Etobicoke Collegiate Institute (Gr 09 - 12)
86 Montgomery Rd, Etobicoke, ON
"Semper Ad Meliora" means Always Towards the Better.
Etobicoke Collegiate Institute (ECI) was founded in 1928 on the principles of high academic standards. As a full service secondary school we strive to reach the needs of individual students to prepare them for post- secondary success. If you are motivated to excel academically and enjoy a demanding and competitive environment, then we are the school for you!
We are renowned for our strong music and sports programs. Our students, led by an elected student council, are involved in many charitable activities. You can also take part in student leadership camps at almost every grade level.
As one of the largest public high school in Toronto's west end, we offer you a wide array of opportunities and activities.Read more
* A reputation for academic excellence.
* A competitive athletic program including a wide array of sports such as football, hockey, curling, and ultimate frisbee.
* A variety of excellent arts programs including Music, Drama, and Visual Arts. (concert and stage bands, vocal music and strings, theatrical productions, photography and videography)
* Many leadership opportunities for students in Grades 9 to 12 headed by an active Student Council.
* Over 60 co-curricular teams and clubs such as Free the Children, School Action Team, and Prefect Council.Read more about Special Features
Student Leadership Program
Leadership development is important at ECI. Join the program and take part in exciting leadership camps at every grade level. If you are in Grade 8 and plan to come to ECI next year, you can take part in a weekend camp run by senior student leaders where you will make new friends and learn what it is like to be part of a dynamic and supportive high school. Our Grade 9 camp is for student leaders who have demonstrated strong leadership skills during the year. In Grade 10, all students travel to Camp White Pine for a week of skills development and friendship building with 100 student leaders from Grades 11 and 12. Read more about Student Leadership Program
Dental Assistant Professional Program
ECI's Dental Assistant Professional Program is truly one of a kind. It is the only dental assisting program in all of TDSB. During this two year program, you will learn everything you need to prepare for the professional certification exams that you will take at the end of your program. Read more about Dental Assistant Professional Program
We offer many courses in the technology department. Many of our students have a keen interest in this growing field and have chosen to continue on after they have graduated. Apart from the construction and auto courses, we also have manufacturing, animation, and technological design classes. Read more about Technology Department
We have a dynamic and thriving cooperative education program where students at the grade 11 and 12 levels are given the opportunity to obtain two or four credits by working in their community. This is an excellent chance to experience their career of interest and see if it is really an area that they want to pursue. Read more about Cooperative Education
Music, Art and Drama are a big part of ECI's curricular and extra-curricular program. Strings, instrumental and vocal courses are offered from grades 9 to 12. Music combines with Drama to produce an amazing Musical each year. Photography, animation and visual arts opportunities are available at all levels and develop creative initiatives.