Secondary Schools

Secondary School System

Catholic School Board of Eastern Ontario

The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario currently operates 40 elementary schools and 10 secondary schools within 8 counties. They offer quality Catholic educational programs to approximately 15,000 students, employs 850 teachers and 450 support staff.

In Lanark County, they have 10 Catholic elementary schools and 3 secondary schools available. They seek students who wish to continue the tradition of successful Catholic education with supportive staff.

French Language Education

Within Ontario, there are 425 French-language schools. There is the opportunity to study within the French Public School system or the French Catholic school system. In these schools, students are taught exclusively in French except the English language courses. French-language schools in Ontario have a mandate to protect, enhance and transmit the French language and culture.


Private school is an alternative to Canada’s publicly funded school system. They are known for their academic excellence, small class sizes and strong curriculum. Most private schools will require uniforms to be worn. Private schools provide studies that meet the Ontario Ministry of Education standards. They promise to give your child a quality education for their future. They are not funded through public tax dollars so tuition fees and other expenses will be required.

Upper Canada District School Board

The Upper Canada District School Board is a diverse, public educational organization. They have certain missions, values and visions for the schools and have learning for all through creative and challenging learning experiences.

They have numerous public schools in towns/townships within Lanark County, all with a variety of programs and initiatives for students of all ages.

Lanark County Secondary Schools


Almonte District High School 
126 Martin Street North,
Almonte, ON, K0A 1A0
Tel: (613) 256-1470

Carleton Place

Notre Dame Catholic High School 
157 McKenzie Street, Carleton Place, ON, K7C 4P2
Tel: (613) 253-4700

Carleton Place High School 
215 Lake Avenue West,
Carleton Place, ON, K7C 1M3
Tel: (613) 257-2720

Mississippi School of Arts
150 Mill Street
Carleton Place, ON, K7C 1T4
Tel: (613)261-6249


Perth & District Collegiate Institute 
13 Victoria Street,
Perth, ON, K7H 2H3
Tel: (613) 267-3051

St.John Catholic High School 
2066 Scotch Line Road, R.R. #3,
Perth, ON, K7H 3C5
Tel: (613) 267-4724

Smiths Falls

Smiths Falls District Collegiate Institute 
299 Percy Street,
Smiths Falls, ON, K7A 5M2
Tel: (613) 283-0288

St. Luke’s, Smiths Falls  
4 Ross Street,
Smiths Falls, ON, K7A 4L5
Tel: (613) 283-4477