Safe, studious atmosphere – our campus is approximately 60,000 sq. ft.

This includes both buildings where classes are held and the student residence.

Grades: 9-12  Ages: 14-17  Population: 250

Teacher to student ratio: 14:1

Boarding options: Co-Ed

Location: London, ON, Canada

Nationalities & Cultures: 25

Faculty members: 60

A variety of clubs and co-curricular

About LIA

London International Academy (LIA) is London, Ontario’s largest private secondary day and boarding school. LIA is also the only private boarding school in the city to offer the IB Diploma Program. Our school is known for our highly academic and hands-on STEM program. Our students are recognized for being amongst the top competitors in mathematics, robotics, and science competitions across Canada.


LIA is certified in accordance with the Ontario Ministry of Education to offer academic courses from grades 9 to 12 and authorized to grant the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). LIA is also an authorized IB World School offering the 2-Year IB Diploma Program.

We help launch our students into post-secondary education for a successful integration, academically, socially, and culturally. With a strong track record of placing students in Canada’s top universities and programs focused to meet the needs of international and local ESL students, London International Academy is ready to help you achieve your goals.


London International Academy offers many advantages to students, both international and domestic: a full Canadian curriculum taught by certified, knowledgeable, and caring teaching staff; on and off-campus housing support; student meal plans; a specialized student services department that offers individualized assistance with university applications; and much more. LIA looks to educate young, bright minds while providing opportunities that allow our students to stand out amongst the crowd.

Our Vision

Our students and staff are successful, powerful learners who strive to be global citizens.


Our professional and highly motivated staff challenge student thinking so that they will grow in knowledge through inquiry and quality learning and foster interest and love of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the arts.

Our Mission

In a safe, supportive environment, LIA will provide learning and living opportunities for all students so they can strive to realize excellence and their personal potential and develop an understanding of social responsibility and respect for the individual and for cultural differences.

Our Values

Encourage persistence and resilience to achieve individual excellence.

Provide a safe, respectful, caring and structured environment.

Celebrate cultural diversity and individual differences.

Build self-esteem and self-confidence.

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