Central - Yonge-Eglinton


The growing neighbourhood of Yonge-Eglinton is an eclectic and exciting mix of high and low-rise residential and retail.
Bounded roughly by Yonge Street to the east, Avenue Road and Elmsthorpe Avenue to the west, Briar Hill Avenue to the north and the Kay Gardner Beltline Trail to the south, the neighbourhood is neatly bisected by
Eglinton Avenue.
Recently Toronto Life Magazine ranked the Yonge and Eglinton neighbourhood 4th in the “Best Places To Live in the City”, out of 140 Toronto neighbourhoods. With immediate access to the subway and now the upcoming Eglinton Crosstown LRT train line – this area is fast becoming a major hub in the city. It has been identified by Metrolinx as a “Place to Grow Mobility Hub”.  Of course, there’s plenty of reason to stay near right in neighbourhood.  With a such a wide variety of options right here, this Mount Pleasant West neighbourhood was rated a Walker’s Paradise, with a walkscore of 95!
Eglinton Park and Oriole Park provide sizable green spaces in which local residents can relax and play. Neighbourhood schools include Oriole Park Public School, St. Clements School and Marshall McLuhan Catholic Secondary School, while the area is served by Northern District Library.
Major transit options servicing the area include the Yonge subway, with Eglinton and Davisville stations occurring along its eastern border, and the Eglinton West bus, which will be replaced by the Eglinton Crosstown LRT.
Here, Yonge Street offers excellent shopping along with some of the best restaurants, sandwich shops, pubs and bars in the city. Mature tree-lined residential streets are lined with charming homes and apartments. Some of the city’s finest schools, such as North Toronto Collegiate Institute, are located nearby. Major developments are also underway with a $100 million upgrade to the Yonge-Eglinton Centre and a new 2 million sq. ft. retail/commercial complex being planned across the street by Cadillac Fairview.  The City has also weighed in on this area by rating Yonge-Eglinton as having the highest rating of overall satisfaction with services and amenities in their “living in Downtown and Centres” report.
If you wish to find all the schools that service a particular street address, go to the Schools tab on this website.

School Name Address Phone number
North Toronto Collegiate Institute 70 Roehampton Ave   416-393-9180
Daisville JR PS 43 Millwood Rd 416-393-0570
Forest Hill Collegiate Institute 730 Eglinton Ave W 416-393-1860
John Fisher Jr PS 40 Erskine Ave 416-393-0643
Eglinton Jr PS 223 Eglinton Ave E 416-393-9315
Northern Secondary School 851 Mt Pleasant Rd 416-393-0270
Marshall McLuhan Catholic Secondary 1107 Avenue Rd 416-393-5561
Oriole Park PS 80 Braemar Ave 416-393-9215
Kohai Educational Centre 41 Roehampton Ave 416-489-3636
The School of the Liberal Arts 36 Eglinton Ave W 416-489-7652
St. Monica Catholic Elementary 14 Broadview Ave 416-393-5224
Toronto Alternative High School 151 Eglinton Ave 416-488-7520
Eglinton JR PS 223 Eglinton Ave. W. 416-393-9315
The York School 1320 Yonge St 416-926-1325
Spectrum Alternative School Sr 223 Eglinton Ave E 416-393-9311
Catholic Schools
ÉÉC du Sacré-Coeur-Toronto
ÉÉC Saint-Noël-Chabanel-Toronto
Holy Rosary Catholic School
St. Monica Catholic School