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Grade 1 to 6

We are happy to welcome students at any time throughout their educational journey. Our focus is on guiding you through the process and ensuring that LCC is the right place for your child. We will work collaboratively with you during the admissions process to determine the best educational choice for your child. To do so, we gather as much information about the student as we can, to ensure mutual understanding and informed decisions.

Please review the information below and feel free to contact the Admissions Office if you have any questions or need assistance.

Campus Visit

You are welcome to visit us during one of our open house events. Families who are unable to attend are invited to contact the Admissions Office (514-482-0951) to schedule a private visit and information session.

Apply

Please complete the online application. Supporting documents (as indicated on the application) should be uploaded to the form or can be sent by email or mail to:

Lower Canada College
4090, avenue Royal
Montréal (QC) H4A 2M5

Application Checklist

  • A completed online application form
  • A photo of the applicant (please write applicant's name on back of photo)
  • A completed student profile form (grades 5–6 only)
  • A confidential report form (where schools comply)
  • Current year and previous year-end report cards
  • Readiness/Admission test
  • Applicants born in Canada: an original birth certificate (brought to the Admissions Office meeting for certification) or three certified copies of the long form birth certificate. Both parents’ names must appear.
  • Applicants born outside of Canada: an original birth certificate (brought to the Admissions Office meeting for certification) or three certified copies of the long form birth certificate. Both parents’ names must appear. Also include proof of student's or parent's Canadian citizenship. If the applicant or both parents do not possess Canadian citizenship, Canadian immigration documents must be provided.
  • A non-refundable processing and evaluation fee of $50, payable by cash (receipt provided), cheque or money order to Lower Canada College, or by wire transfer (from a financial institution outside Canada only).

Testing

All tests for grade 1 - 6 applicants take place at the school by appointment.

These tests vary in length and format according to the age of the student.

When to Apply

We accept applications year-round. Admission to these grades is conducted on a rolling basis.

Evaluating the Application

There are a number of criteria that are considered when evaluating a student’s file.

Grade 1 – 4:

  • Individual assessment to determine readiness for the program
  • Confidential school report form (if available)
  • Past report cards

Grade 5 – 6:

  • Individual assessment
  • Interview
  • Student profile
  • Confidential school report form (if available)
  • Past report cards

International Students

In addition to the requirements for the entry grade, international students must also:

  • Demonstrate their English language proficiency as per the LCC Admissions Office's request
  • Provide immigration documents (these can be supplied at the admission office meeting)
  • Provide a certified translation of report cards
  • Provide the Admissions Office with additional information about the curriculum in their current school (as needed)

Junior School @ LCC

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