Our Mission and
At Appleby College, our mission is to educate and enable young men and women to become leaders of character, major contributors, and valued representatives of their local, national and international communities.
At Appleby College, we encourage our students to discover and embrace their passions. We challenge them to try new activities, explore new ideas and take chances. We promote the development of the whole student, blending academic excellence, athletic achievement and creative expression with opportunities for leadership and community engagement both at home and around the world.
Founded in 1911 and located on a 60-acre campus in Oakville, Ontario 30 minutes west of Toronto, Appleby is a coeducational school for students in Grades 7–12. At 725 students, 275 boarders and 450 day, we are ideally sized to provide the highest quality learning experience with 95% of graduates accepted into their university of choice. Appleby offers students an educational experience with a strong focus on languages, global issues and international service programs. Recognized for our commitment to global education, Appleby offers the Appleby College Diploma with Distinction in Global Leadership that supports an understanding and appreciation for diversity of cultures and perspectives. Through membership in Round Square, the G20, and the World Leading Schools Association, Appleby creates an unique learning environment that promotes global awareness, respect for differing world views and new models of co-operation.