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 Junior School, JK-Grade 6


This information is designed to guide families through the application process at Branksome Hall.

Typical class sizes
Grade Number of Students Number of Classes
JK 14 1
SK 18-20 1
Grade 1 28-32 2
Grade 2 32-36 2
Grade 3 36-40 2
Grade 4 40-44 2
Grade 5 44-48 2
Grade 6 44-48 2
Grade 7 88-92 4
Grade 8 90-94 4
Grade 9 105-110 6 or more
Grade 10 110-115 6 or more
Grade 11 115-120 6 or more
Grade 12 115-120 6 or more


Plan a visit
  • Attend a Branksome Hall Open House
  • Book a school tour from September to November
  • Enjoy a student-led tour on the day of your interview between November and February

Steps to Apply:
Complete your online application form
Once your application is processed, you will be sent a link to book your interview and pay the $210 application fee by credit card
Once your application is processed, you will be instructed to upload required application documents (report cards, birth certificate, passport, etc.)


Interview
Once your application is submitted, you will have the opportunity to book your interview and pay the application fee through our online booking system. Students and parents attend interview appointments together and are offered a student-led tour before the interview.

Families applying to Junior Kindergarten (JK) and Senior Kindergarten (SK) will have a visit of approximately 1.5 hours that includes a tour of the Athletics and Wellness Centre and the Junior School. Following the tour, you will be interviewed while your daughter participates in a classroom assessment.

Families applying to Grades 1 to 6 will have a visit of approximately 1.5 hours that includes a tour of the Athletics and Wellness Centre, a student-led tour of the Junior School and a family interview.

Student Assessment
  • For Junior Kindergarten (JK) and Senior Kindergarten (SK), applicants visit a classroom and are observed by teachers while parents participate in the parent interview in late January or early February
  • Grade 1, Grade 2 and Grade 3 applicants are invited to attend a group activity day playdate on Saturday, February 10, 2018
  • Grade 4, Grade 5 and Grade 6 applicants are invited to attend an assessment day on Friday, January 26, 2018
  • All student assessments consider the age and stage of each applicant and explore her reading, writing and math proficiencies.

Admissions Decisions
Applications are due the first Friday of December and day school admissions decisions will be communicated on the last Friday of February. Please feel free to contact the Admissions Office for more information at any time during this process. If, for any reason, you need special arrangements to be made, we will do our best to accommodate your requests.

10 Elm Avenue, Toronto, ON M4W 1N4, Canada

Tel: 416-920-9741 | admissions@branksome.on.ca