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Space Availability at Greater Vancouver Public Schools for September 2024 Intake

Space Availability at Greater Vancouver Public Schools for September 2024 Intake

April 9: Updated Abbotsford School District

April 15: Updated Burnaby School District

April 16: Updated Langley School District

April 25: Added Sea to Sky School District

May 1: Updated Delta School District

May 16: Updated Burnaby SD / Added The Greater Victoria SD and Chilliwack SD

Vancouver School Board 

Secondary schools

Year-long and limited one-semester applications are now open for the 2024-25 school year. The secondary schools follow a semester system where students take 4 courses per semester. 

Available schools:

  • Britannia (grades 8-11) 
  • Charles Tupper (grades 8-11) 
  • Churchill (grade 8-11) 
  • Templeton (grades 8-11)
  • David Thompson (grades 8-11) 
  • Vancouver Technical (grades 8-11)
  • Eric Hamber (grades 8-11) 
  • Windermere (grades 8-11)
  • John Oliver (grades 8-11) 
  • South Hill (grades 11-12, ages 17 and older)
  • Killarney (grades 8-11)
  • Prince of Wales (grades 8-11)

Elementary schools

Elementary applications are closed.

Burnaby School District (As of May 16) 

Secondary School:

  • Burnaby South Secondary: grades 10, 11 & 12
  • Byrne Creek Secondary: grades 8-12 available
  • Cariboo Hill Secondary: grades 8-12 available
  • Burnaby North Secondary: (Grades 11-12 only) taking waitlist
  • Burnaby Central Secondary: Full – no waitlist
  • Burnaby Mountain Secondary: Full – no waitlist
  • Alpha Secondary: grades 9-12 Full – no waitlist
  • Moscrop Secondary: 9-12 Full – no waitlist


K-7 available

Closed elementary schools

  • Brentwood Park Elementary
  • Buckingham Elementary
  • Cameron Elementary
  • Cascade Heights Elementary
  • Chaffey-Burke Elementary
  • Kitchener Elementary
  • Marlborough Elementary
  • Maywood Elementary
  • Nelson Elementary
  • Parkcrest Elementary
  • Suncrest Elementary
  • Taylor Park Elementary

Richmond School District 

Accepting applications.

Surrey School District 

The following schools are either at capacity or closed:

Secondary schools (8-12):

  • Fleetwood Park
  • Fraser Heights
  • Grandview Heights
  • Johnston Heights
  • Kwantlen Park
  • Panorama Ridge
  • Semiahmoo
  • Sullivan Heights

Elementary (K-7):

  • Bayridge
  • Cambridge
  • Edgewood
  • Fraser Wood
  • Hjorth Road
  • HT Thrift
  • Latimer Road
  • Martha Currie
  • Simon Cunningham
  • Woodward Hill

Coquitlam School District

Secondary schools

Available schools:

  • Centennial (limited)
  • Gleneagle
  • Port Moody
  • Riverside
  • Terry Fox

Middle schools

Closed schools:

  • Hillcrest Middle
  • Kwayhquitlum Middle
  • Minnekhada Middle
  • Scott Creek Middle
  • Summit Middle

Elementary schools

Space is dependent on the student’s grade level

New Westminster Schools

Application closed.

Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows


Langley School District (As of April 16)

As of April 19th, all schools will reach capacity and won’t accept applications for the September 2024 term, for both elementary and secondary levels. However, applications for the September 2025 intake are open now for all schools. Seats are available, so apply early to secure your spot in your preferred school.

Secondary schools

Available schools:

  • 1st semester (Sep 2024) and 2nd semester (Feb 2025) and full-year entry
    • Aldergrove Secondary
    • DW Poppy Secondary
  • 2nd semester only (Feb 2025)
    • Brookswood Secondary
    • Langley Secondary
    • Langley Fine Arts Secondary

Elementary schools

  • Elementary applications are now being accepted for January and February 2025.
  • Elementary schools are at capacity for September 2024 entry and are not accepting further applications for September 2024 entry.

North Vancouver School District 

Secondary schools

A few spaces remain at all six of the secondary schools.

West Vancouver Schools

September 2024 spaces for students in both elementary and secondary schools are sold out.

Delta School District (As of May 1)

Elementary schools

They still have room for September and other intakes.

Secondary schools

A few spaces for students who do not require homestay.

Abbotsford School District (As of April 9)

Secondary schools

WJ Mouat is the only school with a few seats available (homestay is full)

Elementary and Middle schools

Some space available

Sea to Sky School District

Limited spaces available.

They are currently full for German speaking males for Full year and Term 1 in all communities

Spaces available for:

  1. Females from grade 8-12 in Squamish and Pemberton for full year, term 1 or term 2 – all nationalities
  2. Second semester students all nationalities Squamish and Pemberton
  3. Limited space for term 1 and full year for males in Squamish and Pemberton   (non-German speaking)
  4. Limited spaces available for the SBBA (Ski/Bike/Board Academy) in Pemberton – open to full year students only

The Greater Victoria School District

  • They have limited space available at Esquimalt Secondary School for 1-year or longer applications
  • They are still accepting applications for elementary (grades: K-5) students
  • 3- and 4-month short-term programs for September 2024 is now closed

Camp Victoria:

  • The 6-day program will run for 6 weeks between July 8 to August 16, 2024
  • Students may register for 2-,3-,4-,5, 6-weeks

Chilliwack School District

  • All 2024/25 Full Year and Semester 1 applications must be submitted by Friday, May 31st, 2024. Applications will not be accepted beyond this date.
  • They still have ample availability for 2024/25 Second Semester programs. Applications may be submitted until December 15th, 2024.
  • The application portal for the 2025/26 School Year is now open. You may submit applications at your convenience.
  • *Please note that submitted applications will not be reviewed until late August/early September.

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