Memberships and Affiliations

The Giles School belongs to the following organizations

Ontario Federation of Independent Schools (OFIS)

The Ontario Federation of Independent Schools is a service association for independent schools providing visible, standard-setting leadership to member schools and encouraging greater public understanding and appreciation for those schools. The Giles School is a Gold Member of OFIS.

Small Schools Athletic Federation (SSAF)

The Giles School is a member of the Small Schools Athletic Federation. The SSAF provides small independent schools with the opportunity to engage in friendly competition with other private schools in a variety of sports and athletics. Starting in Grade 4, our students have participated in cross country, basketball, indoor/outdoor soccer, and track and field tournaments. Throughout the year The Giles School prepares for these tournaments as part of the physical education program and as an extra-curricular activity. Our students look forward to participating in these events and have a great time filled with lots of memories!

Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO)

The Giles School’s Science teachers are members in the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO). Membership provides opportunities for our teachers to be exposed to new Science online resources, attend the Annual Conference, as well as be part of the ScienceWorks workshops to be held all year long discussing different Science topics.