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Application Process



The online application for the Arts Unionville 2023-2024 school year is available from November 7 to December 8, 2022.

Step 1: Register Online
Registration for the Regional Arts Program will be using Edsby.   
For your reference, here is the Edsby Registration Instruction

The York Region District School Board Specialized Arts Program registration is completed centrally for all candidates. Students are eligible to apply to the school in their Program Area Boundary.
Please visit the YRDSB School Locator to determine which school serves your home address.

2023-2024 Registration Requir​ements for Regional Specialized Program:​​

  • You must currently live in the Program ​Area Boundary indicated on theYRDSB School Locator when you apply
  • You are a student currently in Grade 8 or Grade 9
  • Complete the online registration process through Edsby
    • Applicants are encouraged to contact the school of the program they are applying to if support is needed in completing the registration process.​ Edsby Registration Instruction. Contact school for question: or 905-479-2787 
    • Opening Monday November 7, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. and closing Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Grade 8 Progress Report Card
    • YRDSB student reports cards will be shared with the Arts schools automatically
    • Non-YRDSB students who live within our arts boundary must email a scanned copy of the grade 7 final report card to the school before December 8, 2022. Please email to school:
  • Fees: $10.00 non-refundable application fee for each discipline (These fees are not eligible for tax receipt).​
  • After December 8, 2022, students will receive an email with further application instructions for audition.

Step 2: Application Selection Process

This year, the Application will be an in person selection process.
A:  Student receives notification through email (week of December 12, 2022).
B:  Student responds to selection process for the program(s) they are applying for. 
C:  Student attends selection process between January 26 to 30, 2023.
The audition preparation will be shared the week of December 12, 2022 and the audition will be between January 26 to 30, 2023.
Step 3: Acceptance Email
 After the selection process, schools will send out acceptance emails at the end of January or early February.
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