Lakefield College School

More than a school...

Lakefield College School is more than a school. It´s a small world of its own in which Canadian day and boarding students as well as students from all over the world are learning together. 


The location within the beautiful landscape of Peterborough, approximately 1.5 hrs away from Toronto, is stunning. Based on the shores of a lake it´s a paradise for water sports and outdoor activities. Students get in touch with an educational system that promotes overall enhancement in regard to academics and sports. Outdoor edcuation and sports play an important role as well as social reponsibility and the awareness for global economic and political issues. "Leadership through service" is the guideline in order to strengthen ethic values and the willingness to take over responsibility. We will be pleased to inform you about Lakefield College School in detail.  


Two thirds of all students are Canadian. 140 international students from different nations are coming to Lakefield College School every year. They share 11 boarding houses where they live in small groups together with their house masters.


Part of the academic programme and  are:

  • Advanced Placement Programme
  • Summer Online Academy
  • Participation at the SAT test for American universities
  • Participation at expeditions and social projects worldwide
  • English as Second Language
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • School laptops


Extracurricular activities:

  • dancing
  • ice skating on their own icerink
  • climbing hall 
  • free climbing
  • tennis
  • sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and cayaking
  • tennis
  • horse riding
  • hockey, volleyball, soccer, rugby
  • own theatre productions
  • music
  • debate club