Richland Academy is a warm and welcoming International Baccalaureate candidate school in Richmond Hill, Ontario. We are a 21st century learning community that embraces the Reggio approach to inquiry-based learning and provides opportunities for our students to develop keen critical thinking skills as they explore, investigate, collaborate and communicate with one another from pre-Kindergarten to Grade 8.
dates back to post-war Italy, in the northern region of Reggio Emilia. The people of Reggio Emilia came together to develop a meaningful way to educate their children, and to create a better future for their community. The Reggio Emilia Approach to learning engages children in questions that they develop and investigate. Just like the community of Reggio Emilia, the image of the child as a capable, curious and creative learner is at the heart of all we do at Richland AcademyLearn More
Our IB PYP unit on ‘How the World Works’ has been filled with new discoveries and global perspectives. As you know w
Enriching our Understanding of Science Our visit to the Ontario Science Centre was an important learning moment for o
Building Positive Attitudes “The IB-PYP Attitudes are a vital focus in the development of positive attitudes towards
It’s Time for Fun! Our Grade One students have been deepening their understanding of Time as part of our ‘Me
We are very active in our community and have built relationships with organizations that empower us to deliver the quality of educational experience that we believe in.