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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

Fri, Nov 16

Our second PD Day of the year will see teachers work on various professional activities related to their curricular area. There are no scheduled classes; students are to remain home this day.


School Council Meeting

Mon, Nov 19

The November School Council Meeting has been rescheduled for Mon, Nov 19. All new members are welcome!


Grade 8 Open House

Thur, Nov 29

CTA would like to welcome grade 8 students and parents to an evening of discovering the programs and experience at our school.

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM




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.


French Programming

French programming at CTA develops a strong a sense of Canadian bilingual culture.



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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Dance Performance

Ms. Owens's grade 9 dance class put on a beautiful performance during the Halloween Assembly



Halloween Assembly

CTA's HeARTs department put on a phenomenal show for our school!



CTA Trenches Event

The annual CTA Trenches Event was a huge success with over 100 Grade 7 students participating!


Grade 9 Math

Here is Ms. Kurman showing grade 9 students how to use Desmos to graph a linear relationship

Ms. Kurman


Girls Basketball

Senior girls basketball had a huge win over Northern in league play. Tremendous support from home fans!




Mr. Simnor's grade 12 kinesiology class learning about muscle identification via a practical lab in the weight room

CTA In The News

CTA: Welcome Home


CTA Trenches Experience


SHSM shoe design & sale


CTA Lookbook Launch


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