London International Academy – Boarding School

London - Ontario - Canada

Dates

From 1 September to June 2024

2 years programme

 

 

Fees

€ 33.000 for 1 year

Category

Programma IB

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Overview

London International Academy offers many advantages to students, both international and domestic: a full Canadian curriculum taught by certified, knowledgeable, and caring teaching staff, on and off-campus housing support, student meal plans, a specialized student services department that offers individualized assistance with university applications, and much more! LIA looks to educate young, bright minds while providing opportunities that allow our students to stand out amongst the crowd.

LIA’s main campus, located in the heart of the city of London (Ontario), is a vibrant hub for activities and student innovation. Offering small class sizes, OCT qualified educators, and a variety of extracurricular and student-led initiatives, LIA is committed to maintaining a fostering environment for the academic maturation of its students.

Academics

The average class size is 9 students

30 hours of classroom lessons Monday to Friday

55 minutes/ 6 subjects ( 3 standard levels and 3 higher levels) plus core elements TOK, CAS, and EE

The school obtained an excellent set of IB results, which reflects the outstanding work of students and staff.

  • IB achieved a 100% pass rate.
  • An excellent set of IB results with an overall average points score of 38 compared to a world average of 33 points. 39 points is considered to be equivalent to at least A*, A, A at A-level combined with a top grade in the EPQ
  • IB leavers have secured places at top universities across the globe

Co-curricular activities

There are a variety of clubs for students to join throughout the year.

The school believes extracurricular activities are extremely important to have a well-rounded school experience and feel that students who work hard deserve to have some fun and become more familiar with Canadian culture!

Fall & Winter Activities

  • Welcome to LIA Party, Student Council Election, Golf Trip, Niagara Falls Trip, Terry Fox Run, Universities visit LIA – over 12 Universities, visit LIA between September and November, Maple Leaf Photo Competition, Apple Picking, Sports Week, Pumpkin Carving Competition, Halloween Party, Remembrance Day Assembly

Spring & Summer Activities

  • Talent Competition, Visit different University Campuses across Ontario, Easter Celebration, Attend a Grand Theatre Play, Karaoke Night, Visit Museum London, Canada’s Wonderland Trip, BBQ at Springbank Park

Sports

London International Academy offers our athletes a variety of recreational sports clubs to choose from including having access to a fitness center, and joining other clubs like dance, soccer, basketball, swimming, cross country, floor hockey, and tennis.

YMCA Centre Branch

The YMCA of Western Ontario, Centre Branch is located in the heart of downtown London at the corner of King and Waterloo.

Students can choose to purchase a membership here using their school debit account. The YMCA – Centre Branch includes amenities such as swimming pools, squash courts, weight room, and aerobics studio.

Includes

  • Application to the school/district identified
  • Definition of Academic Curriculum
  • FEE enrollment costs
  • Pre-departure orientation
  • School enrollment
  • Full board homestay accommodation
  • District health insurance
  • Assistance during the stay with local coordinators
  • Agency Fee
  • Transportation from the airport to the host family