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How are you going to cover tuition?
Think you can't afford private school? You may want to look again. Canadian independent schools are becoming increasingly accessible as more of them beef up their financial aid and scholarship programs in an effort to attract the best and brightest, regardless of financial background. [Full Article]
Private schools vs. public schools
You want to give your child the best but you also have income constraints to think of. So how do you choose between private schools versus public schools? Put another way, how do you decide private education is really worth it? [Full Article]
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Private school tuition costs range widely depending on two essential factors: where the school is located and what type of private school it is: and it may surprise you, in some cases. [Full Article]

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WillowWood School's 7th Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser
Join the fun at WillowWood School's Annual Golf Fundraiser tournament on September 27th, 2014! This is an excellent opportunity for school alumni, beneficiaries and friends to give back to their school and reunite with old friends. Read More... [Full Article]
Ottawa Private School Expo 2014
On November 9th, 2014, the Ottawa Private School Expo will take place at the Delta Ottawa City Centre, allowing families to speak with many different types of private schools in one day and attend information seminars. Read more... [Full Article]

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Affordable and accessible: covering private school costs
Peggy MacLean says, "We had no choice." Peggy, a sales clerk, and Alan, her contractor husband, felt that sending their two daughters, Emily, 17, and Rachel, 15, to Halifax Grammar School was the only answer--no matter what the financial sacrifice. [Full Article]
Healthy eating at Waldorf
Hummus makes me think of Grade 11. Every time I eat it, I think of grade 11. Whenever I think of any type of herbs, I think of grade 12. Sprouts? Lunch time in Grade 8. Tofu? Grade 7 memories come flooding back. Way before it was cool to be healthy and to be vegan, I learned about good eating at Waldorf school.I think [Full Article]
Private School for Girls
“When I go to school, I am surrounded by people I want to be with and we’re all learning,” says Juliet Caragianis, a Grade 11 student at Elmwood School in Ottawa, Ontario. With a focus on digital learning, including a one-to-one laptop program and the use of interactive SMART Boards in classrooms, thi [Full Article]

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