Going to School

North Bay offers a variety of learning opportunities for all levels and ages:

School Boards:

Colleges & Universities:

English as a Second Language:

  • Canadore College’s ESL program is a two semester intensive program, including an ESL lab with an interactive multimedia facility.
  • The North Bay Literacy Council has been providing ESL classes to newcomers for more than 30 years and offers one on one tutoring sessions free of charge.
  • The Near North District School Board offers free ESL classes at Chippewa Secondary School. The classes are for anyone who wishes to improve their English skills and new students are accepted anytime throughout the year.

Professional Development: