2018 Summer School Program

2018 Summer School Program Schedule:

Download the 2018 Summer School Program Schedule at a Glance (pdf)

Please Note:

There is no fee for Ministry Funded courses. Book deposit fees will be charged if applicable.

Registration Requirement:

Students in grades K-12 currently attending at a BC school district need a Personal Education Number (PEN) to register. If you do not know your PEN, please contact your home school. Non-BC students will be able to register without a PEN. Please refer to ‘Fee Info’ for fee structure.

Online Registration:

You must have a PEN and a VSB Summer School account to be able to register online. To verify your account or to apply for an account, please go to online account setup. Enter your PEN and birthdate. For new accounts, the application process may take up to one week.

2018 August Provincial Exams:

English 12: August 2, Thursday, 9AM-11AM

Communications 12: August 3, Friday, 9AM-11AM

Important Information:

Elementary Program:

Students are limited to one Ministry Funded courses and must register in their current grade level as of June 30, 2018.

Secondary Program:

Students may take more than one Ministry funded courses, but must be under age 19 on July 1, 2018.

Fee-paying Courses for Elementary and Secondary Students (not funded by Ministry):

Students may take any number of fee-based courses. See individual courses for applicable special fees.

Report Cards:Report cards for Summer 2017 were sent out on August 16th, 2017.

Book Refunds:Refunds for the Summer School book deposit will be processed on August 24th. It could take up to one week from this date for the transaction to show up on your statement.

Registration Requirement: Except for oversea students/out-of-province students/students that do not have a PEN, you need a Personal Education Number (PEN) to register. If you don't know your PEN, please contact your home school.

Online Registration: You must have a PEN and a VSB Summer School account to be able to register online. To verify your account or to apply for an account, please use the online account setup. Enter your PEN and birthdate. For new accounts, the application process may take up to one week.

Oversea students/Out-of-Province students/Students do not have a PEN: You MUST register by phone at 604-713-4550 or in person at 1580 West Broadway starting May 5 (Monday-Friday) between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Office closes on May 22 and July 3.