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Elmwood School, Ottawa

School is up to High School (Senior Secondary School) and affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum). The School is a Girls Day School, with classes from JK to XII. It is an English Medium school.



Private School


Girls - Day School

Gender - Boarding

IB, Canadian Curriculum


Elmwood School

About School

Know about Elmwood School, Ottawa: Board & Curriculum, Admission Procedure, Fees & Fee Structure, Contact Details, Facilities and Ranking, Rating and Reviews.

Elmwood School Ottawa, is a High School (Senior Secondary School), affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB), Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum). The School is a Girls Day School, with classes from JK to XII. It is an English Medium school. The school is located in Rockcliffe Park area of Ottawa, Ontario. Elmwood School was established in 1914. It is a Private School .

Basic facts about Elmwood School:
Year Established


School Type

Private School




Day School


Class JK - Class XII

Admission Period

  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum)
School Level
Elementary School - High School (Senior Secondary School)

The motto of Elmwood School Rockcliffe Park is Summa Summarum(Highest of the High). It is a Girls Day School, which serves the educational needs of hundreds of students from JK through XII. The classes in Elmwood School for every academic year begins in September and ends in June.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

261 Buena Vista Road Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1M 0V9

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: James Whitehouse

School Contact Person

Phone Number

16137496761, 16137447783

Email Address


School Website


Admission Details

Academic Year

September to June

Admission Period

Admission Procedure and Important Dates

The School has students enrolled from JK to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, contact details, documents required and instructions for parents for Elmwood School, Ottawa admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is there any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to Elmwood School Ottawa for the upcoming academic year?

Fees Details

Elmwood School Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for Elmwood School Ottawa fee structure and current fees.

You can also call the school's Admission Counsellors for more details.

Infrastructure & Facilities

The Elmwood School campus is spread over acres of land in Rockcliffe Park area of Ottawa, Ontario. The School is a K-12 Day School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(10/42)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Lacrosse

Education Facilities(1/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(0/5)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers
  • Air Purifiers
  • Air Filter AC Classrooms

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(4/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(2/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(0/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(0/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(1/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(0/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(2/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(2/7)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care
  • Lego Room

Extra-Curricular Activities

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones.

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

Language of Instruction

  • English
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from
School Senior Secondary Streams

    School Level & Classes

    Which grades will you have in the new session?

    Elmwood School is a Elementary School to High School (Senior Secondary School) for Girls and has following grades/levels

    Elementary SchoolJKSKIIIIIIIVVVI
    Junior High (Middle School)VIIVIII
    High School (Senior Secondary School)IXXXIXII

    Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

    The Academic session at Elmwood School starts from September to June. The School provides education to students from JK to XII.

    Elmwood School is a Girls English medium Day School which offers the best of National and International curriculum IB, Canadian Curriculum, from JK to XII. The School offers its students a choice of 2 boards International Baccalaureate (IB), Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum).

    Academic Affiliations

    Elmwood School is authorised to offer the following

    IB International Board Schools - MYP, PYP, IBDP
    International Baccalaureate (IB)

    The International Baccalaureate (IB) (International Baccalaureate Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland) offers 4 programs for students randing from age 3 to 19. The Primary Years Programme (PYP) is for students of age 3 to 12 students. Middle Years Programme is for students aged 11 to 16 and Diploma Programme (DP) for students ages 16 to 19. Elmwood School, Ottawa is affiliated to International Baccalaureate (IB). Every School authorized to offer the IB programmes is known as an IB World School.

    The school is affiliated to IB since 31-May-1978 with IB affiliation number 000103.

    The Schools offers following IB programs

    • PYP
    • DP
    • MYP

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    Curriculum offered in Elmwood School by Class

    In this section, we will answer What board of education does Elmwood School intend to follow over the years?

    Level - Class/Grade
    Elementary School
    Junior High (Middle School)
    High School (Senior Secondary School)

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    Elmwood School is affiliated to which board?

    Elmwood School, Ottawa is affiliated to the International Baccalaureate (IB), Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum).

    What is the process of getting admission into Elmwood School, Ottawa?

    The Elmwood School, Ottawa has students enrolled from JK to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

    Is this school a co-educational school?

    No The Elmwood School, Ottawa is a Girls school.

    What is the curriculum offered at Elmwood School, Ottawa?

    Elmwood School, Ottawa offers the International Baccalaureate (IB), Canadian Curriculum (Canadian Curriculum) at various levels of education.

    Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

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    Does Elmwood School offer Hostel facility to students?

    No, The school does not have any boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Day School.