The St. Lawrence Academy

Where the path to success begins

Our Town of Prescott

Prescott  is a small quaint town, with a population of 4284 people, on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River in the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, Canada. With the Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge, 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) east of Prescott, we are ideally situated in close proximity to several popular attractions and urban destinations.  


Distance To Ottawa      -    90 Km

Distance To Brockville  -    19 Km

Distance To Montreal   -    187 Km

Distance To Kingston   -    105 Km 

Distance To Toronto     -     359 Km 


Waterfront

Our beautiful waterfront attracts thousands of visitors every year. With a bustling marina and harbour through the summer months, where residents and tourists alike enjoy the waterfront lifestyle. One of our most popular amenities is the walking and cycling path that links with the new RiverWalk Park and spans the shore of the St. Lawrence River.*


Recreation

An active lifestyle is something we offer to residents with amenities such as The Prescott Golf Club, Prescott Tennis Club, various hockey leagues, an active swimming team and other sports and recreational activities.


Arts, Culture & History


Prescott is home to the Grenville County Historical Society, Forwarders' Museum and Info Centre and plays host to the St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival through the summer months of July and August.


Eat & Shop 

There are over 100 unique shops, services and restaurants in our RiverWalk District and many well-known favourites uptown as well.

From banks, clothing shops, pharmacies, and various other businesses, the town is brimming with everything you need!


A Tour of Prescott