creativity. confidence. community.

Welcome to Oak Learners

Oak Learners is a private alternative school and learning centre, offering a full and part time day school as well as a wide variety of extra-curricular programming, including tutoring, music, art, yoga, day camps and more.


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Everything you love about Oak Learners is now available online!

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Our Mission

Our mission is to inspire creativity, foster technique and encourage confidence. We aim to nurture growth by developing individuality and promoting community.

Our approach

Oak Learners offers a Reggio Emilia Inspired Private School for students JK through Grade 6. Our curriculum is progressive, interdisciplinary, inquiry-based programming in a student-driven, teacher-facilitated, alternative learning environment.

Our mission is to inspire and create an authentic curriculum to provide a balanced learning environment, nurturing children’s natural curiosity about their world with student-centered experiences. We believe every child is capable and will be successful when every family belongs to a supportive educational community.


Core Values

Integrity in all endeavours.

Honesty & Transparency in all communication.

Accountability to ourselves, our mission and our Community.

A commitment to Innovation in education and development.

Collaboration and an appreciation for Diversity.

Register for the 2020-2021 School Year

Now accepting applications for students in Kindergarten through Grade Six.

Learn more about our progressive and inquiry-based alternative private school, inspired by the Reggio Emilia philosophy of personalized learning. At Oak Learners, students are encouraged to explore their world in an interdiscipliniary approach to education and learning.

Registration is ongoing for the 2020-2021 School Year. Book a tour to visit us today to learn how your child can benefit from our personalized approach to education.

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Alternative Learning Centre

Extra-Curricular Programmes

Beyond our Day School, Oak Learners also offers a wide range of programming for all ages, designed with creative and inquisitive learners in mind.

Academic Programs

At Oak Learners, we offer a unique and personalized approach to tutoring, which blends mentoring, mindfulness and academic support to ensure the best possible outcome for your child.

Music Programs

We offer a supportive learning atmosphere, working with your child’s unique learning style to inspire their strengths and interests. Private Music lessons available in: Guitar, Piano, Vocal, Violin, Ukulele, Drums, Bass & more!

Day Camps

Oak Learners offers PA Day, March Break and Summer camp experiences throughout the year, designed to engage naturally inquisitive and active children.

Mindfulness & Yoga

Oak Learners Mindfulness Programs are designed around you and your family, we teach children and adults alike how to quiet their mind, be in the present moment and heal from the inside out.

A Word

From Our Director

“Every child has the capacity to excel and succeed when they are given the tools and taught the skills to help them on their journey. “

– Kelly Farrell

Our News & Announcements

Stay up to date with news and events from the Oak Learners community.

On the Road: Games and Activities for Car Rides

On the Road: Games and Activities for Car Rides

Summer is in full swing, and for many families, it means that more time is spent travelling in the car. Some may be driving to family cottages, while others might be going on camping trips. No matter where you are driving, you will likely hear the phrase "Are we there...

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How to Make a Stress Ball: Only 2 Ingredients!

How to Make a Stress Ball: Only 2 Ingredients!

Stress balls are fun to squeeze and play with, and also offer an opportunity for students to engage with their senses, regulate their emotions, and increase their focus and concentration while doing school work or other activities. Watch the video or follow the steps...

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Fun with Friends: Activities for Virtual Playdates

Fun with Friends: Activities for Virtual Playdates

It is finally summer, and parents want to make sure that their kids have the chance to spend time with friends. Although some restrictions are being lifted, many parents still feel more comfortable with the idea of virtual playdates. The question is, how do you make...

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Summer Fun: How to Make Your Own Bubbles!

Summer Fun: How to Make Your Own Bubbles!

Bubbles are a fun summer activity for people of all ages! Follow the steps below to make your own homemade bubble recipe. Materials  Water (2 cups)  Dish soap (½ cup)  Glycerin (or corn syrup or honey)  Glycerin and honey: 3 tablespoons  If you use corn syrup: ¼ cup ...

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Drawing Outdoors: Creative Chalk Activities for Kids

Drawing Outdoors: Creative Chalk Activities for Kids

Chalk is a summer staple in many family households. It is inexpensive, easy to use, and it takes children away from their devices for a while. For some parents, though, drawing time ends far too quickly. Their children doodle a couple of things before complaining that...

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Staying Active at Home: Create Your Own Obstacle Course!

Staying Active at Home: Create Your Own Obstacle Course!

Even with the warm weather and the beginning of summer, it can be difficult to stay active as most recreational facilities and programs are still unable to run safely. An obstacle course, whether indoor or outdoor, is a great way to express creativity, stay active and...

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Location: 394 Royal York Rd. Etobicoke, ON

Telephone: 416.820.5233



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