Admissions

Why Choose ISNA Schools?

Families seek an ISNA Schools education for their children because they seek excellence. We are committed to excellence in our outstanding curricular and Islamic programs.

Our students expand their minds and hearts in our rich and challenging environment where leadership is expected and where a passion for doing good in the world is nurtured.

The School

ISNA Schools represents both possibility and opportunity. Our graduates flourish in a supportive and energetic community where high expectations for achievement and leadership allow each to achieve their potential.

The Parent

As a parent, the choice to send your child to ISNA Schools represents your belief in his/her future—a future of fulfilment through achievement, responsibility and leadership.

The Student

As a student, the decision to attend ISNA Schools represents a choice to flourish in a community that nurtures academic and Islamic excellence while offering opportunities to create friendships that can last a lifetime.

Ranked among the top Ontario schools

If you have more questions about the admissions process or wish to arrange a tour, please call the Admissions Office at 905-272-4303 for inquiries regarding JK to Grade 8. For questions regarding grades 9 to 12, call us at 905-403-8406 ext 300.

Admission Policies and Procedures

Application Forms

Below are the forms that are required for admission into ISNA Elementary School and/or ISNA High School.

Prior to completing forms please read Admission Policies and Procedures for both schools.

Tuition Fee Schedule 2020-2021

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FAQ's for International Applicants

Does ISNA High School accept international students?

Yes, we accept international students. We do not assist with Student visas until the student is accepted in the school. We will then issue an Acceptance Letter which can be used to obtain a visa, but we do not get involved in any other way. Applicants must arrange their own visas.

Do international students pay different tuition fees?

International students pay the same fees as residents.

Is ISNA High School a boarding school?

No, we are not a boarding school. We do not assist with living arrangements and cannot provide contacts or recommendations for living accommodations.

Do you have transportation or carpooling?

The school bus service operates independently from the school and only in the Mississauga area. All arrangements and payments must be made through the bus company. We do not assist with carpooling arrangements.

Do parents have to be living in the country with the student?

No, as long as the student has a legal guardian here in the city.

How does the Waiting List work?

Admissions is merit-based, although priority will be given to ISNA Elementary School students and siblings of current students. Submitting an application to the Waiting List does not guarantee admissions.

How can I guarantee or hold a spot for admissions.

Spots cannot be held or guaranteed ahead of time. Each applicant must go through the complete admissions process.

Do you provide Financial Assistance?

We do not provide subsidy for international students. Financial Assistance is limited and the priority is given to local families.

Can an international applicant write the Entrance Test overseas with a proctor?

No. Entrance Tests can only be written in person in our office.

What is the deadline for international applications?

Applicants must be tested and interviewed by July 15th to qualify for September admissions.

What are the criteria for admissions?

75% report card average in English, Math, and Science. 70% passing mark on the Entrance Test. Interview with the Principal.

How are credits / courses transferred to the Ontario system?

After admissions is granted, the student will sit for a credit assessment with the Guidance Counsellor.

Do you have ESL classes?

We do not have ESL classes and cannot provide tutoring for students who need ESL help.

Do you have an IB Program?

We do not have an IB Program.

I am moving to Canada specifically for ISNA High School - can you open additional seats for admissions?

Our class sizes are limited and we cannot open additional spots.