SHS is an independent day school for boys from JK to Grade 8. Our mission is to inspire and empower each boy through his formative years.

Connect with the Admissions Team

Thank you for your interest in The Sterling Hall School.

Our Admissions Team is here to help. We are happy to answer any questions you may have, to help you decide whether SHS is the right fit for your son and to clarify the application process. Our team will spend time with your son and you, to ensure that you have the sense of community that is so special to all of us here.

We look forward to meeting you, your son and your family. Please contact me at 416-785-3410 or at to learn more about our wonderful school.

Kate Sherk
Director of Administration

Kate Sherk, Director of Administration

Kate is very involved with families throughout their SHS journey and gets to know every boy and his family well. Kate is responsible for overseeing the Admissions activities of the school, managing administrative support resources and providing executive assistance to the Principal and the Board of Governors. Kate joined Sterling Hall in 2007. Previously, she held roles in marketing and hospitality management.

Nicole Trott, Admissions Officer

Nicole provides boys and their families with assistance and guidance throughout the application process. She has several years of experience as a program co-ordinator, office manager and principal’s assistant. Nicole has a BSc in Human Development and Nutrition from the University of Vermont, where she was awarded a full four-year athletic scholarship to play NCAA Division I basketball. She remains an active basketball player and is a development coach with the Raptors Youth Program.

Cristine Alves, Reception

Cristine’s is likely the first voice you will hear when you call the school and the first face you will see when you visit us. Everyone who comes to SHS receives a warm and personal greeting from Cristine and she helps all of our boys and parents feel at home here.

Admission Assessments

A member of our Academic Success Team will spend some time with your son to gauge his skills in Language Arts and Mathematics. This is a relaxed and informative session for us to see where your son's skills lie.


Sheree North, Lead Assessor

Sheree’s educational career includes experience with a wide variety of levels and subjects. Her MA is in English, but she has also taught primary, special education, French, library resource and drama.  She worked full-time at SHS for 11 years and is now an educational consultant. Sheree  is very delighted to be at SHS working on the Admissions Team.



Finding the Admissions Office

We are located at the west end of the school, directly beside the Reception Area. Please park on SHS Drive, located on the north side of Bentworth Avenue and enter the school through the glass doors. Check in at Reception and then make yourself at home.

Please also feel free to contact us directly. We can be reached through the main telephone number: 416-785-3410 or email The Admissions Office.

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