Students can hone their English skills in these immersive programs, as they learn to pitch tents, build fires, paddle, identify edible plants, imitate bird calls, and much more.
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Daily schedules may vary, but students can expect:
While learning remotely:
A meet and greet and Q & A with the Course Instructors
A combination of synchronous (live virtual classes) and asynchronous (independent) learning
While on campus:
Immersive and active instruction (throughout day)
Daily study/practice (2 hours/day)
Outdoor activities to practice English
Overnight camping trips
Leisure activities such as movies, bonfires, board games
Recreational activities that include yoga, dance, tennis, sailing, swimming, ropes courses, beach volleyball, and canoeing
Daily English skills practice while working together:
Mastering outdoors skills such as wilderness camping, cooking over a campfire and canoeing
Immersed in the cultural and natural heritage of our area
Learning and experiencing the great Canadian wilderness
Discovering the rich history of Lakefield College School
Experiencing camping in a local Ontario campground
Accommodations and Facilities
Students stay in an air-conditioned residence
Shared rooms (doubles or triples).
Live-in residential staff provide supervision and support 24/7
This program offers students experiences that will build their confidence and comfort with campus life, preparing them with the skills and knowledge to help build community while supporting other new students as they navigate the campus and life on campus.
Any student who is not a Canadian citizen or Permanent resident of Canada must obtain a study permit to attend Lakefield College School Summer Academy programs. It is the responsibility of the parent (or guardian) to obtain the necessary documents and authorization prior to their student entering Canada to study.
If you have not already done so, please contact your nearest Canadian Embassy or Consulate as soon as possible to begin the process. For complete details of the application process and requirements, please visit the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to complete your study permit application.
Any student who is not a Canadian citizen or Permanent resident of Canada must obtain a Temporary Resident Visas (TRV) or Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to attend Lakefield College School Summer Academy programs. It is the responsibility of the parent (or guardian) to obtain the necessary documents and authorization prior to their student entering Canada.
If you have not already done so, please contact your nearest Canadian Embassy or Consulate as soon as possible to begin the process. For complete details of the application process and requirements, please visit the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
As part of the enrolment process, Lakefield College School will be asking you to complete several forms as part of your registration, including providing health information, arranging for health insurance, naming a Canadian Legal Guardian, etc.
Please note: All programs are subject to enrolment and may be cancelled; in this case, students will be offered a refund. Students will be given the opportunity to transfer to another program should their primary selection be cancelled.
Lakefield College School is a private, coeducational boarding and day school for students in grades 9 through 12, located in Lakefield, Ontario, Canada.
We respectfully acknowledge that Lakefield College School is located on the Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which include: Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Rama, Beausoleil, and Georgina Island First Nations. Lakefield College School respectfully acknowledges that the Williams Treaties First Nations are the stewards and caretakers of these lands and waters in perpetuity and that they continue to maintain this responsibility to ensure their health and integrity for generations to come.