Canada British Columbia, Canada
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Coquitlam School District

Established: 1961
IB
City
French Immersion
STEM

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1500
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Semester, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Year

School Description

Coquitlam, in Metro Vancouver, is a public school district in British Columbia, Canada. In addition to seven foreign language options and ESL, Coquitlam’s varied programs include Advanced Placement, the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma, French Immersion, Sports Academies, and a Confucius Institute. Students in the Coquitlam School District also take part in a large number of extracurricular programs including eSports, Model United Nations, Fly Fishing, and many more. Coquitlam also offer specialty programs for example, an Outdoor Education Experience and a Culinary Arts Program.

FACILITIES
Schools in the district have the latest equipment in their state-of-the-art labs including their Robotics Labs and Science Labs. Other facilities in the Coquitlam School District are large outdoor athletic fields, modern weight rooms, outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, outdoor track facilities, new libraries, music rooms, theaters, and large common areas for students to hang out.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Some of the popular sports in the Coquitlam School District are Curling, Rugby, and Lacrosse. Every sports team in the Coquitlam School District has also been a Provincial Champion. There are also athletic opportunities in the Coquitlam community like Gymnastics, Horseback Riding, and Ice Hockey.
Students in the Coquitlam School District have the opportunity to take arts classes such as Photography, Graphic Design, and Performing Arts. There are also a number of extracurricular programs for students to explore their artistic interests.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Coquitlam is a growing and vibrant community that offers a wide range of attractions and activities. In one day, you can enjoy the outdoors, attend a sporting event, take in a theater production or art exhibition, attend a festival, learn about different cultures, or enjoy one of many heritage attractions. Coquitlam is also only a 30-minute drive or ride on the SkyTrain away from downtown Vancouver. The world class Whistler Mountain Ski Resort, home of the 2010 winter Olympic Games, is only a 2 hour drive way from Coquitlam.

Educatius Canada School Profile PDF: Coquitlam School District Profile PDF
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  • K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 4% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
Yes
Speciality Programs
• Hockey Academy • The COAST Program (Outdoor Education Experience for Grade 10 students) • Culinary Arts Program • CISCO Network Academy • Global Perspectives 12 • Automotive Service Technician Program • Rock School (course providing instruction on how to play in a modern pop/rock/rap group) • Construction Electrician (Youth Train in Trades Program) • EPIC Program (students who are elite athletes, theatre, music, dance and modelling-build education programs.) • Hairdressing Program (10 month-in-school training program for secondary school students) • •
Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Curling, eSports, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Rugby, Soccer, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Animation, Art, Ceramics, Drawing, Film Television, Graphic Design, Media Arts, Performing Arts, Photography, Theater - Design and Production
Music
Band, Choral, Guitar, Jazz Band, Music Composition, Music Production, Music Technology, Rock n' Roll, String Orchestra, Vocal, Vocal Jazz
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus
Languages
Chinese, French, German, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
A Cappella, Animation Club, Anime Club, Archery Club, Art Club, Biking, Book Club, Business Club, Chess Club, Christian Culture, Community Service, Cooking Club, Dance Team, Debate, Earth Group, Film, Fitness Club, Fly Fishing Club, Improvisation, Intramural Sports, Japanese Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Model United Nations (Model UN), Movie Club, Newspaper Club, Outdoor Club, Photography Club, Physics Club, Poetry, Prayer Club, Recycling Club, Red Cross, Robotics Club, Science Club, Skiing Club, Snowboarding Club, Student Council, Table Tennis Club, Youth Group
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
13-18

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