Application Package

TDSB is committed to creating an equitable school system where the achievement and well-being of every student is fostered through rich, culturally authentic learning experiences in diverse, accepting environments where all are included, every voice is heard, and every experience is honoured.

 TDSB strives to meet the accommodation needs of persons with disabilities. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs for accommodation known in advance during the application process.


Applying for Admission?  

Thank you for your interest in our school.

Application Steps:

  • Apply online at: The link to access the online application will be found here and will go live at 9;00 am on November 20, 2017.
  • Once you complete the application online, you will receive a confirmation email.
  • Print the application email and sign it where indicated.
  • Download and complete the TDSB Optional Attendance Form.
  • Pay the non-refundable audition fee of $28.00 per audition via School Cash Online.  Print the receipt.
  • Drop off or mail the printed and signed application email, the TDBS Optional Attendance Form and the payment receipt to our main office on or before 4:00 pm on December 1, 2017.
  • Our mailing address is:
    Etobicoke School of the Arts
    675 Royal York Road,
    Etobicoke, ON
    M8Y 2T1


Next Steps

  • Auditions will be scheduled for all applicants who submit a complete application package by the deadline listed above.
  • Applicants will be notified of their audition times via email by Monday, January 14, 2018 (after 4:00 pm).
  • Auditions will be held on Friday, January 19, 2018.  Please ensure that you are available from 8:30 am to 3:10 pm to audition.
  • Offers of admission will be emailed out in early February 2018.
  • Learn more about what to expect at an audition.  Please note that we are in the process of updating these videos.  All updated videos will be posted by November 20, 2017.


Note: Collection of Personal Information
Personal information contained on this form or general information collected on behalf of the Toronto District School Board regarding the student is collected under the authority of the Education Act and in compliance with sections 14, 31 and 32 of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for education, transportation and health and safety purposes. For further information, please contact Peggy Aitchison, Principal, at 416-394-6910 x 20010 or [email protected].