Provincial/Demonstration Schools

Provincial Schools and Provincial Demonstration Schools in Ontario

  • are operated by the Ministry of Education through the Provincial Schools Branch;
  • Provincial Schools and Provincial Demonstration Schools serve the needs of students who are Deaf, hard of hearing, Blind, Deafblind, low-vision, or have a severe learning disability. Prospective students must demonstrate the ability to benefit from the methods and techniques of the school.
  • provide a specialized elementary and secondary education alternative placement option;
  • serve as regional resource centres for students who are Deaf or Deafblind;
  • develop and provide learning materials and media for students who are Deaf, Blind, or Deafblind;
  • provide school board teachers with resource services and support with assessments, workshops, resource support staff, consultants;
  • play a valuable role in teacher training and provide information on language acquisition, self-esteem, deaf culture, techniques for monitoring students’ progress, and proper use and management of audiological equipment;
  • provide preschool home visiting services for students who are Deaf or Deafblind.

Additional Information

Additional information including admissions criteria and processes may be obtained from any of the Provincial and Provincial Demonstration Schools through the following link to the Provincial Schools Branch of the Ministry of Education website at http://www.psbnet.ca/eng/index.html

All schools can be contacted electronically through their individual websites, available on the Ministry of Education website at http://www.psbnet.ca/eng/schools/index.html

Ministry of Education: Provincial Schools Branch

255 Ontario Street South
Milton, Ontario
L9T 2M5
Phone: 905-878-2851 | TTY: 905-878-7195
Toll Free: 866-906-1192 | TTY: 866-906-1193

Schools for the Deaf

Ernest C. Drury School for the Deaf
255 Ontario Street South
Milton, Ontario
L9T 2M5
Phone: 905-878-2851
TTY: 905-878-7195

Robarts School for the Deaf
1090 Highbury Avenue
London, Ontario
N5Y 4V9
Phone: 519-453-4400
TTY: 519-453-4400

Sir James Whitney School for the Deaf
350 Dundas Street West
Belleville, Ontario
K8P 1B2
Phone: 613-967-2823 or 1-800-501-6240
TTY: 613-967-2823

School for the Blind and Deaf-Blind

W. Ross Macdonald School
350 Brant Avenue
N3T 3J9
Phone: (519)759-0730
Toll Free: 1-866-618-9092

School for the Deaf, Blind, and Deaf-Blind

Centre Jules Leger
281 rue Lanark
Ottawa, Ontario N1K 6R8
Phone: (613) 761-9300

Provincial Demonstration Schools

Amethyst School
1090 Highbury Avenue
London, Ontario
N5Y 4V9
Phone: (519) 453-4400

Centre Jules-Leger
281 rue Lanark
Ottawa, Ontario
K1Z 6R8
Phone: (613) 761-9300

Sagnonaska School
350 Dundas Street West
Belleville, Ontario
K8P 1B2
Phone: (613) 967-2830

Trillium School
347 Ontario Street South
Milton, Ontario
L9T 3X9
Phone: 905-878-2851
TTY: 905-878-7195

 

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