From daycare to high school, the Etobicoke neighbourhood will have families and children of all ages covered with its wide variety of schools, which include public schools, Catholic schools and a host of private schools all within a ten minute drive.
Founded in 1832, the Islington Junior Institute is the second oldest elementary school in Toronto. Walking distance from Vivid, the public school caters to students from kindergarten to grade eight and offers extensive extra-curricular programs in music, drama, dance and sports.
The Etobicoke Collegiate Institute, established in 1928, provides high school students with the unique opportunity to sign up to a Leadership Development Program, where they can pursue their passions in the arts, athletics and social justice.
Parents can also enroll their children in any of the nearby private schools peppered throughout the area, such as the Kingsway College School.
Offering a more personalized approach to learning, mindwerx4kids is just around the corner from Vivid and provides half-day infant and preschool programs that focus on an individualized learning approach with small intimate classes of eight students per teacher.
Other unique schooling opportunities for children include the Etobicoke School of the Arts, the oldest arts-focused high school in Canada. Students can master their creative craft by majoring in dance, drama, film, music, theater or the visual arts.
Learning won’t stop when the school bell rings either. A plethora of after-school activities catering to your children’s passions and interests will be close at hand. From the Dance Place, a not-for-profit School of Dance and Performing Art, to the Shito-Ryu Karate Club and the YMCA’s host of after-school programs, it will be easy for the kids to keep active. Everyone will also appreciate the amenities at home, including the year-round indoor pool – ready to enjoy.
Available suites range in sizes from 580 to 1,120 square feet start from the $276,490. Those who register now can buy with only 10 per cent down while also taking advantage of a limited-time special deal that includes an extended deposit program and up to $17,500 off the purchase price.
For more information please call 416 239 8200 or email Portroyalplace@Pembertongroup.com.