Sea to Sky School District

Program Established: 1996

Programs Offered: Full Year, 1 Semester, Short Term

Language(s) of Study: English, French

Total number of schools: 16

High schools for international students: 4

Total Students: 5042

Total International Students: 220

International Students Accepted for Grades: 7-12

Nearest Airport: Vancouver International

School District #48 has a modern and progressive school system offering a full range of educational programs and services.  International students are integrated into classes with the local students.  All our schools are accredited by the British Columbia Ministry of Education and offer a government curriculum.

For those students whose English skills need developing, most high schools offer ESL support.  The courses offered at the schools are taught by university-trained teachers certified by the British Columbia College of Teachers and dedicated to preparing students for provincial examinations and post-secondary studies.  The latest in technology is utilized in classrooms.  Schools feature high quality science labs, specialty rooms such as computer labs, art rooms, drama rooms, music rooms and well-equipped gymnasiums.

Courses of study in all secondary schools include mathematics, English, social studies, the sciences, computer studies, fine arts, business studies, and physical education.  Vocational facilities such as an automotive shop, metalwork and woodwork shops can be found at most of our secondary schools.

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