Pretty River Academy develops students of character by promoting academic excellence, self-confidence, leadership, and independent thinking in an enriching, supportive environment.
Pretty River Academy's academic and extracurricular offerings are designed to foster growth in the "Four Pillars" of Academics, Arts, Athletics and Community.
Pretty River Academy offers a positive and secure environment in which students realize their own unique abilities and are challenged to "Strive for Excellence".
We welcome all inquires. Contact us today for an information package or a school tour; we will show you what sets Pretty River Academy apart from other schools.


Upcoming Events

Friday, May 29, 2015 to Friday, May 29, 2015

Ripleys Aquarium Trip for Grades 4 to 8

Monday, June 1, 2015 to Monday, June 8, 2015

High School Exams

Thursday, June 4, 2015 to Thursday, June 4, 2015

Sleepover at Mrs. Scarrow’s House—BB-SK

Friday, June 5, 2015 to Friday, June 5, 2015

Play day at Mrs. Scarrow’s House BB-SK

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 to Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Canada’s Wonderland—Grade 8

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Special Announcements

  • The Bay Youth Ensemble
    The Bay Youth Ensemble

    On Friday, April 24th, The Bay Youth Ensemble traveled to Barrie to perform two songs that they had prepared for adjudication in the Barrie Kiwanis Music Festival. Read more

  • Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts Juried Art Show

    Congratulations to Robin Luttekes and Lorna Lan on their outstanding results in the Blue Mountain Juried Art Show. Read more

  • Lego/Robotics Club
    Lego/Robotics Club

    For the next six weeks, there will be a Lego/Robotics club happening after school on Wednesdays. Read more

  • Regional Science Fair Results
    Regional Science Fair Results

    Pretty River Academy students celebrate overwhelming success at Regional Science Fair. Three of our students have been selected to participate as part of Team Ontario at Canada Wide Science and Technology Fair. Read more

  • Math Contests

    Pretty River Academy students produce outstanding results in the Pascal, Cayley & Fermat Mathematics and Computing Contests developed and administered by the University of Waterloo. Read more

Preschool Program

Preschool ProgramChildren born in 2010, 2011 or 2012 (turning three, four or five) are eligible for our Preschool Program starting in September 2015! Speak with your financial advisor regarding a portion of Preschool tuition being tax deductible. Read More

International Students

International StudentsWe offer a positive and secure environment in which students realize their own unique abilities and are challenged to "Strive for Excellence". Contact us to be directed to our International Student Program Director. Read More