Facts about Thames Valley

We are one of the largest public school boards in Ontario, serving an area that stretches more than 200 kilometres and across more than 7,000 square kilometres.

Thames Valley came into being on January 1, 1998, with the amalgamation of the Elgin County Board of Education, the Board of Education for the City of London, Middlesex County Board of Education and Oxford County Board of Education.


Elementary: 132
Secondary: 29


Elementary: 55,134
Secondary: 23,105


Elementary Students: 23,822 
Special Needs: 848

Secondary Students: 9408
Special Needs: 637


Principals and Vice-Principals: 253
Elementary Teachers: 3,632
Secondary Teachers: 1,762
Educational Assistants: 836
Early Childhood Educators: 416
Continuing Education Instructors: 61
Professional and Support: 174
Custodial and Maintenance: 728
Office and Clerical: 418
Senior Administrative: 35
Other: 196
Total: 8,511

Energy Consumption

Electricity: 72,144,377 kWh
Natural Gas: 11,820,587 cubic metres
Propane: 114,584 L


Main Data Feeds:
LARG*net: 4.35 TB
Packetworks: 2.50 TB
Total: 6.85 TB per day 

Wireless BYOD Data Feeds:
Total: 3.93 TB

Grand Total: 10.78 TB per day

Number of wireless access points: 6829

Waste Management

Recycling: 440, 789 kg per year
Average of 36,500 kg per month


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