Downsview Park Athletics
Blyth Academy Downsview Park School for Elite Athletes is dedicated to excellence and to the development of self-confident individuals of exemplary character and skill. Our student athletes (Grades 5 to 12) are prepared through experience and training in the sports that they love.
Our quadmester structure and flexible scheduling allow students to focus on their academics and balance the time spent between training, school, and home.
We create a challenging and supportive learning environment where instructors, coaches and students work together with the goal of achieving academic and athletic excellence, nurturing students’ individual athletic talents.
Prep Hockey Program
Blyth Prep Hockey has been a successful pathway for U16 and U18 players heading to Junior leagues & NCAA for the past 15 years, and this year we are expanding our pro-like environment to our Downsview Park campus in Toronto! Our skills development team and state of the art facility will be home to the Blyth Academy Prep Warriors who will compete against AA & AAA caliber teams in Ontario, Quebec and the USA. Our teams offer highly competitive programming and training with the overall goal of continued improvement as a team and an individual. Our qualified coaching and support staff work with each player to ensure the highest level of development while providing numerous opportunities to showcase their talents with the overall goal of advancement to the next level.
Advanced Hockey Program
Our Advanced Hockey program is a co-ed individual skill development program held each morning at Scotiabank Pond, and led by our professional instructors who are AAA, Jr. A, and OHL coaches! Every morning (Monday-Thursday) our student-athletes will take part in an hour on-ice session. Every day students in this program will also take part in a 45 minute high-intensity fitness training session catered to their age, sport and what they would like to improve on.
Our Soccer program is a co-ed individual skill development program that runs each morning in the Hangar, in partnership with Toronto FC! Every morning (Monday-Thursday) our student-athletes will take part in an hour soccer session led by a TFC coach. Every day students in this program will also take part in a 45 minute high-intensity fitness training session catered to their age, sport and what they would like to improve on.
Custom Sports Program
Our Custom Sports program is a co-ed general fitness program promoting a health-for-life approach. Every morning (Monday-Thursday) our student-athletes take part in an hour small group fitness training session with our Strength & Conditioning Coach. These programs are individualized, providing each student with a program designed for exactly what they would like to work on.
Blyth Academy Downsview Park is conveniently located in North York, Toronto. In keeping with Blyth Academy’s focus on wellness, our full-time students will enjoy all the benefits of our on-site fitness and training facilities.
Our facilities include four hockey rinks, four indoor soccer fields, two outdoor soccer fields, floor hockey, three multi-purpose courts, six basketball courts, rock climbing, laser tag, go-karting, beach volleyball, tennis courts, batting cage, football field, and track.
- Girls Wellness Club
- Board Games Café
- Instrumental Music Club
- Virtual Stock Training Club
- NBA Skills Competition Club
- Visual Arts Club
- Gardening Club
- Running Club
- 3-on-3 Floor Hockey Club
- Coding Club
- Student Council
- Prom Committee
- Grad Committee
- Tuck Shop
- Yearbook Committee
Well Being Initiatives
Girls Wellness Program
- Mentor Group
- Daily Physical Activity
- High Performance Sports Programs
- Fitness Training Sessions
Hockey/Soccer/Custom Sports Sport-Specific Training: 8:30-9:30AM (Monday-Thursday)
Hockey/Soccer Fitness Training: Elementary: 12:15-1:00PM and High School (3:15-4:00PM) (Monday-Thursday)
Learn more about our athletics program.