Henry Grube Education Centre

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The Henry Grube Education Centre is the physical and virtual hub of the school district. The HGEC provides comprehensive services and spaces to support SD73 work and includes access to a district Library Learning Commons (LLC) and the district Print and Graphics Shop and Audiovisual Department. The HGEC is located at 245 Kitchener Crescent.  

Curriculum and Instruction 

Our district's curriculum coordinators and resource teachers work from the HGEC, supporting curriculum implementation and professional development. The curriculum coordinators support the core competencies, arts education, early learning, library, literacy, numeracy,  and science education, second languages, and technology integration curricula. Resources and information regarding professional development opportunities can be found here.

Aboriginal Education 

The HGEC is home to the Aboriginal Education Department. We are committed to supporting, enhancing and increasing school success for all First Nations, Inuit, Metis and self-identified Aboriginal students in the district. We do this through professional development, increasing awareness, cultural and academic support and opportunities for students, parents, and staff.

Inclusive Education Services

The district's Inclusive Education Services is also housed at the HGEC. Inclusive Education Services support schools to engage all learners in an inclusive school experience that is participatory and enabling. Inclusive Education Services personnel include itinerant teachers, School and Family Consultants, Mental Health Clinicians, Speech and Language Pathologists, School Psychologists, and Inclusion Support Teachers.

Print and Graphics Shop and Audiovisual Department

The district's Print and Graphics Shop and Audiovisual Department are part of the HGEC. The Print Shop provides graphic design and printing for the district and the Audiovisual Department provides resources and technical support to schools for assemblies and productions.

HGEC Library Learning Commons

The HGEC Library Learning Commons provides staff access to a collection of culturally diverse multimedia resources supporting K-12 teachers with the implementation of the BC Curriculum and Core Competencies. Access the library catalog here. Visit mySD73 HGEC Library Learning Commons for more information.

Locally Reviewed Novels

The district provides a local novel review process, highlighting engaging literature and providing teachers with information to help them decide if the novels support their instructional goals, have literary merit, and are suitable for their students. Visit mySD73 > locally reviewed novels for more information.


The district provides all students and staff access to digital content for personalized learning, research and inquiry-based learning approaches. District eResources including databases, e-journals, streamed video, and multimedia can be accessed here. For more information visit mySD73 Digital Databases.

Room Bookings at the HGEC

Meeting rooms are regularly used by the district for educational sessions, events and training, with a seating capacity of up to 160.  A computer lab with seating for up to 25 is also available.  Technical equipment and videoconferencing are available to users upon request.

To book a room, please complete our online reservation:  https://sd73.ebasefm.com/rentals/welcome

For Room Booking Form and Rental Rates, please contact the HGEC for more information.


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