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Prospective Students


Central Toronto Academy is a school that embraces 21st century learning. Our small size, caring staff and semestered format foster a climate that provides our students with a high school experience optimised for their personal growth and development. 
Our intimate and personable atmosphere fosters wonderful relationship development amongst all grade and all members of our community. Our numerous activities and events reflect the welcoming beauty, creativity, values and diversity of all our students.

 At Central Toronto Academy we are:

Digital Innovators

We ensure our students remain current with the rapidly changing digital spectrum by offering classes fully online & blended (online support for face-to-face classes). We fuse Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics learning together through our STEM program, complemented by a mandatory computer programming course, a complete Wi-Fi environment, and Chromebooks for our grade 9 and 10 students.

Compassionate Leaders

Our inclusive community provides students with a safe environment to take risks, explore ideas and challenge themselves. We encourage students to nurture and develop their skills as leaders through our leadership courses, student council and numerous extra-curricular clubs and activities.

Experiential Learners

Driven by our Specialist High Skills Major, Bike, and Cooperative education programs, CTA has brought experiential learning to the forefront of all classes by partnering with numerous industry professionals and organizations. By putting theory into practice, students are deeply engaged in the material they are studying and gain a lasting academic experience

Event Spotlight



Mar 27

Our Grade 10 students will be writing the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test on March 27. Students not writing can come in for remediation help at 1:00 PM.


Midterm Report Cards

Apr 18

Semester 2 midterm report cards will be distributed in Home Forms.


Camp Muskoka Woods

Apr 16 - 18

Over 100 CTA students will be attending our annual camping trip in Camp Muskoka Woods!




Pre-Advanced Placement courses foster an enriched learning experience and develop critical learning skills.

Advanced Placement

Our AP program provides university level courses, curricula and exams in grades eleven and twelve.

Arts Programming

Student voice, personal expression, acceptance and inclusion are at the core of our arts programming.


Our Business Entrepeneurship SHSM program focuses on social, cultural and environmental issues.


REACH is a program unique to Central Toronto Academy, focusing on fusing academics with athletics.

International & E.L.L.

CTA hosts refugees, immigrants, and visa students who learn about the world through others' experiences.


Moderns Programming

Moderns programming at CTA develops a strong a sense of Canadian culture through language studies



Extracurriculars develop well-rounded students with confidence to explore new activities and experiences.

CTA Gallery

The Gallery below displays select Student Work and Event Highlights.

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Black History Month

The Black Student Alliance put together an unbeliveable assembly in celebration of Black History Month. Special thanks to Mr. D'Souza for his countless hours of organization.



GSA Presentation

Our Gay Straight Alliance delivered a very informative presentation to the CTA staff.


NTS Drama Festival

CTA's entry for this year's NTS Drama Festival will be moving on to the regionals! Huge congratulations to everyone involved!


Pre-AP Science

Here is Mr. Tang's Grade 9 Pre-AP Science class learning about species interactions using Smarties!

Mr. Tang


Swim Team

Here is a photo of the CTA Swim Team at practice!

Ms. Douglas


Skating Field Trip

The Grade 9s went on a field trip to the Evergreen Brickworks! Half day of learning about ecological sustainability, and half a day of fun on the ice!

CTA In The News

CTA: Welcome Home


CTA Trenches Experience


SHSM shoe design & sale


CTA Lookbook Launch


CTA Twitter

CTA Instagram