General Information for
Elementary Schools
& High Schools

How to Apply

The Parent/Guardian/Agency must complete the attached questionnaire and forward it to EMSB ( so that a school can be chosen with the interests of the student in mind.  The Letters of Admission for both the C.A.Q. (Certificate D’Acceptance de Quebec) and Study Visa will be prepared. 

The Parent/Guardian/Agency will then start the process with Immigration Quebec to obtain the C.A.Q.  and Immigration Canada for the Study Permit

When the C.A.Q. has been received from Immigration Quebec, the Custodian of the Student  (for those requiring custodianship refer to Home stay) will come to the EMSB with

  • the C.A.Q.
  • the birth certificate of the student showing parents names (in their mother tongue  and translated into either English or French
  • a Certified Cheque or Money Order payable to the EMSB to cover the period the student will attend school.   

We will then complete the registration for the student and apply for the Certificate of Eligibility for the student to attend English School.

Homestay and Insurance

Home Stays can be organized through: 

Insurance can be organized through:
Ingle International at

Tuition Fees :

The Tuition Fees (payable to the EMSB) for 2011/2012 school year are:
Elementary School $7050.00 CDN
High School $8500.00 CDN

School Fees (payable to the school)

    Elementary Schools – Varies                                                                                     $30 - $100
  • Agenda
  • Workbooks
  • General Supplies, etc.
    Please note that Royal Vale Elementary has additional fees:
  • Enrichment component offered during school hours(Math & Science)          approx. $1000
  • after school enrichment                                                                                            approx. $1000
    High School – Varies                                                                                               $100 - $450
  • Agenda
  • Locks
  • Physical Education Uniforms
  • I.D. Photos, etc
    Ex-Curricular Activities (not compulsory)                                                            $100 - $500
  • Music
  • Workbooks
  • Dance
  • Travelling Abroad ( to be determined)