North Vancouver School District
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Dance Academy

​​Located at Windsor Secondary, Grades 8-12

In partnership with Seymour Dance and located at the Seymour Dance Studio next to Windsor Secondary School,  the academy provides for the participation of all students, regardless of their dance experience.​

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The program consists of a dance curriculum, as set out by Seymour Dance and in compliance with the BC Ministry of Education's Prescribed Learning Outcomes for Physical Education.  Students earn their grade-equivalent PE credits upon successful completion of the program.

How to apply

Applications to the Dance Academy begin January 29, 2018 and close March 9, 2018.

If you are interested in applying for an academy for the 2017-2018 year, please contact us at to request an application form. Please specify for which academy you are requesting in the email.

To be completed upon acceptance:

  • Student Medical Form
  • Personal Information Consent Form


  • Priority 1 - Returning students
  • Priority 2 - Waitlisted students from the previous years
  • Priority 3 - Lottery for remaining students, if necessary. 

Note: Those dancers not selected via the lottery will be placed on a waitlist.

Total spots available will be dependent upon the number of applications received and the ability of schools to organize suitable timetables to meet student needs.  If necessary, student selection for the Dance Academy will be determined by a lottery in a manner consistent with the Policy 605: Admission of Students to School.  Those dancers not selected via the lottery will be placed on a wait list.


$1,550 per school year ($155/month).

First month payment confirms placement in the academy and is non-refundable. It is due on or before June 1, 2107. If a family chooses to pay in 10 installments, this must be set up for automatic withdrawal in September 2017 with the first payment due October 1, 2017 and then on the first of each month through June 2018. Information for payment will be included in the acceptance package. An additional course fee may apply to out-of-district students. Non-payment or late payment of fees may incur a penalty and/or result in loss of placement in the academy.


If you have questions or require further information, please contact:

Marissa Heaven
Windsor Secondary School

Deborah Wanner
District Principal