ERUDITE school is a non-inspected private school. The school is in the process of being validated by the Ministry to operate as a private school.

Our Team

The students of Erudite School will greatly benefit from instructors who are specialized in their particular fields. Our teachers will have the chance to showcase their expertise and passion for their chosen subject. Let us introduce ourselves!


Ms. Olga Orlova


Education: Honours MS in Visual Art and Technical Design State Teacher's University of Moscow, Russia.

Ms. Kelly Toyama 
English Programme Coordinator

English, JK to Grade 8
Classical Literature, JK to Grade 8
Education: Honours BA, University of Toronto 
Bachelor of Education, University of Toronto 
Special Education, Parts I and II (Learning disabled and Gifted) 
ESL, Parts I and II

Mme. Anne Simonov 

French JK to Grade 2

Education: BA, University of Toronto 
Bachelor of Art, University of Toronto 
Majoring in French and Russian Literature

Minoring in Sociology

Ms. Svetlana Metrokhina 

Camps Coordinator
Music, Drama JK to Grade 8



Ms. Valentina Gaidarova 

Physics, Astronomy Grades 4 to 8
Geology, Grades 4 to 8

Mr. Alex Podolski
French, Grades 2 to 8

Ms. Daria Domnikova

Visual Art, Grade 1 to 8 

Ms. Natalia Poliakova

After School, Night School, Saturday and Sunday Schools Coordinator
Education: Early Childhood Educator certificate -- Russia, ECA certificate – Toronto, Canada

MSc in metallurgy engineering (Thermal physics & Ecology) - MISIS – National University of Science and Technology – Moscow, Russia