In Ontario, the provincial government is responsible for the public education system. Although attendance at school is mandatory for all children between the ages of 6 and 16, this schooling at the elementary and secondary levels is paid for by the Canadian government.

In Greater Sudbury there are a number of options for education at these levels and beyond. Pursuing educational opportunities and lifelong learning is highly valued here as it is throughout Canada.

This section will help you to understand the education system in Ontario and the different levels of education that you and your family can achieve.

Use the links on the right side of your screen to find out more about educational opportunities in Greater Sudbury.