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Newfoundland & Labrador English School District

Newfoundlanders are known as being the friendliest people you’ll meet and also for their rich and diverse culture. 

Schools throughout the province offer a curriculum recognized and supported by the Provincial Department of Education including AP and IB selections. Students enjoy a complete immersion program–at school, in the community, and during the time spent with a caring family who will guide and teach them while providing a secure environment.

Program Established: 2008

Programs Offered: Full Year, 1 Semester

Specialized Programs: French Immersion, International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement

Language(s) of Study: English

Total number of schools: 261

High schools for international students: 80+

Total Students: 67,000

Total International Students: 320

International Students Accepted for Grades: 7-12

Nearest Airport: St John’s International Airport (YYT) & Deer Lake International Airport (YDF)

The capital city, St. John’s, and the neighboring 10 towns and communities, have almost 280,000 people with all the amenities of a large city yet the feel of a close knit community. Here, you will feel like you’re part of something special.

Our homestay coordinators also provide assistance to our students and their host families. A coordinator will communicate with students often to ensure they have all the support they need to succeed at their home away from home and school.

The Western region of Newfoundland and Labrador has some of the most diverse landscape in the world, and offers the perfect setting for outdoor adventure activities! From Zip lining to Dog sledding, our activities program is designed to guarantee a fun and rewarding exploration of our pristine natural environment. An unforgettable adventure awaits you! Come study, explore and experience the unspoiled beauty and singular culture of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Entrance Dates: September & February

Application Deadlines: No deadlines

Application Fee: $275; Orientation fee $150

Full Year Tuition Fee: $9,000

1 Semester Tuition Fee: $4,500

Homestay Monthly Fee: $775

Annual Health Insurance Fee: $600

All funds are in Canadian dollars

General Inquiries Email: infonlesd@gmail.com

Website: nlesd.ca/

Mailing Address: Suite 601, Atlantic Place – 215 Water Street

City: St. John’s

Province: Newfoundland & Labrador

Postal Code: A1C 6C9

Phone: 709-758-2372

Fax: 709-758-2706