International IB curriculum
500 students, 4-19 yrs.
261 Buena Vista Road, Ottawa, Ontario, K1M OV9, Canada
Tel: (+1) 613 749 6761 ;
Fax: (+1) 613 741 8210
Elmwood inspires and empowers young women to achieve their potential
and pursue excellence in a global society.
Outstanding support - brilliant futures
Elmwood is an advanced, thoroughly experienced independent day
school for girls, with the resources and expertise to offer our
students outstanding educational support.
Our talented faculty provides over 500 students, ages 4 to 18,
with the broad base of knowledge and wide-ranging life skills crucial
to success in the 21st century. In small classes averaging fewer
than 20 students, our children get the attention they need.
Free to discover their individuality, challenge their intellects
and pursue their goals, they develop aptitudes that are essential
in a diverse and evolving global society.
Some 89 years of history and tradition at Elmwood have set the
bar high: academic achievement, self-discipline and personal development
lie at the foundation of our graduates successful careers
and brilliant futures.
Values rooted in tradition, excellence and caring
Elmwood believes in creating a safe, dynamic environment that will
foster each students creativity, growth, academic excellence
and voyage of self-discovery. Values shape thoughts and actions;
they help guide students to discover what is morally important,
socially significant and personally fulfilling. As such, strong,
clear values are an essential foundation on which to build students
success. The ten core values that underlie the Elmwood experience
love of learning
desire to reach ones potential
commitment to excellence
supportive and nurturing environment
self respect and mutual respect
internationalism and global citizenship