G.L.E.E. has created a high-quality experience for students who want to study abroad.  Education in Canada is among the best in the world! 

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G.L.E.E. Opportunities

      Summer Adventures


Crew 2022

JULY 3rd - JULY 30th

CREW is based on volunteer work and focuses on excellence in work, healthy habits and living in a Christian community.

CREW’s first week begins with a three-day canoe trip and two weeks of service combined with plenty of fun activities. English classes included.

CREW Applicants must have completed grade 9. (Age 14/15)

From: $4,100


ROOTS 2022

JULY 3rd - JULY 30th

ROOTs is a four-week program focused on character development, healthy community and spiritual growth in a
leadership context.
Participants choose to learn in one of three distinct environments: “Amazing Race”, “Wild” or “Altitude”

ROOTs Applicants must have completed gr. 10. (Age 15/16)

From: $4,300


Crew & ROOTs 

From Quebec

July 3rd-30th 2022 

With COVID-19 travel restrictions why not stay right here in Canada to improve your English?

We offer Crew or ROOTs for students ages 14 to 16. Plenty of fun activities combined with leadership development creates a fantastic 4 week experience.

From: $1950 Cdn

     Academic Opportunities
            in Eastern Ontario




Algonquin Lakeshore Catholic District School Board

The Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board is pleased to offer a full range of academic programs for international students from Grades 9 - 12. Full and half school year programs are offered in Kingston,Trenton and Belleville. 

From: $14,550


Full French

CECCE - French Catholic School Board

The Conseil des écoles catholiques du Center-Est (CECCE) is the largest Canadian network of French-language schools outside the province of Quebec.

The CECCE is recognized for the excellence of its schools, with its students ranking first in Ontario on standardized tests;

Many specialized programs are offered including International Baccalaureate, sports studies, sciences, arts, etc.;

All students are fluent in French and English, Canada's two official languages.

From: $16,655



Limestone District School Board  

The Limestone District School Board has been hosting students from International destinations for over 20 years.  They host 120-150 students per year within Kingston, Ontario and the surrounding area. 

Programs offered include:

Full and half school year (Sept-June)

English Preparation(August)

Academic Institute (September)

From: $14,550


Study in Spain

International School San Patricio Toledo

International School San Patricio Toledo is located in an exclusive residential area of Toledo, 1 hour south of Madrid, Spain.
Founded in 2006, they offer a continuum of the International Baccalaureate organization. Serving students from 3 to 19 years, they offer the PEP (Elementary School Program) MYP (Middle Years Program) and PD (Diploma Program).

From: 19.695 Euros

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Your home away from home

Our agency services are located within the Kingston community.  We know the neighbourhoods and can verify safe locations, inspect homes, and ensure friendly families. Parents and students will complete an application form that will help us choose the perfect home that matches their aptitude and criteria. We can connect you with your Homestay family even before you arrive so that relationships can start forming to ease the transition.

Become a Homestay

  • Being a homestay parent is a rewarding experience

  • Make lifelong friends from other countries

  • Introduce your children to new cultures in your own home 

  • Receive generous, monthly compensation to cover expenses

Need to be able to provide:
A private bedroom, desk, and closet
3 Nutritious meals daily
Offer guidance and nurturing attention you would want for your own children

We have a variety of lengths of stays available

For more information email Chantal Hamilton at


Kingston, Ontario

Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario, Kingston is home to Queen's University, the Royal Military College of Canada and St. Lawrence College. With a population of 150,000, Kingston is a safe, student-friendly city. It is home to three major post-secondary institutions, making it also very student-oriented. Downtown Kingston is dotted with eclectic cafes, international restaurants, and diverse shops, while the city is constantly alive with festivals and sports initiatives.

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Meet The Team


Sonia López

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Born in Spain, but since 2013 has been living abroad in several countries including Abu Dhabi, Romania and now in Canada.

With a Bachelor of Education degree and teaching in international schools, Sonia has gained international experience.  Helping her 4 children to adapt to new countries has provided experience with the challenges of moving but also the many opportunities for teenagers.


Chantal Hamilton

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Born and raised in Kingston, Ontario with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen's University, Chantal is a true local. Providing homestays for international students, from multiple countries, has given first-hand experience with students, parents, and the joys of school abroad. 



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Kingston, Ontario