Canada British Columbia, Canada
  • Homestay Accommodation
  • $ $ $
  • Public

Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows School District

City
Mountains

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1100
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Short-Term, Multiple Year, Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOLS AND ACADEMIES
Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows in British Columbia is located only an hour east of Vancouver. Students in this district are offered a wide range of academic courses, from AP courses in English Literature and Composition, Psychology, and History of Art for grade 12 students, to the IB Program. Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows offers a wide range of both sports and arts academies.
Students can get involved in a multitude of extracurriculars including Model UN, student leadership, robotics, poetry club, and environmental club.

FACILITIES
All schools have wifi and technology is integrated as a learning tool. Students can bring their own devices to school.
Students can make use of state of the art fitness facilities including gymnasiums, turf field, and fitness centres. Maple-Ridge also offers a range of facilities including a teaching kitchen, computer labs, and theatres.

SPORTS AND ARTS
A number of academies are offered at Maple-Ridge including basketball, dance, equestrian, hockey, soccer and softball.
Students who choose not to take part in these academies can still get involved in sports as a variety are offered throughout the school year.
Other academies offered by the district include Digital Arts, Interdisciplinary Arts, and a Microsoft IT Academy.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
With a temperate climate and close proximity to Vancouver, residents of Maple Ridge are never short of things to do. The city boasts two ice skating arenas, public libraries, movie theatres, outdoor hiking and biking trails, shopping, restaurants, gyms, riding stables, and various sports clubs - including karate, indoor rock climbing, and dance.

  • 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
French Immersion
Yes
Speciality Programs
Art and Digital Art Academy, IB, Ice Hockey Academy, Microsoft Academy,
Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Running, Football, Hockey Academy, Lacrosse, Soccer, Soccer, Soccer Academy, Track and Field, Track and Field
Arts
Arts Academy
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Art History, English Literature and Composition, Psychology
Languages
French, German, Japanese, Spanish
Accepting Students in Grades
8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
14-18

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