Our Faculty

Collingwood's faculty are accomplished, inspiring and energetic. Committed to innovative teaching methods which promote active learning, they're the heart of our school. Our teachers draw on best practices as they challenge students to be open-minded, reflective learners who demonstrate courage, citizenship and good character.

We have 150 faculty members with an academic background that brings a truly global perspective to our school.


54 of our faculty have a Master’s degree completed or in progress from universities including:

City University University of British Columbia
Concordia University University of Calgary
Medaille College (New York State) University of Gdansk, Poland
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL, USA University of Glasgow
Queen's University University of Ottawa
Royal Roads University University of Toronto
Simon Fraser University University of Western Ontario
The University of Victoria Warwick University, England

Our faculty come from independent and public schools across Canada and also from 14 countries around the world. Examples include:

In BC:

Crofton House School St. John's International School
York House School St Michael’s University School
Shawnigan Lake School St. George’s School
Mulgrave School West Point Grey Academy
Fraser Academy Stratford Hall
Bodwell School  

Across Canada:

Havergal College -Toronto, Ontario King's Edgehill School – Windsor, Nova Scotia
Bayview Glen - Toronto, Ontario Weston School - Montreal, Quebec
Trinity College School - Port Hope, Ontario Kingsway College School - Etobicoke, Ontario


Knox Grammar School - Australia The Surabaya International School - Indonesia
The Island School - Bahamas Kanoya Shi and Sendai Shi –Japan
Somersfield Academy -Bermuda Torreon School - Mexico
IPVCE Ernesto Guevara – Cuba The Casablanca American School - Morroco
Latifa Girls school - Dubai Wellington High School -Wellington, New Zealand
International School - Paris, France Divine Word College of Vigan - Philippines
International School of Hong Kong American Community School - Abu Dhabi, UAE

Teaching Experience

Years of
Years of
# of Teachers 142  
Average 12.7 8.0
Min 0 0
1st Quartile 5 3
Median 11 6
3rd Quartile 18 12
Max 42 31