How to Apply

Step 1~ Get to Know Us

We welcome applications for the current year and future school years. Some grades fill more quickly than others, and some may be on waitlist status.

Answers to questions often asked by parents and students are found on our Resources page. Information on our two-year international student program is found here.

Please click the black Inquire button below to complete the Inquiry Form and/or book a tour, and/or attend a New Parent Info Forum on Zoom.

Step 2 ~ Are you Ready to Apply?

Clicking the blue Apply Online button below directs you to the secure SchoolAdmin website where you will be prompted to set up an account. Please complete the online application there. Please note that your application starts the process and does not guarantee a space at HDCH.

Applications from students with siblings at HDCH currently are given Current Family Priority Placement, with new family’s applications being processed after that. Completed applications will be processed in the order they are received. 

Both Canadian and International students use the online application form in SchoolAdmin to apply to HDCH.

If your student has special learning needs, please note that in your application in SchoolAdmin. A conversation about your student’s learning needs will take place as part of the admission process steps. You are welcome to contact our Learning Support Coordinator, Aline Koiter, at for more information.

Step 3 ~ Enrollment

If you are accepted to HDCH, it’s time to celebrate and also read our “You Might Be Wondering About…” FAQ sheet. This important document contains everything you need to know about joining our learning community including course selection, transportation, orientation, and more!

Tuition Fee Information:

Hamilton District Christian High is pleased to offer Family Tuition rates for domestic students. Unlike most tuition programs that have a single student tuition fee, HDCH starts with one family tuition fee for families with children in both independent elementary private Christian education/home school and HDCH, OR one family tuition for student(s) at HDCH only. There is then a supplemental increase for two or more students at HDCH. Click the blue button below to view tuition rates for domestic students.

For new families, a $750 deposit is required.  We will send a notification for payment after Jan 1.  The deposit cannot be prepaid.

Bursary support (aka financial aid) may be available for domestic students. The deadline to apply is May 31st.  After June 1, contact Sherry Osinga ( to see if there are available funds.  Applicants can anticipate a response by mid-July. Click here to learn more.

Please contact our Director of Advancement and Admissions, Sandra Baker, at for information on international student tuition rates.

If you have any questions related to tuition, method of payment or payment options, or bursary support,
our Director of Finance, Sherry Osinga, would love to talk with you! Contact her at 905.648.6655 x111


Completing the Inquiry form is your best first step to learning more about visiting and enrolling at HDCH.