Summer Institute

Summer Institute Online Registration is NOW OPEN. 

Please visit the Summer Institute registration page on or after April 7, 2022 for the online registration link.


York Region District School Board’s Summer Institute offers academic, recreational and athletic programs and activities with intentional links to the Ontario Curriculum for students entering Senior Kindergarten to Grade 8. 

Summer Institute Registration Dates and Forms

Week A - July 5 to July 8 (4-day week)
Week B - July 11 to July 15
Week C - July 18 to July 22
Week D - July 25 to July 29
Week E - August 2 to August 5  (4-day week)
Week F - August 8 to August 12

Programs are offered at 8 locations in Richmond Hill, Markham, Stouffville, Newmarket, Vaughan and Georgina from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.

Extended childcare may be offered through a third-party provider for an additional cost. Extended childcare offerings will be dependent on availability and interest. 

Please note that due to construction and renovation work at some school sites, some programs will be offered at different locations this year. Please review  program locations prior to registering. 

The Summer Institute is being offered to community members as a component of the Performance Plus (P+) Family of Schools.

  • The “Performance” in the program’s name refers to student achievement and well-being.
  • The “Plus” in the program’s name refers to the additional resources and leadership that can enhance learning in elementary schools in neighbourhoods affected by poverty.
  • Additional resources and leadership bring school staff members, families and communities together to ensure that every child is prepared to learn.