Register at Hampstead School


Parents who are interested in registering their child(ren) at Hampstead should contact us for information about eligibility and programs. Hampstead also registers new students throughout the school year, however, acceptance depends on classroom availability and area of residence. 

Parents must be eligible to receive a Certificate of Eligibility for their child.

If you do not have a Certificate of Eligibility

In order to qualify for English Instruction in Quebec Public Schools, students must meet certain eligibility criteria under the Charter of the French Language as set out by the Quebec government.

Visit the EMSB Website for information on eligibility requirements and how to apply for a Certificate of Eligibility.

Eligibility Requirements

If you have a Certificate of Eligibility

You must bring the following documents with you to register your child. Originals of these forms can be brought to the school:

  • Long Version Birth Certificate (showing both parents’ names)
  • Immigration papers (required if not born in Canada)
  • Certificate of Eligibility
  • Proof of residence (lease and driver’s licence/utility invoice etc.)
    Required only if child was born outside Quebec
  • Citizenship of parent
  • Child’s most recent report card (for grades 1 to 6)
  • Vaccination booklet

Where can I find more information?

Should you require further information or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the Eligibility / Bill 101 office of the English Montreal School Board at 514-483-7200 extension 7248.

For more information on eligibility requirements for English public schools in Quebec, please visit the websites below:

EMSB – Eligibility RequirementsEMSB – Frequently Asked QuestionsCharter of the French Language

Open House

Visit Hampstead School’s open house.

If you can’t make it to our open house, we can arrange for personalized school visit. Please call us at 514-486-6758 for an appointment.

Check our event calendar for information

School Territory

Each elementary school within the EMSB serves the community within it’s boundaries. Children living within these boundaries and their siblings have priority over children living outside of the school boundaries when registering at the school. Students living outside of the school boundaries are not eligible for bussing. Click on the link below to view the school’s territory map:

Hampstead territory map

International Students

Hampstead School welcomes students and their families to Canada from all over the world. Families living Quebec on a temporary basis (work or school visa) can be eligible to send their children to an English public school.

For more information on the application process for international students, please click on the link for the English Montreal School Board’s international student information below:

EMSB International Students
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