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

Peace River North School District

Established: 1955

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1200
  • Student Population
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

School 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.

Facilities
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.

Community Information
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.


School News

Two students at Peace River North School District placed 5th nationally in the Robotics competition during the 2018 Skills Canada National Competitions.


  • 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 5% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:28
Average Class Size
28
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Basketball, Basketball, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Volleyball
Languages
French, German, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Robotics Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
-

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