(905) 934-4006 15 Glenview Avenue, St.Catharines, L2N 2Z7

Governor Simcoe Secondary School

Population:  872          Ontario Ministry of Education Number: 914010

Governor Simcoe Secondary School is a public secondary school within the District School Board of Niagara.  Governor Simcoe provides students with a comprehensive offering of college-level courses for college or apprenticeship admission, as well as the university-level courses which are the pre-requisites for university admission.  To view our course selection offerings please go to www.govsimcoe.org and choose the tab on the right entitled Governor Simcoe Course Selection Guide.

Students refer to the school as “Our House” as we take great pride in the people and the building that is our academic home.  Our logo references the four facets of learning.  We seek to:  promote intellectual thought, nurture creativity, support our students’ health and well-being, and pr
epare our students for a  technological world.   These four facets are contained under the roof of “Our House” while a Redcoat Soldier stands guard, paying homage to our historical background and school tradition.

Governor Simcoe Secondary School Fast Facts!

  • 96% of Governor Simcoe's non-returning graduating class of 2015 confirmed an acceptance to a college or university of their choice.  54% of our 2015 Graduates scored 80% or above on their best 12 grade 11 and 12 credits.
  • Governor Simcoe has won multiple Robotics World Championships (FIRST and VEX) over the last 10 years.
  • Governor Simcoe has a long history of success in high school school sports.
  • Governor Simcoe has one of the finest theatres in the Niagara Region.
  • Our Print and Graphic Communications Technology program is unique with the DSBN and many students of the program have gone on to represent  the DSBN at Provincial  Competitions and then represent Ontario at National Competitions.
  • Governor Simcoe is equipped with two state of the art MAC labs.
  • Two of our students just competed in the U178 World Hockey Challenge representing Canada!


WE ARE PROUD OF OUR TRADITION AND EXCITED ABOUT YOUR FUTURE!