The York Region District School Board (YRDSB) is the English-language public school board for York Regional Municipality in Ontario, Canada. The York Region District School Board is the province's third largest school board, with an enrollment of over 122,000 students in 176 elementary schools and 32 secondary schools. It is in the fastest-growing census division in Ontario and the third fastest growing in Canada.
The school board has been referred to as "English-language Public District School Board No. 16" in Ontario legislation prior to 1999. It was officially known as the York Region Board of Education until it changed its name in 1998 to York Region District School Board. Prior to 1971 it was called York County School Board.
Secondary school is considered to be Grade 9 - 12, students are typically age 14 - 18. One credit is granted for the successful completion of a secondary school course which is a minimum of 110 hours of instruction.
Tuition for Grade 9-12: $13750/year; Home-stay Fee: $11000 for 10 months
York Region District School Board Website: http://www.yrdsb.ca/Pages/default.aspx