Here you’ll find a combination of rural and urban communities, and is one of the fastest growing regions in Ontario. There are eight settlement areas, which include: Anten Mills, Centre Vespra, Elmvale, Hillsdale, Midhurst, Minesing, Phelpston and Snow Valley.
Living in Springwater offers an enviable lifestyle, with year round recreational activities such as skiing, soccer, hockey, canoeing and a series of other unique events and festivals. Springwater also has a significant agricultural presence, and a number of things that contribute to its small town charm and sense of community.
The Township of Springwater was incorporated in 1994, after the Townships of Flos and Vespra were amalgamated with the Village of Elmvale and the Hillsdale/Orr Lake area from the Township of Medonte.
You’ll find more than a number of fantastic reasons to consider calling Springwater home!
Just 100 km North of Toronto, it sits between Barrie and Wasaga Beach.
You’ll find Oro-Medonete to the East, Tiny to the North, and Clearview to the West.
It lends itself to easy commuting, with access to Highways 400, 26 and 93.
Springwater is home to charming villages, beautiful trails and incredible recreation. You’ll be sure to find lots to do and explore!
Three separate school boards operate publicly funded schools in Springwater and the surrounding area.
Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) is one of Ontario’s largest public education systems with schools and learning centres throughout Simcoe County, including Barrie.
Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board (SMCDSB) provides distinctive educational programming that focuses on the academic, spiritual and physical well-being of children. Student learning is a priority, combined with a commitment to faith development and self-discovery.
MonAvenir Catholic School Board operates French language Catholic Schools in the region.
French Catholic Schools: