North Vancouver Schools have well developed comprehensive programs for students that support strong academics, athletics, fine arts and technology. Our schools offer a variety of special programs that include: Advanced Placement (AP) Courses, Digitial Medical Academy, Basketball, Dance, Digital Media, Field Hockey, Ice Hockey and Soccer Academies and International Baccalaureate (IB) Program.
Our goal is to provide world class instruction and a rich diversity of engaging programs to inspire success for every student and to bring students together to learn, share and grow.
Program Established: 1996
Programs Offered: Full Year, 1 Semester
Specialized Programs: French Immersion, International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, Sports
Language(s) of Study: English, French
Total number of schools: 31
High schools for international students: 6
Total Students: 17,000
Total International Students: 600
International Students Accepted for Grades: K-12
Nearest Airport: Vancouver International
Located 15 minutes across the water from the world class city of Vancouver, North Vancouver is a prime location for students to live and study. It is a very friendly, family-oriented, multi-cultural community with easy access to all amenities.
Skiing, snowboarding, downhill mountain biking and two golf courses await your arrival in North Vancouver!
The North Vancouver School District works closely with local homestay providers to provide the opportunity for students to live with involved, caring, English speaking families, The homestay companies and their families provide support and care plus quality homes near the school where the student will study as well as custodial guardianship and airport transportation.
International students are encouraged to participate in all aspects of school life. A wide variety of sports and clubs are available for all students to join.
North Vancouver is located between the ocean and the mountains so students are encouraged to lead a healthy life style while enjoying the spectacular natural surroundings.
Entrance Dates: September (both elementary and secondary), January (elementary), February (secondary)
Application Deadlines: November 15, May 15
Application Fee: $200
Full Year Tuition Fee: $14,000
1 Semester Tuition Fee: $7000 (when applicable)
Annual Homestay Placement Fee: $300
Homestay Monthly Fee: $975
Annual Health Insurance Fee: $900
Annual Custodianship Fee: $1,300
All funds are in Canadian dollars