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Students having fun at camp
Summer Plans?

Dive into a summer of excitement at our Day Camp! With access to both wide-open outdoor spaces and comfortable air-conditioned facilities, the weather never puts a damper on our fun! With a new theme every week, there’s something for everyone ages 4 to 13.

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In Middle School, our innovative curriculum is designed to inspire students to excel academically while fostering critical thinking and creativity so they can thrive in a changing world. Limited space is still available in Grade 6 for September 2024. 

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Senior School students learning with math teacher.
Independent School JK – Grade 12

Pickering College is an independent day and boarding school for children from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12.

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Head of School Cinde Lock speaking with students at Morning Meeting.
Canada's Quaker-founded school

Pickering College was founded by Quakers in 1842 and while it is not a Quaker school today, the influence of their guiding values is immense.

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Junior School students exploring nature with their teacher
Global Leadership Program

Every student, JK to Grade 12, participates in and benefits from the Global Leadership Program.

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Middle School students learning with their teacher.
A top private school in Canada

As a member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS), Pickering College offers small class sizes and individualized attention.

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More than a school

It’s belonging to a warm and welcoming school community that supports your child every step of the way. It’s a place where students are encouraged to discover who they are as individuals, and are guided to identify what they are passionate about so that they can thrive. It’s developing students into innovative, courageous and compassionate global citizens who go beyond theory and take action to make change. It’s instilling in our students an ability and a responsibility to make a difference in the world and leave the community better than they found it.

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Since 1842

Founded in 1842 and established in Newmarket since 1909, Pickering College’s vision is to develop innovative, courageous and compassionate global citizens who take action, true to Quaker values.

News and Upcoming Events

Stay up-to-date on the latest happenings at Pickering College by exploring our website using the links below. We invite you to connect with us on social media - you'll find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube!