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Boyd Archaeological Field School

Earn an Ontario high school credit in two weeks doing REAL ARCHAEOLOGY this summer!

The 39th season of Boyd Archaeological Field School will take place from August 5th to 21st, 2016 at Claremont Field Centre located in Pickering (Ontario), Canada.

Students will complete a Grade 12 Interdisciplinary Studies Credit (IDC4U) while participating in all aspects of an actual excavation.

In this unique experiential course, students will receive instruction in:

  • hands-on activities, such as flintknapping and other ancient technologies
  • classroom sessions from our certified teachers and professional archaeologists
  • guest lectures from leading experts in archaeological disciplines

Whether or not students plan to pursue a career in archaeology, this total immersion course will challenge them to perform at new levels of achievement in a team environment.

For more information about the Boyd Archaeological Field School, visit

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