Register for School

Parents who are interested in registering their child(ren) at Bancroft School should contact us for information about eligibility and programs. Sinclair Laird also registers new students throughout the school year, however, acceptance depends on classroom availability.

Registration

As a parent, one very important decision is selecting the best educational establishment for your child. We are dedicated to making each child's academic experience supportive, enriching and fulfulling.

Certificate of Eligibility

In order to qualify for English instruction in Quebec public schools, students must meet certain eligibility criteria under the Charter of the French Language as set out by the Quebec government.

When you come to register at the school, please bring all the following documents to ensure that you will obtain your child’s Certificate of Eligibility. The school will then apply for the Certificate of Eligibility and you will receive it in the mail. You must return to the school with your original Certificate of Eligibility to validate your registration with the school board.

  • Your child’s birth certificate
  • The birth certificate of the parent who received their education in English
  • The Permanent Code of the parent or sibling who received their education in English (High School, College or University transcript or the Certificate of Eligibility of the parent or sibling who is currently attending, or did attend, an English school)
  • Your current address and phone numbers
  • Your child’s Medicare card number and expiration date
  • Social Insurance Number of one or both parents
*Please note that all the documents and information have to be brought to your registration appointment to ensure that you receive your child’s Certificate of Eligibility as soon as possible.
Registering for School

In order to qualify for English instruction in Quebec public schools, students must meet certain eligibility criteria under the Charter of the French Language as set out by the Quebec government. Please consult the eligibility requirements before making an appointment.

Registration for the 2016-2017 School Year

If you are interested in registering your child(ren) for the 2016-2017 school year, the dates to register are as follows:

Sibling Registration Public Registration
January 25 to January 29, 2016 February 1 to February 5, 2016

If you already have a child registered in our school, please make an appointment during the sibling registration dates indicated above.

Registration for the Current School Year

Our school also registers new students throughout the school year, however, acceptance depends on classroom availability and area of residence. To register your child, please make an appointment with the school secretary.

School Territory Boundaries

Each elementary school within the EMSB serves the community within it's boundaries. Children living within these boundaries and their siblings have priority over children living outside of the school boundaries when registering at the school. Students living outside of the school boundaries are not eligible for bussing.

Click on the link below to view the school's territory map:

International Students

Families living Quebec on a temporary basis (work or school visa) may be eligible to send their children to an English public school.

For more information on the application process for international students, please click on the link for the English Montreal School Board's international student information below:

Registration Flyer

2016-2017 School Year

Uploaded: 2017-04-27

Eligibility Information

For more information on eligibility requirements for English public schools in Quebec, please visit the websites below:

Open House

We have already had our open house this year, but you can still come for a visit.

Please contact us at (514) 279-9026 and our school administration will be happy to schedule a tour of the school.