Announcing The Sale of Sol Schools International

Halladay Education Group ("HEG") is pleased to announce the sale of Sol Schools International to Australia-based Holmes Group. Halladay Education Group (HEG) acted as the M&A advisor for the school’s ownership. HEG is a leading M&A advisory firm specializing exclusively in advising school owners with the sale of private schools in North America and is pleased to announce the successful closing of one of its advisory engagements with the owners of the Sol School.

Located in Canada and USA, Sol Schools International owns and operates four distinguished language schools in Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, and Miami Beach; and a career college in Toronto, and has between 500-800 students per week across all four locations. Since 1996, SSI has become one of North America's leading boutique language school groups and teacher training centres, and provides the highest quality of programs and services by qualified staff. As Canada's premiere ESL school, it offers full-time English courses, TOEFL and TOEIC preparation, Business English Diploma Program, TESL and CELTA Diploma Program, and all-inclusive Junior Programs.

Accredited Canadian Language School For SaleHolmes Group also owns Oxford House Colleges, Oxford English College and Richmond Language Training in the UK, and offers English language courses at 14 locations in all four of the major English speaking markets. Holmes Group is a private provider of VET, higher education and ESL currently catering to some 5,000 students at five Holmes Institute locations around Australia and one in Hong Kong. It also operates four English language centres around the UK with more than 2,000 annual enrollments. Sol will maintain its name but will be added as a member of the Oxford House College Group.

HEG works with school owners from across the USA, Canada, and internationally in regards to the sale of private K-12 schools, language schools, and colleges. We work with an extensive list of qualified buyers seeking to purchase schools in a variety of markets. These include corporate buyers seeking platforms or add-on acquisitions, high net-worth individuals, private equity firms, and other qualified parties interested in acquiring private schools.

Our team has a strong track record assisting school owners to find qualified buyers and supporting them with the sale of their institution. Our approach is handled with the strictest of confidentiality and minimum intrusion in your school's operation. We work with a range of schools internationally - from small prep schools to larger language schools, colleges and universities. We have a constant flow of potential buyers due to our extensive networking and reputation.

To find out more about buying, selling, or merging K-12 private schools, post secondary institutions, colleges, language schools, or other educational business, or finding out what your school is worth in today's marketplace, please contact HEG to find out more about our services. You can set this up by sending an email to or calling directly at +1-604-868-0002.

To your success,

Douglas Halladay
Halladay Education Group

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