Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario

School Board

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario

Available Programs

With Red Leaf since
Degree / Course
from Grade 8
to Grade 12
Most important city
Brockville (42 min.)
Ottawa (40 min.)
Kingston (96 min.)
Location Type
urban , rural
Program Languages
english and french
Nearest airport
McDonald-Cartier Ottawa International Airport (YOW)

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (CDSBEO) encompasses a wide area surrounding the capital city of Ottawa. Students will enjoy the comfort of their safe and welcoming communities, as well as the rich culture that the surrounding areas offer. The region is ideal as it is central to some major Canadian cities like Ottawa, Toronto, and Montreal, and also because of its proximity to northeastern US states like New York, Maine, and Vermont. They offer programs for all tastes: sports, a vibrant artistic community, politics, as well as a stunning landscape with which to interact.

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario welcomes students from around the world for a true Canadian experience. Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario serves approximately 13,000 students daily in 32 elementary schools and 10 high schools. The Board is known for its academic excellence (English and French), student support, strong athletics programs, visual arts, exceptional computer technology programs, specialized secondary learning opportunities, and a Catholic commitment to social justice.

The International Education Program offers global visions and perspectives that enhance the education of students who have chosen to explore cultures and languages ​​through an education abroad. This Program allows students from all over the world to study and learn alongside Canadian students of the same age. The program encourages cultural awareness and international understanding by bringing students together and allowing them to experience similar academic and social opportunities. There are programs that include opportunities to make new friends, travel, and explore many surrounding attractions.

5 Catherine Street
Smiths Falls ON K7A 3Z9

Educational ideology


Inspired by the teachings of Jesus Christ, we transform the world with justice and peace through Catholic education.


We proclaim our Catholic faith: Nurturing and celebrating the hearts, minds, bodies, and souls of our students. Learning through faith, living with hope, in Christ. Teaching wisdom, teaching love ... creating a world in the image of God. Learning and growing in Christ.

About the Region

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