Register at Parkdale

Parents who are interested in registering their child(ren) at Parkdale should contact us for information about eligibility and programs. Parkdale also registers new students throughout the school year, however, acceptance depends on classroom availability and area of residence.

How do I register?

If you are interested in registering your child(ren) for the 2023-2024 school year, the dates to register are as follows:

Sibling Registration Public Registration
January 23 to January January 27 (by appointment only) January 30th to February 3rd (by appointment only)

To register your child, please make an appointment with the school secretary. We will have appointments available during the day and/or after school.

If you already have a child registered in our school, please make an appointment during the sibling registration dates indicated above.

What should I bring with me?

In order to qualify for English instruction in Quebec public schools, students must meet certain eligibility criteria under the Charter of the French Language as set out by the Quebec government.

When you come to register at the school, please bring all the following documents to ensure that you will obtain your child’s Certificate of Eligibility. The school will then apply for the Certificate of Eligibility and you will receive it in the mail. You must return to the school with your original Certificate of Eligibility to validate your registration with the school board.

  • Your child’s birth certificate (Long version Canadian Birth Certificate (with parents’ names))
  • The birth certificate or valid passport of the parent who received their education in English
  • The Permanent Code of the parent or sibling who received their education in English (High School, College, or University transcript) or the Certificate of Eligibility of the parent or sibling who attended/is attending an English school)
  • A photocopy of your child’s Medicare card (visible number and expiration date)
  • A photocopy of your child’s vaccination booklet
  • Proof of residence (For children born outside Quebec)
  • Your current address and phone numbers
*Please note that all the documents and information have to be brought to your registration appointment to ensure that you receive your child’s Certificate of Eligibility as soon as possible.

Open House

Pardale School's next open house will be in the 2015-2016 school year.

If you can't make it to our open house, school visits can be also arranged. Please call us at (514) 744-6423 for an appointment.

School Territory

Each elementary school within the EMSB serves the community within it's boundaries. Children living within these boundaries and their siblings have priority over children living outside of the school boundaries when registering at the school. Students living outside of the school boundaries are not eligible for bussing.

Click on the link below to view the school's territory map:

Where can I find more information?

Should you require further information or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the Eligibility / Bill 101 office of the English Montreal School Board at 514-483-7200 extension 7248.

For more information on eligibility requirements for English public schools in Quebec, please visit the websites below:

International Students

Parkdale School welcomes students and their families to Canada from all over the world. Families living Quebec on a temporary basis (work or school visa) can be eligible to send their children to an English public school.

For more information on the application process for international students, please click on the link for the English Montreal School Board's international student information below: