Ashbury College

Ashbury College

362 Mariposa Avenue

Ottawa, Ontario, K1M 0T3 (View map)

co-ed, No Religious Affiliation

Founded in 1891, Ashbury College is internationally recognized as one of Canada’s leading IB independent schools. By engaging students in wide variety of activities, in dynamic and innovative learning environments, we inspire them to become intellectually vibrant, compassionate and responsible global citizens. Situated on 13-acres in the heart of Ottawa, Ashbury College is a part of the vibrant diplomatic, political and business community in Canada's National Capital Region. We have over 45 countries represented in our student body, encompassing Grades 4 through 12.

Our state-of-the-art residences are home to 100 of the brightest and most engaged young leaders. Boarding life at Ashbury enriches our community with traditions, languages and cultures - a perfect learning ground for international understanding. Further, the International Baccalaureate program and bilingual diplomas enhance diversity and a broader world view.

Our extensive co-curricular programs, including arts, athletics, debating and cultural exchanges, encourage each student to develop strong leadership and interpersonal skills. Our rigorous academic program enhanced by small class sizes, dedicated faculty and innovative technology, prepares students for university entrance. Ashbury graduates are selected to attend the best universities in the country and abroad. In 2013 our 138 graduates won over $2.2 million in university scholarships with 100% acceptance and 83% gaining entrance into their ‘first choice’ program.

Contact name: Bruce Mutch

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Girls boarding: 50

Girls day: 290

Boys boarding: 50

Boys day: 290

Campus size: 13

Year founded: 1891

Average class size: 17

Student teacher ratio: 8:1

Dress code: Yes

Domestic Seven day tuition: $58,300.00

International Seven day tuition: $58,300.00

Five day tuition: $0.00

Boarding grades: 9-12

Day grades: 4-12

Day tuition: $23,600.00

Accreditations: CAIS/CA

Pre-Grade Nine Boarding: No

Advanced placement: Yes

International bac: Yes

ESL: Yes

Payment plans: No

Need based aid: Yes

Merit scholarships: Yes




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