Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Options Solutions University Admissions: What Parents Should Know - Monday, October 3rd 7pm Library

 Thanks for your enthusiastic response to HPAC’s invitation to the Options Solutions presentation on “University Admissions: What Parents Should Know” — the event is now sold out! 

To be placed on the waitlist, go through the event’s registration process at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/university-admissions-workshop-what-parents-should-know-tickets-27804365606. If this link does not work when you click on it, then do a copy/paste into your browser.

HPAC looks forward to welcoming you to the presentation at 7pm on Monday, October 3. Please find more details in the attachment below. 

​Please check the posters throughout the school for detailed information.

Mon - Period 5  Carlson  Library

Mon - Period 6 Carlson Rm 203

Mon. Period 8  TBA  Library

Tues. Period 2 - Prepchuk Library

Tues. Period 4 - Prepchuk Rm 143

Wed. Period 7 - Carlson Rm 143

Thurs. Period 3 - Prepchuk Library

Thurs. Period 1 - Prepchuk - Library

Thurs. Period 4 - Carlson - Rm 143


GO cards and photo packages were handed out in Homeroom today. If your child did not pick theirs up please heve them come to the main office to pick up. Please Note the photo deadline has been extended until Monday, October 3rd. Orders can also be placed online.

NEW Handsworth Lunch Program - Pre Order NOW!

Pre-Order now for Tuesday, Thursday and/or Friday lunches beginning Sept. 20 until June 16, 2017

FINAL dates for any orders to be entered on-line will be FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7TH, 2016.
Please go to link below to place your order:


You will need to set up a new account with Munch a Lunch unless you have already had an account with them previously. Please go to "Parents" for more information. https://www.sd44.ca/school/handsworth/Parents/Pages/default.aspx

Welcome to Handsworth Secondary School

​Mission Statement
Handsworth's mission is to maximize the potential of all students' human endeavours intellectual, cultural, social, aesthetic, creative, and physical. We encourage students to understand the relevance of their education within a larger social and global context. We believe in developing self-esteem, emotional well-being, a respect for others, a desire for life-long learning, and a strong career awareness in a climate that promotes responsible learning. 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Handsworth community develops empowered, innovative and compassionate learners who serve and lead with curiosity and integrity.

  • Late Start Classes begin @ 9:50am
    28 Sep 2016
    9:50 AM- 3:00 PM
    Late Start Classes begin @ 9:50am
    Sep 28, 2016
    09:50 AM - 03:00 PM
    This will NOT be an Innovation Wednesday.
    Blk 5     9:50-10:50am
    Blk 6    10:55-11:55am
    Blk 7    12:00- 1:00pm
    LUNCH 1:00-2:00pm
    Blk 8   2:00- 3:00pm
  • Club Day @ Lunch in the gallery
    28 Sep 2016
    12:40 PM- 1:40 PM
    Club Day @ Lunch in the gallery
    Sep 28, 2016
    12:40 PM - 01:40 PM
    There will be 16 established and proposed clubs there to present their clubs and recruit new members. Please come and take a look and sign up!!
  • Canadian University Event - TONIGHT at Rockridge Secondary 6:30pm
    28 Sep 2016
    6:30 PM- 8:30 PM
    Canadian University Event - TONIGHT at Rockridge Secondary 6:30pm
    Sep 28, 2016
    06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
  • Terry Fox Run
    29 Sep 2016
    All Day
    Terry Fox Run
    Sep 29, 2016
    All Day
    On Thursday, September 29, 2016 all Handsworth students and staff will be taking part in the Terry Fox Run.  We will begin with a warm up on the field, followed by a planned route around the community. 
    We are encouraging students to donate a Toonie for Terry on the day of the run.There is also an opportunity for donations to be made online on our school page of the Terry Fox Foundation website. Any amount of donation is greatly appreciated and donations of $20.00 or more will receive a tax receipt. To donate online go to:  http://www.terryfox.ca/HandsworthSecondarySchool
    We are pleased to be a part of this year’s Terry Fox Event and we encourage our students to dress in blue & gold and wear appropriate footwear for our walk/ run.
    Thank you in advance for your support.
  • Orange Shirt Day
    30 Sep 2016
    All Day
    Orange Shirt Day
    Sep 30, 2016
    All Day
  • Ivey School of Business (Western) 3pm
    30 Sep 2016
    3:00 PM- 4:00 PM
    Ivey School of Business (Western) 3pm
    Sep 30, 2016
    03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
  • Sr Fball vs Holy Cross 3:45pm @ Handsworth**( Note Change from Sept.23)
    30 Sep 2016
    3:45 PM- 5:45 PM
    Sr Fball vs Holy Cross 3:45pm @ Handsworth**( Note Change from Sept.23)
    Sep 30, 2016
    03:45 PM - 05:45 PM
  • Deadline for MountainWest Photo Packages
    03 Oct 2016
    All Day
    Deadline for MountainWest Photo Packages
    Oct 03, 2016
    All Day
  • NVTA General Meeting
    28 Sep 2016
    4:00 PM- 6:00 PM
    NVTA General Meeting
    Sep 28, 2016
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
    St. Martin’s Anglican Church, 195 East Windsor Road
  • Welcome Back to School Dinner hosted by Tsleil-Waututh Nation and NVSD
    28 Sep 2016
    5:00 PM- 7:00 PM
    Welcome Back to School Dinner hosted by Tsleil-Waututh Nation and NVSD
    Sep 28, 2016
    05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
    Tsleil-Waututh Nation Gym
  • French Immersion Review input meeting
    28 Sep 2016
    7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
    French Immersion Review input meeting
    Sep 28, 2016
    07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
    Mountain View Room, Education Services Centre (2121 Lonsdale, 5th floor)
    Since January 2016, the District French Immersion Review Committee has been engaging in consultation with students, staff and parents to explore options for increasing flexibility and choice in French Immersion programming at the secondary level. On Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at 7pm at the Education Services Centre, the proposals arising from this consultation will be presented. Discussion and further feedback will be encouraged at this meeting. Please join us!
  • World Teachers' Day
    05 Oct 2016
    All Day
    World Teachers' Day
    Oct 05, 2016
    All Day
    The United Nations' World Teachers' Day commemorates the work of teachers and their contributions to society.  It is observed on October 5 each year.
  • Thanksgiving Day Statutory Holiday
    10 Oct 2016
    All Day
    Thanksgiving Day Statutory Holiday
    Oct 10, 2016
    All Day
    All facilities in the North Vancouver School District are closed

 Our Location

     1044 Edgewood Road
     North Vancouver BC V7R 1Y7     
Handsworth Office Hours
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone 604.903.3600

Attendance Line
604.903.3600 Ext 2

Fax 604.903.3601

Email handsworth@sd44.ca