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It’s Time for Newcomer School Orientation


A List of Newcomer School Orientation Programs for Grades 6-12 Students in Mississauga, North York, Scarborough, and Toronto

Note: If a student is going to a school that isn’t listed below, settlement workers encourage them to attend orientation at the school location that is convenient for them!



For Middle School and High School Newcomers:

  • Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board Newcomer Orientation (iFUN): To register, call the DPCDSB Newcomer Centre at 905-361-2344
  • Peel District School Board World for Welcome (WOW) Registration: To register, call the PDSB Welcome Centre at 905-366-8791


For High School Newcomers:

  • Applewood Heights Secondary School WOW Newcomer Orientation: August 31, 2022, 8:30-3:00. To register, call (647) 261-5723
  • John Cabot Secondary School Newcomer Orientation Day iFun: August 31, 2022, 8:30-3:00. To register, call (647) 248-3789


North York

For High School Newcomers:

  • George S Henry Academy Newcomer Orientation: August 31 – September 2, 2022, 8:30am-3:30pm. To register, call 647-999-8623 (Farsi/English) or click here


For Middle School Newcomers:

  • Fisherville Senior Public School Middle School Newcomer Orientation: September 1, 2022, 9:00am-2:00pm. To register, click here or call 416-268-4020. Note: open to all North York middle-school students who have been in Canada for one year or less



For High School Newcomers:

  • St. Joan of Arc Collegiate Institute Newcomer Orientation Week: August 29 – September 1, 2022, 9:00am -3:00pm. To register, call (647) 296-6037 or click here. (Note: This is open to all TCDSB secondary school newcomer students)


For Middle School Newcomers:

  • Samuel Hearne Middle School: September 2, 2022, 10:00am – 1:00pm. To register, call (647) 296-6051 or click here
  • Remote WIN Program 2022 Program for any TDSB or TCDSB Newcomer Student in Grade 6-8: September 2, 2022, 9:30am-1:30pm Online. To register, call 647-999-8623 (Farsi/English) or click here



For High School Newcomers:

  • St. Patrick Catholic Secondary School: August 30 – 31, 2022, 8:30am – 3:00pm. To register, call (647) 296-7043 or click here. (Note: This orientation is located at Monarch Park Collegiate Institute, 1 Hanson Street)


For Middle School Newcomers:

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