Q: Who can register for the Extended Day Program?
A: The Extended Day Program will only be available to students who are registered at and attend in-person the school where the EDP will be offered. For locations, please visit our webpage.
Q: Do I need to re-register my children if they are currently attending the EDP?
A: No, children currently registered in the EDP will have their enrollment rolled over automatically to the next school year; however, r egistration is necessary for any additional children a family may wish to register.
Q: Does completing an application guarantee a space in the program?
A: Completing the application process does not guarantee placement in the program. Following these steps serves as an application for this program. All families will be notified once they are accepted into the EDP for the 2021-22 school year.
Q: When will my child be placed into the program?
A: Once a space becomes available, families will be notified of their placement via email.
Q: What if I already have a child enrolled in the EDP and want to enroll their sibling?
A: Priority registration will be given to those with siblings currently enrolled in the Extended Day Program.
Q: Why am I being asked to provide an application fee?
A: An application fee is required to confirm your commitment in the Extended Day Program for your child. If your family is in receipt of a City of Toronto Child Care Fee Subsidy, you are not required to pay an application fee but must include your client file number on your application for verification.
Q: When is the EDP Closed for the December holiday?
A: The EDP is closed from December 24th, 2021 until January 2nd, 2022 and reopens on January 3rd, 2022.
Q: How do I apply up for EDP?
A: You can apply for the program on the TDSB EDP website. Click on the “Apply to EDP” button.
Q: How do I know if I have applied correctly?
A: Once you have completed your admission request, you will receive an automated email stating that you have completed it successfully. Receiving this email does NOT mean you are registered to begin EDP. If/when we are able to offer you a space, we will email you an admission offer and activation information for the EDP parent portal.
Q: How will I know when my child has been offered a space in EDP?
A: When we are able to offer you admission to our program, we will send you an email with an admission offer and account activation instructions. You will have a few days to complete the online registration process as per the included instructions. If the registration is not completed by the specified deadline, your offer will be cancelled, and you will be required to complete another admission request.
Q: What is an activation key, and where do I get one?
A: An activation key will be sent along with an admission offer. You will only receive one when we are able to offer you a space in our program.
Q: Who can I contact for technical support with the parent portal?
A: If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the parent portal, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. You can also use the live chat option.
Q: My child is starting kindergarten in the fall, and I will need EDP. When should I apply?
A: The information for the upcoming school year registration dates will be posted on our website and provided to the schools to share with families.