Erindale Secondary School

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Erindale Secondary School

Erindale Secondary School Mississauga

Erindale Secondary School is a legacy public high school situated in the Erin Mills area of west Mississauga.

It draws students from a large catchment area including Erin Mills, Erindale, Sheridan Homelands, Sherwood Forest, and Sawmill Valley.

Erindale offers schooling for grades 9-12.

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Erindale Secondary School Mississauga

Nearest major intersection is Dundas St. W. and Erin Mills Parkway.

There are currently approximately 925 students registered at this large and respected facility.

Erindale Secondary was originally founded in 1967, and has expanded over the years. Today the school is rated one of the better public high schools in Ontario.

Special Programs and Courses

Erindale Secondary School offers a good assortment of specialized academic courses for students.

International Baccalaureate (IB)

The school is a fully accredited member of the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, a worldwide network of schools that promotes academic excellence, extra-curricular achievement, and citizenship.

The IB program at Erindale is within the framework of the Diploma Program (DP) which provides students in grades 11 and 12 the opportunity to earn an IB Diploma as well as the regular Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD).

There is also a pre-IB program available for students in grades 9 and 10 that prepares them for the application process for the Diploma Program.

Dual Credit

The Dual Credit programs provide grade 11 and 12 students with an opportunity to earn both college and non-compulsory secondary credits at the same time. College credits earned may be applied to a college program after high school.

Students can choose from more than 50 courses at colleges such as: Centennial, George Brown, Humber, Seneca and Sheridan.

Co-operative Education

The Co-operative Education Program (co-op) allows students to earn credits by integrating course curriculum with onsite learning at a work placement.

Students with various career pathways-apprenticeship, college, community living, university, or the workplace-can participate.

The program can include up to four credits per semester to a maximum of 12 co-op credits towards the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Students are monitored and supported in their learning by the placement supervisor and co-op teachers.

French Language

At this high school, students can find French language instruction in Core French.


The school is also a participant in the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) for skilled trades.

The Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) is a school to work program that provides opportunities for students to explore and work in apprenticeship occupations starting in grades 11 or 12.

Some of the benefits to becoming an OYAP student include:

  • earn credits toward your secondary school diploma
  • accumulate hours and work toward trade competencies at a job placement
  • receive trade-specific health and safety training
  • move into work directly after graduation
  • reduce post-secondary costs
  • start a viable, attractive career on equal footing with college and university programs

Feeder Schools

Feeder schools include:

  • Garthwood Park Public School
  • Elm Drive Public School
  • Sawmill Valley Public School
  • Brookmede Public School
  • Thornlodge Public School
  • Sheridan Park Public School
  • Oakridge Public School
  • Erin Mills Middle School
  • Homelands Middle School

Address & Contact Information

2021 Dundas St. W.

Mississauga, ON. L5K 1R2

Phone number: 905-828-7206



School Board: Peel District School Board

School Type: Public High School

Academic Calendar: Semesters

School Size: students: 1500

Religious Affiliation: None

Foundation Year: 1999

School Uniform: NO

Language of Instruction: English

Gender: Coeducational


Although Erindale high school was founded over 50 years ago, it offers a good assortment of modern classrooms and work spaces for students.

In addition, the school also features numerous drama and art rooms, music areas, a library, a large gymnasium, a fitness center, plus athletic fields and computer study areas.

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Erindale Public High School
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ErindaleSS is renowned for its sports teams (Raiders), and offers a wide assortment of athletic opportunities for students, including:

  • football
  • hockey
  • volleyball
  • field hockey
  • rugby
  • basketball
  • skiing
  • cross-country
  • badminton
  • baseball
  • swimming
  • soccer
  • tennis
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Extracurricular Programs and Clubs

This high school has a wide variety of extracurricular clubs, including:

  • Art Club
  • Athletic Council
  • Junior/Senior/Stage
  • Chess Club
  • Christian Club
  • Computer Club
  • Concert Band
  • DECA
  • Emerging Leaders
  • Free to Be
  • HOSA
  • IB Student Association
  • Model UN
  • Modern Band
  • Muslim Students Association
  • Peer Coaches
  • Student Activity Council
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Workout Club

Erindale Secondary School Ranking

This public high school has consistently scored above average in the Fraser Institute’s annual ranking. This year’s score was 6.9 out of a possible 10, and the school is tied for 244th place out of 739 high schools in the province of Ontario. Compare school rankings.

School and Nearby Amenities

For recreation, Erindale Secondary School has a large gymnasium, and a  full assortment of track and field facilities. The school is located in the west-central part of Mississauga, serving an area including Erindale, Sheridan Homelands, as well as parts of Erin Mills. It is close to the commercial areas along Dundas St. W., and has easy access to both the 403 and QEW Highways. The nearest GO Station is Clarkson.

Boundary Map

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Erindale boundaries cover a large area extending from the QEW Highway in the south, to the 403 Highway in the north, with an irregular boundary on its western edge, covering both Winston Churchill Blvd. as well as Ninth Line.

Its eastern boundary follows a line along the Credit River.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that school and district boundary data is up-to-date. It’s important to note, however, that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your school board.


Erindale Secondary School has consistently scored above average in the provincial rankings for all high schools in Ontario as shown by ranking results from the Fraser Institute, and it also provides a wide array of specialty learning programs and extra-curricular activities that can enrich students in grades 9-12.

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