The Upper Grand District School Board is in close proximity to Toronto, which is the capital city of Ontario. UGDSB schools are in traditional Canadian communities, where over 95% of residents speak English as their first language. Their offices are located about one hour’s drive west of Toronto in the city of Guelph, which is the largest city and primary urban center in the district.
The Upper Grand District School Board serves approximately 32,000 students in a broad geographical area that includes two counties, County of Dufferin and County of Wellington. The International Student Program at the Upper Grand District School Board welcomes students from around the world to attend their elementary and secondary programs.
Upper Grand also provides early-course selection and a guaranteed timetable. Their ISP students can even choose their courses before they arrive!