meaningful connections within and across grades, fostering an engaging classroom atmosphere and an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, interests, and talents are celebrated, and every passion finds its canvas.

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 on-campus clubs 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. 

★★★★★
...self-confidence has increased...

I have seen the changes in my daughter since transferring to Blyth. There is a marked increase in her wanting to succeed, her self confidence has increased and her grades has shown an improvement as well.

Sandra N.
Parent

★★★★★
...highly recommend...

Best investment we ever made for our daughter. Highly recommend this for anyone needing smaller class sizes and tailored learning.

Marisa G.
Parent

★★★★★
...caring and responsive...

I absolutely love Blyth Academy Whitby. The staff are very caring and responsive and everyone is so kind. I highly recommend this school!

Pamela T.
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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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.

→ Discover Scholarships

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 in advanced hockey and custom sports. Count on our comprehensive academic programming and daily training in your child's sport.

→ Discover Elite Athletics

Campus Location
We're closer than you think.

Located at 209 Dundas St E, we're situated in the heart of Downtown Whitby and are only a five-minute walk away from Whitby Central Library. You can always reach our friendly reception desk at (905) 666-3773 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 Whitby you may want to consider.

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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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75 Carl Hall Rd
Blyth Academy Downsview Park

Helping elite student-athletes in Grades 4 - 12 maximize their education while developing peak performance.

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Live Virtual
Blyth Academy Orbit

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

→ Discover Campus