Welcome to the Lester B. Pearson School Board

Lester B. Pearson School Board is the second largest English public school board in the province of Quebec. Our territory is on the west end of the island of Montreal and it extends to the Ontario border. Lester B. Pearson School Board is proud to offer youth, adult and vocational education programs to international students from all around the globe. Our international students are hosted by nine (9) secondary schools, three (3) adult education centres, six (6) vocational (career) training centres and two (2) international department locations. 

The Lester B. Pearson School Board 5-year graduation rate is 16% higher than the provincial public school average. This is the result of a student-focused teaching philosophy; rooted in innovative teaching and learning and adapted to the 21st century classroom. Our commitment to student success is guided by 3 core values: Achievement, Wellness, and Engagement. 

The Lester B. Pearson School Board is proud to have established recruitment partnerships with over thirty (30) countries around the world. Such partnerships allow for an incredibly diverse student culture not only within our programs, but in the Canadian community as a whole. As part of such a diverse community, the Lester B. Pearson School Board is proud to offer its international students the opportunity to grow and learn at new depths throughout their educational journeys. 

On behalf of our entire staff we would like to thank you for your interest in our programs and we hope you choose Lester B. Pearson School Board to further your education. 

We look forward to meeting you soon.


Veronique Marin
Director, International Programs