Blyth Academy News

Data Science Now at Blyth Academy Online

Blyth Academy Online is proud to be working with IBM’s Big Data University to offer a Grade 12 course in Data Science. As the amount of information available to us becomes greater and greater, the ability to effectively make use of that data is fast becoming one of...

A New School Model at a Distinctively Lower Price

​On a sunny Washington, DC, spring day I arrived at Hill Center, a nonprofit that bills itself as “a vibrant home for culture, education, and city life on Capitol Hill.” It also is home to Blyth-Templeton Academy, a new for-profit, private 9-12 grade school whose...

Blyth Academy is Proud to Support the Invictus Games

The Invictus Games use the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect for wounded, injured and sick Servicemen and women.  Earlier this year, Prince Harry announced that the Invictus story will continue...

Blyth Academy Ottawa Welcomes Grades 7 & 8

In response to popular demand, Blyth Academy Ottawa is pleased to announce that we will welcome grades 7 & 8 to our school beginning September 2016!  This middle school program will combine the best of traditional middle school programming with the nurturing,...

London Knights Win the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup in Overtime

Congratulations to the London Knights on their Overtime Mastercard Memorial Cup win on May 29th, 2016, and to Blyth Academy London’s, Mitch Marner, on being chosen as the 2016 Canadian Hockey League Player of the Year, and 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup MVP. Blyth...

Students Represent Blyth Academy Ottawa at Math Horizons Day

For the first time, Blyth Academy Ottawa was represented by our very own Math League Team, at the annual Math Horizons Day hosted by the University of Ottawa. This is the 15th year of the competition, which brings together math enthusiasts from multiple school boards...

Blyth Academy Announces Four New Hires to Complete its Marketing Team

Blyth Academy is pleased to announce four new hires for the marketing department – Grant Channer as VP, Marketing; Talia Heinz-Thurston as Marketing Manager; Nicole Larkin as Creative Lead; and Matthew Crack as Front End Web Designer. Grant joined the company from...

Blyth Academy Students Perform at Royal Conservatory of Music

This past weekend (May 7-8th) Blyth Academy Yorkville students, Christina James, Grace Kalkatos, and Shannon Tynan had the opportunity to perform a beautiful rendition of Gordon Lightfoot’s “If You Could Read My Mind”, at the Royal Conservatory of Music.  Over the...

Blyth Academy Yorkville Graduation

Congratulations to the Yorkville Campus students who officially graduated Wednesday May 4th. It was a fantastic year and a great event - we wish all graduates the best going forward and hope to see you all again in the future!  

Grade 12 Blyth Academy Student and Taekwondo Champion

We would like to congratulate Andrea Jerom, Blyth Academy Downsview Park student, for her 1st and 3rd place finishes in two National Taekwondo Tournaments this past month. In the Spanish Open, Andrea competed in the 53kg Female Division placing 1st during her first...

Erie Otters Draft Blyth Academy Thornhill Student

Blyth Academy Thornhill student, Aidan Timmermans, was recently drafted by the Erie Otters OHL team on April 9th, 2016.  More information to follow!  Congratulations Aidan! More information to come - stay...

Peterborough Petes Draft Two CIHA Students

CIHA produced two top draft picks in the April 9th, Ontario Hockey League (HEO) draft. Pavel Gogolev and Semen Der-Arguchintsev were drafted 8th and 27th respectively, by the Peterborough Petes. “It’s great that these childhood friends and teammates can continue to...

Introducing Blyth Academy Downsview Park School for Elite Athletes

Blyth Academy is pleased to announce the arrival of our newest GTA campus, Downsview Park School for Elite Athletes, as of April 11, 2016. Located in the school formerly known as Premier Elite Athletes' Collegiate (PEAC), the school is already a great training academy...

Blyth Academy Waterloo Welcomes our Newest Student!

Meet Annaliese Bromberg, one of our newest Blyth Academy students in Kitchener-Waterloo. Annaliese is currently a grade 11 student at Waterloo Collegiate Institute in Waterloo. Annaliese is a successful high school student, enjoying her studies at WCI, however, she...

Blyth Academy London Grows Again

Dear Blyth Academy Families, Our London Academy continues to grow with a move planned to a new, dedicated facility in September 2016. The school, which has been located at the Mount on Richmond Street since its inception in 2012, is moving into the heritage building...

Blyth Academy Students Selected for Model Parliament

Blyth Academy London and Blyth Academy Lawrence Park had a student from each campus selected for the Student Model Legislation event that took place in Toronto the last weekend of February 2016. They were selected to represent their respective ridings in Ontario based...

Announcing the Winners of the Blyth Cambridge Trust Scholarships 2015

Two local students, both from Calgary have been selected by Blyth Scholars and the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust to attend university at Cambridge.   These scholarships are worth approximately $250,000 each over three years. The new winners...

Kathy Young joins Blyth Academy Waterloo as founding Principal.

Blyth Academy Waterloo is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathy Young as Principal. "We knew that it would take an exceptional candidate with unique skills to fill this role. We searched for a candidate who has local knowledge, comes from a math and science...

Socks4Souls Drive a Huge Success!

Blyth Academy’s Cawthra Estate campus had a successful “Socks4Souls” fundraiser before the Winter Break. The students at the campus raised over 1,100 socks for the homeless in the GTA and were awarded a certificate of appreciation from the organization for their...

Blyth Academy Scores a Red Bull Shot

Blyth Academy, Canada’s largest private high school by enrollment, will be the official academic provider to a number of elite Canadian athletes in Austria. Students at the Red Bull Hockey & Soccer Academy in Salzburg will benefit from the extensive academic...

Astronaut Jeremy Hansen Visits Blyth Academy Ottawa

Canadian Space Agency astronaut Jeremy Hansen visited Blyth Academy Ottawa this morning. He spoke about his work as an astronaut and shared many captivating photos. Jeremy then shared his background and experiences as a high school student who was simply inspired by a...

Blyth Academy @ CIHA Launch

The day before school started, the school wing at The Canadian International Hockey Academy was abuzz with excited parents and student hockey players, as they toured the newly refurbished classrooms and offices of Blyth Academy@CIHA. Families from as far away as...

Running For Terry Fox At Blyth Academy Whitby

Blyth Academy Whitby's Terry Fox Run this morning was a blast! Students were welcome to run, walk, bike, roller-skate or otherwise move themselves in a non-mechanized way for 1.5kms, then enjoyed some treats before heading back to school.

Blyth-Templeton Academy Opens at the Hill Center

Blyth-Templeton Academy will be launching its inaugural classes on September 8 with students enrolled in grades 9 through 12 at our extraordinary location at the Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital on Capitol Hill. We are still accepting applications for Term 1 and...

Blyth Academy Ottawa Now a Member of NCSSAA

We are pleased to share that Blyth Academy Ottawa is now a member of the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association (NCSSAA).  The NCSSAA is the governing body for inter-scholastic sports in the City of Ottawa.  With this membership, we will be able to...

Blyth Barrie Student Aaron Ekblad Wins The Calder Trophy

Congratulations to Blyth Academy Barrie’s student Aaron Ekblad on winning the Calder Trophy. The Trophy is awarded annually to the top rookie in the NHL. Aaron has demonstrated that teenagers can excel at school and in their sport simultaneously and that success in...

Blyth Academy Whitby Student Wins Terry Fox Humanitarian Award

Congratulations to Blyth Academy Whitby student Victoria Lacey for winning the Terry Fox Humanitarian Award! The Terry Fox Humanitarian Award winners are chosen "in recognition of having demonstrated the highest ideals and qualities of citizenship and humanitarian...