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 Middle School, Grades 7 & 8


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

Typical class sizes
Grade Number of Students Number of Classes
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
  • International applicants are encouraged to explore our school website, experience virtual tours and will have online opportunities to connect with the Admissions team.


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. When booking your interview, you will have the opportunity to choose a private student-led tour, or an interview only appointment. A member of our Admissions team will first interview the student, and then parents will be invited for the family interview portion. Please plan to be at the school for approxmiately 2 hours.

Preparing for your interview
Local students applying for Grade 7 and 8 are asked to prepare and present during the interview a portfolio of graded school work and personal accomplishments.

Grade 7 & 8 Portfolio Presentation Components include the following:
  • A teacher-marked writing sample from the current year – copy to be kept on file
  • A teacher-marked mathematics test from the current year – copy to be kept on file
  • A sample piece from a school project from current or past years
  • Any awards or certificates (academic, athletic, arts, leadership, community service)
  • Any photos that highlight personal accomplishments


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

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