Schools Closed to Students

The Ministry of Education has announced that all schools will remain closed to students beginning April 19. Please do not send your child to school. Remote learning will continue during this closure.

LINC - Language Instruction For Newcomers to Canada

​The York Region District School Board, in partnership with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada provides English classes, Levels Pre-CLB, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 for Landed Immigrants and Convention Refugees.

English language instruction, cultural studies and life skills are the focus of these programs. Free classes, books & transportation for Newcomers for those who qualify. A language assessment must be arranged by appointment only. Intake is continuous.

Call 905-731-9557 for a Language Assessment appointment


Classes are held at:

Uplands Learning Centre

8210 Yonge Street

South of Hwy #7, on the west side of Yonge Street

Thornhill, ON
L4J 1W6

Class Schedule:

Monday to Friday

9:00am - 12:00pm

For more information about the LINC program, please call: 905-731-9557 or

email us at