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Voice Integrative School

Voice Integrative School (VIS) is a non-denominational, co-educational,
academic school for grade 1 – 8.

academic challenge. personal leadership. responsible citizenship.

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Voice Integrative School (VIS) is a non-denominational, co-educational, academic school for grades 1 through 8. It has been a teacher education research school and practicum site for various Ontario Faculties of Education.

VIS was founded by educator Marie Lardino in 2000 to test the theory of Global Education on a school-wide level.

Throughout the years, VIS’ educational philosophy has undergone its own evolution. However, our integrative pedagogical approach continues to be a holistic, issues-based and all-encompassing model of education that teaches the whole child. We strongly believe in maintaining a small community with a total enrollment never exceeding 130 students.

VIS fosters a strong sense of belonging and offers a challenging academic program based on Ontario Curriculum expectations. All subjects ask students to utilize critical thinking and higher order skills to solve problems in real-life contexts. We offer a strong performing and liberal arts curriculum, as well as a dynamic sports program founded on approaches that are intrinsic to Integrative Education.

We pride ourselves on creating a learning environment that promotes academic challenge, personal leadership, responsible citizenship and the skills needed to learn for life.

OPEN HOUSES:

During our Open Houses, interested families will be informed about our philosophy including our Integrative Education approach. Families will be given a tour of our school while classes are in progress. They will meet some of our teachers and students, and have a chance to ask questions. The following Open Houses will be held in-person.

Open House Dates:

Wednesday, June 15th, 2022, 10:00am -12:00 noon

During our Open Houses, interested families will be informed about our philosophy including our Integrative Education approach. Families will be given a tour of our school while classes are in progress. They will meet some of our teachers and students, and have a chance to ask questions.

Please RSVP (416) 691 4639 in advance.

JUNIOR/SENIOR KINDERGARTEN (Beginning September 2022):

We are currently expanding to include the addition of full-day Junior and Senior Kindergarten beginning in September 2022. Should you be interested in enrolling your child in our upcoming Kindergarten program, please contact the school and check our website for future Open House dates.

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What Parents and Educators are Saying

“My son has had the most remarkable and fulfilling years imaginable.”

- Ilana Landsberg-Lewis, Executive Director, Stephen Lewis Foundation and VIS Parent

“VIS is education at its best”

- Dr. Esther Sokolov Fine YorkU, Faculty of Ed.

“One of the most welcoming, engaging, and inspiring school environments.”

- Dr. Susan Schwartz OISE UofT, Master of Teaching Program

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We accept proposals from students enrolled in Faculties of Education to conduct research at VIS. Please contact Principal Kristin McCullough at kms@voiceintegrative.com.