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Lambton Kent District School Board
Every Student, Every Day
International Education
​​​​​​International Education LKDSB​​​
The Lambton Kent District School Board offers a quality educational experience with full English immersion. Our 50 elementary and 12 secondary schools provide safe and welcoming learning environments for all students. Located in Southwestern Ontario, students will experience Canada’s four seasons and have access to unique cultural activities and recreational facilities.

We offer:

  • Pre-arrival orientation and language assessments
  • Small class sizes with  modern classroom facilities
  • Academic Coordinator to support students' success
  • Regular visits from our Student Life Coordinator
  • Annual International English Language Testing System (IELTS) testing
  • English as a Second Language support at several schools
  • Homework help and tutoring
  • Canadian buddies as mentors
  • Pathways to post-secondary education
  • Cultural activities and extra-curricular opportunities
  • Placement with safe and caring Canadian family living near the school
International Students choose to study with the Lambton Kent District School Board because it:
  • Provides a quality educational experience
  • Provides a safe and welcoming environment
  • Provides English immersion both in school and in the community
  • Allows students to determine their length of stay
  • Enrolls students from the age of 9 years to 21 years in grade 4 to grade 12
  • Recognizes that visiting students and resident students are mutually enriched when they participate together in social, educational, recreational and cultural activities.
  • Can place students in a Canadian Homestay starting in Grade 9. (Students coming in Elementary school must be accompanied by a parent or stay with a family member.)

Contact Information

Helen Lane, Superintendent of Education – International Education
519-336-1500 ext 31263

Kirsten Ramsay, International Education Administrator
Phone: 519-354-3770 extension 31350

Nora Yan, International Education Coordinator

Oleg Gnizdiuk, International Education Coordinator

Jen Rankin, International Education Academic Coordinator
Phone: 519-354-3770 ex 31232