Virtual Admissions Centre


We are happy you're here and we're eager to help you discover all that Elmwood has to offer. We know that selecting the right school for your daughter is an important process, and our team is dedicated to making your family’s experience personal, thorough, and enjoyable. We are excited to get to know you and support you and your daughter through our admission process.

Upcoming Admissions Events

In-Person, Private Tours

During your in-person, private guided tour, which typically takes an hour, you will meet with our Director of Admissions, visit our facilities, learn about the Elmwood community and why you belong here!


Questions... answered!

What's it like to be a new student?  What are the teachers like?  What advice do you have? Get all your questions answered by those that know best!


Virtual Open House

Our Virtual Open House are an opportunity for families to learn:

  • Why Elmwood is one of the top 25 schools in Canada and recognized as one of the most innovative girls' schools in North America;
  • How current parents and students describe what is so special about the Elmwood community;
  • And how we are keeping our founder's vision alive and relevant for today's students... 106 years later.

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Discover Elmwood

Discovering Elmwood is an exciting prospect. Our Admissions team is dedicated to helping you learn what makes Elmwood the right fit for your daughter and your family, guiding you through the admissions process and and answering your questions along the way.  Take the first step by exploring the links below:


A third-party review of Elmwood.


Hear what parents and alumnae have to say about Elmwood. 


Learn about the all girls advantage, academics, our whole girl approach and more! 


Hear what our students have to say about being an Elmwood student. 

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Meet our Director of Admissions, Elise Aylen

Our Director of Admissions, Elise Aylen is eager to help you start your Elmwood journey. Her goal is to find and welcome mission-appropriate students and their families to our vibrant community of learners.

We understand that choosing an independent school for your child is one of the most important decisions a family can make and we are here to assist you at every step of the application process. Reach out to Elise by phone at 613-744-7783 or via email at with any questions you might have.