Building upon the principles of the Montessori philosophy and the International Baccalaureate (IB) programs, Whitby inspires academic excellence, independence and a passion for learning while motivating students to confidently take action as contributing members of a diverse global community.
Dedicated to educating the whole child, Whitby provides a compelling curriculum beyond the classroom. Students enjoy a variety of after-school electives, such as chess, Lego engineering, and international dance as well as interscholastic sports including soccer, basketball, baseball, and cross-country, choral ensembles and band.
Truly an international community, Whitby families and faculty hail from over 40 countries and speak more than 15 languages, bringing to life cross-cultural learning. The world language program offers elective French and Chinese, and teaches Spanish to all students, making Whitby graduates proficient in at least 2 languages. Students are fully integrated into this caring and motivated community, which helps to develop confidence along with personal and social responsibility.