Record #: MID0357
Last Modified: 05 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 03 Jan 2024


Description (Service) Offers a broad range of educational services in a mixed urban and rural community covering 4,800 square km. The system's priorities and directions are outlined at

Operates 87 elementary schools, 16 secondary schools, 8 Learning Centres (which includes Adult and Continuing Education and summer school programs) and a Newcomer Welcome Centre for families of students new to Canada - contact 705-725-8360 ext. 45160. To search website for information about individual schools click here.

Kindergarten registration begins in January. Parents should contact the school their child will attend. Use the Home School Locator tool on the website to verify which school your child/children should be attending, or call 705-734-6363 ext. 11326. For registration information visit

For information on inclement weather zones (re school bus cancellations), go to

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Board meetings: 4th Wed each month at 6 pm
For a full schedule of meetings, visit under "Board" and "Meetings & Events"
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Residents of Simcoe County ages 4 years and up
Application Call or visit website for information.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Springwater
Address & Map
Education Centre, 1170 Hwy 26
Springwater, ON
Canada L9X 1N6
Intersection 1/2 km E of County Rd 27
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-728-7570, if calling from a 905 number, call 905-729-2265
Crisis Phone 1-877-728-1187, Emergency Information Line (School closures due to fire or other emergencies)
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
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YouTube YouTube:
Primary Contact John Dance, Director of Education
Alternate Contact Manager of Communications; Phone: ext 11328
Mailing Address Education Centre, 1170 Hwy 26 
Springwater, ON 
Canada L9X 1N6

Agency Overview

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