A Welcoming Community
Montcrest is more than a school, it’s a community—a village—and your whole family is welcome. Parents can be involved as much as they want.
A Carefully Crafted Journey
From JK to Grade 8, our students leverage self-confidence to take risks and leaps — academically, creatively and socially.
Voice & Choice
Montcrest students of all grade levels are empowered to find their voice, mentor others, and make independent decisions.
Free To Be Me
At Montcrest, children are encouraged to explore and express their own interests and distinctiveness.
You’ve Got This
Montcrest School is a welcoming community that specializes in cultivating incredible young people. We believe in small class sizes and unparalleled student-teacher relationships. We believe individuality is something to protect, not suppress. And we believe in meeting our students with the ideal supports — and just-right challenges — for each age and stage, so they emerge as secure, self-directed young people who excel in academics and in life. Simply put, Montcrest helps children become who they’re meant to be.
Discover the magic of Montcrest
At Montcrest, we believe every child is unique. We invite you to learn more about our inclusive community and approach to personalized learning.
Caring & Nurturing Learning Environment
Montcrest follows a relationship-based approach to student well-being and achievement. Click here to learn more about our approach to social-emotional learning, character development, and wellness.
At Montcrest School, the student is at the centre of what we do. Click here to learn more about our student-centred approach to teaching and learning.
We all have moments in our lives that stand out and are truly memorable. We have captured some of these moments to celebrate with the broader community. Click here to learn more.
Interactive Virtual 360° Tour
Show yourself around Montcrest. You can see all the spaces where we educate and nurture our students from JK – Grade 8. Click here to explore our school.
Click here to view our students in their day-to-day life at Montcrest. From learning in action to recess, you’ll get a sense of the Montcrest experience.
“Montcrest continues to exceed my expectations of what a school could be. My kids are given every opportunity to explore who they are and what excites them.”
“I am very pleased with the overall philosophy that guides the teaching (and discipline) at the school. It is thoughtful and inclusive. I feel that my children are getting a superior education and receive the emotional support and encouragement that is helping them to grow into good citizens of the school and the world.”
“Our son moved to Montcrest in grade 7 and had a transformational year in which he grew in every way. The amazing teachers got to know his true nature and helped nurture a sense of belonging, independence, and academic success. We can’t say enough about all that Montcrest has been for our son and our family.”
“The staff at Montcrest are exceptional. They have gone above and beyond to truly know and understand our children, and we have absolute faith that our kids are being nurtured and inspired by the very best teachers in the city.”
“My child has blossomed at Montcrest. He is able to take risks in a safe and supportive environment. He is being challenged academically, without knowing he is being pushed in that direction.”
“I am grateful that I found the right fit for my child. I was also very pleasantly surprised that I fit in too... what a warm and absolutely lovely, supportive, and accepting school community. My son is happy at school and that is so important for parent and child.”
“The trusting, supportive relationships that our elder child has had with a couple of teachers have made all the difference for her. She is in a place that has recognized her strengths and encouraged her in her interests and maturation.”