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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


PD Day

October 11

First Professional Development Day of the semester will be on Friday, October 11th. There are no scheduled classes - school resumes on Tuesday, October 15th.


Parent Teacher Interviews

October 17

Semester 1 Parent Teacher Interviews will take place on Thursday, October 17th from 6 - 8PM. Appointment booking instructions can be found HERE.


Post-Secondary Fair

October 18

35+ Ontario Universities and Colleges will be visiting our school in our annual Post-Secondary Information Event.

10:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Parent Teacher Interviews

Semester 1 Parent Teacher Interview will be using an online booking process. Please click on the Booking Information link below to access the individual appointment booking page for each teacher. Interviews are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Please email the respective teachers for more information.

import_contacts  Booking Information    markunread_mailbox  Parent Letter




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.

Does an image strike your interest? Hover over a picture for more information!

Are you a student interested in seeing your work featured here? Click the link below to submit your work for consideration!

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Welcome Assembly

Grade 12 student, Severn Lortie, presents to school about study habits.



Terry Fox Run

Mr. D'Souza & Ms. D'Sylva putting together a display for Terry Fox Run.

Mr. D'Souza


Science Lab

Ms. Le's Grade 10 Science class conducting a lab on types of reactions!



Grade 10 athlete, Fox Oliver, sprinting towards the finish line!


Boys Soccer

Coaches talking strategy during the boys soccer practice

Mr. Abtan


AP Chemistry

Our AP Chemistry class visited U of T Chemistry department and conducted a lab on ocean acidification.

CTA In The News

CTA: Welcome Home


Breakfast Television: GoIT Summit


CTA Honours Autumn Peltier


SHSM Backpack Launch

Archived Videos

CTA Twitter

CTA Instagram