To be honest, I prefer the Canadian way of educating high schoolers better, but I also believe both education systems are some of the best in the world.
Peace River North School District
School DescriptionSchool Profile
A "home away from home" for international students, Peace River North Secondary School is located in scenic northwestern British Columbia. The school offers individualized learning programs for students interested in focusing their studies in science, technology, arts, and drama.
The school has modern classrooms as well as two hockey arenas, indoor track, dance studio, fitness room, and a 400m skating oval. There is also a 3D Printing Lab that students can utilize as well as Mac labs.
Sports and Arts
International students can join sports teams including Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, and Ultimate Frisbee.
Individualized learning programs allow students to specialize in art and drama courses.
Awards and Accomplishments
Two students from Peace River North Secondary Robotics program placed 5th at the Skills Canada National Competition.
Known as the "Energetic City," Fort St. John is the largest city in the northwestern British Columbia and is situated along the world-famous Alaska Highway. Peace River North Ambassadors also help international students by connecting with students before and after arrival.
Two students at Peace River North School District placed 5th nationally in the Robotics competition during the 2018 Skills Canada National Competitions.
- 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 5% Percentage of International Students
Blogs and News!
Hello, my name is Nicola and I come from Fabriano, a small town in the heart of Italy. Currently, I am attending high school in St. John's, Newfoundland and studying abroad here for a year.
I wished I had a list of things I needed to bring to not forget anything. Now, I am in Canada and I am writing this to help future study abroad students.
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