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Schools of Choice - Kindergarten

Schools of Choice Evening Slideshow: Please click here in order to view the slideshow presented January 10, 2024.

Common Q & A’s for Schools of Choice Kindergarten Registration are available here.


School of Choice options:

FRENCH IMMERSION: SD73 has a well-established Kindergarten through grade 12 French immersion program (catchment applies)

Welcome to French Immersion Kindergarten Handbook

LEARNING THROUGH THE ARTS: Dance, drama, music, singing, and visual arts are integrated into academic instruction to allow students to learn through the arts. This program is offered Kindergarten to grade 12

MONTESSORI: This Kindergarten to grade 6 Montessori program offers a prepared environment allowing children to become increasingly independent, choose their own work, and learn at their own pace. Montessori offers a research style of learning in curriculum areas

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Students from Kindergarten to grade 6 work on large, meaningful questions with teachers and other mentors, including practicing scientists. Students are encouraged to become involved in complex issues through an integrated curriculum

Catchment Schools Registration Week

February 5 - 9, 2024

  • Registration process:
    • Pick up registration package from your catchment school. Return completed forms to school by 3 PM on February 9, 2024.
    • Parents will be required to provide child's care card, proof of address, child's birth certificate, and custody agreement if applicable
    • Registration packages for students with an older sibling will be sent home with that sibling (BY REQUEST only). Return completed forms to school with sibling.
    • If you have questions, please contact the school directly to book an appointment.
  • Parents are strongly encouraged to register children for Kindergarten on these dates
  • Registration for your school is based on catchment boundaries.
  • If you are unsure where to register, contact the School Board Office at 250-374-0679.

School Catchment Boundaries:
School Locator and School Boundaries Map tools (with school catchment information based on property address).

Kindergarten Round-Up Information Night Presentation - Wednesday, January 31, 2024


Schools of Choice Registration Week - CLOSED

January 22 - 26, 2024

  • Registration process:
    • Pick up registration package from School of Choice. Return completed forms to school by 12 PM on January 26, 2024.
    • Parents will be required to provide child's care card, proof of address, child's birth certificate, and custody agreement if applicable
    • Registration packages for students with an older sibling will be sent home with that sibling (BY REQUEST only). Return completed forms to school with sibling.
    • If you have questions, please contact the school directly to book an appointment.
  • Registration is NOT first come, first served. If there are more children registered than there are seats at the School of Choice, a random draw will be held.
  • For more details on Schools of Choice, read more here.
Use your home address to find your catchment school with School Locator and School Boundaries Map tools.

Student Enrolment Form

Registration for your neighbourhood school is based on catchment boundaries. If you are unsure where to register, enter your physical address in School Locator contact the School Board Office at 250-374-0679.


Privacy

All procedures for the collection and storing of kindergarten registration information by District employees follows the provisions set out in the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). Read more here.


Other Registrations

For families with older students wishing to explore registration in a School of Choice, or for those who are new to the school district, contact the school directly to register your child. 

Please refer to  School District No. 73 Administrative Procedure 305 School Boundaries and Student Transfer Requests and Administrative Procedure 306 Schools of Choice, French Immersion, and Academies for clarification regarding school boundaries and enrolment in Schools of Choice, French Immersion, or Academies.

If your child is currently enroled in their catchment school and you wish to apply for a transfer to another school, please fill out a Student Transfer Request.

If you are unsure about which school to register in, contact the School Board Office at 250-374-0679.

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