Summer School 2016

Please Note: There will be intermittent interruptions to this website on Sunday, May 29th, 8am - 4pm due to scheduled systems maintenance activity. Our apologies for any inconvenience this causes.

Download the 2016 Summer School Program Schedule At A Glance (pdf)

Registration Starts on Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Please Note: The Vancouver School Board is not charging a $30.00 commitment fee this year. If applicable, book deposit fees will be charged.

Registration Requirement: Except for international or out of province students, 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.

Register By Phone (604-713-4550): Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays) 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Register in Person (Vancouver School Board - Summer School Office): Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays) 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Course Withdrawal: Withdrawals cannot be processed on the same day of registration.

2016 August Provincial Exams: Mon., August 8th – Fri., August 12th.

Skill Development

Practice a skill or learn something new this summer. A variety of courses are offered such as Art, Music, Science and Technology, Physical Education and much more. French Immersion courses are also available.

Secondary Courses

Secondary Program Offerings:
Completion Courses – For student who want Full Credit
Remedial Courses – For students who have failed or received a low pass
Preview Courses – for Students who wish to preview a course(s)
and English Languange Learning (ELL)

Elementary Courses

Elementary Program Offerings:
Language Arts & Mathematics (French / English)
and English Language Learning (ELL).

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Please Note:

Elementary Program:
Students are limited to one Ministry Funded course and must register in their current grade level as of June 30, 2016.

Secondary Program:
Students may take more than one Ministry funded course, but must be under age 19 on July 1, 2016.

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.

See Fee Info for more detail