Grade 1-12 Admissions

Grade 1-12 Applications for Admission for September 2022:


Thank you so much for your interest in Deer Lake School!


Families who were not able to attend our November 2021 Open House may learn more about our school by booking a personal Virtual Information Session via Zoom. Please  email Gaileen Woytko at to book a 4o-minute personal session. We require all families applying to DLS to attend this informative presentation before they submit their application so that they fully understand our DLS culture, philosophy and programs.


The Grade 1-12 application deadline is February 11, 2022 .


Grade 1-12 Application Process

STEP 1: Attend an Open House or Virtual Information Session

Please review the school website thoroughly and book a personal virtual session at if you were not able to attend the November 2021 Open House.

STEP 2: Complete an Application Form and Submit to Deer Lake School

The Deer Lake School application form (a fillable pdf) is available on our school website, under Admissions.

Once you have completed the application form and all accompanying paperwork is assembled, please email to Mrs. Christina Luk, our office manager, at She will let you know if you are missing any documentation.

Original Documents with Translation Verified:  Please provide copies of your original documents, and if they are in a language other than English, documents need to be translated into English by a certified translation organization and verified by a notary public.  All original documents will need to be verified by the school at your final registration.

The Grade 1-12 application deadline is February 11, 2022 for the upcoming September 2022-2023 school year admission.

STEP 3: Personal Student Interview and Assessments

The school will contact all student families to schedule an interview. 

This 20-minute interview is with your child, accompanied by you as parents. It is hosted by the principal and vice-principal. The interview is an opportunity 

  • for our administration to get to know you and your child 

  • to understand your needs and expectations 

  • to review our vision and philosophy of education with you 

  • to address any specific questions you may have about our school at that time.

Based on the information shared in your application, the school may ask to conduct additional assessments of your child to determine their needs, any educational support services needed, or English language proficiency level.

Grade 1-12 interview appointments will be scheduled weekdays Feb. 22-25, 2022 

STEP 4: Notification of Acceptance

Following your interview with the administrative team, parents will be notified by telephone with details of your child’s eligibility for the September 2022-2023 school year. Students will be accepted based on space and/or suitable program availability or placed on a wait-list.

Notification of acceptance will be no later than Feb. 28, 2022

The Grade 1-12  application deadline is Feb. 11, 2022 for the upcoming September 2021-2022 school year admission.

If you would like more information about Deer Lake School, or have questions about the admission process, please call or email Gaileen Woytko, Director of Operations, 


Before your visit during Open House we invite you to review our website in detail, including

  • Welcome to Deer Lake School, an Introduction to the DLS Family

  • various content relating to school life, philosophy and activities