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Vancouver School District in partnership with the Field Hockey BC
(FHBC) offers the Field Hockey Academy, which provides programming for all students male and female,
regardless of their field hockey experience.
Field Hockey Academy is led by FHBC and is complimentary to FHBC's
Regional Program. As a result, all Academy players, provided they meet
the selection criteria and program policies, will be eligible to compete
in the Regional Tournament where Provincial Team selections are made.
program consists of a field hockey curriculum focused on holistic
athlete development, including technical/tactical skills training,
strength and conditioning, and performance education, and the Physical
and Health Education curriculum established by the B.C Ministry of
Education. Students earn their grade level P.H.E. credit upon successful
completion of the program.
The Field Hockey Academy is open to students
in Grades 8-12. Participation in the Field Hockey
Academy will not affect a student's eligibility to play for their home
school's Field Hockey team.
Selection for the Hockey Skills Academy
The total number of spots available in the program
depends on the number of returning students, the number of applications
received, and the ability of schools to organize the school timetable to
meet enrolment and programming requirements.
Priority 1: Returning students
Priority 2: Wait-listed students from the previous year
Priority 3: Lottery for remaining students consistent with Board Policy 605: Admission of Students to Schools
The program is held at Sutherland Secondary and Rutledge Field.
Schedule to be determined.
* Transportation to and from the Academy site is the sole responsibility of the student and/or parent/guardian.
The total cost for
the Field Hockey Academy is $2,500 for the 2021/22 school year.
To confirm a student's registration and secure placement in the Academy
for the 2021/22 school year, a non-refundable deposit of $250 is required
on or before March 28, 2021. Please Note: Non-payment by the deadline will result in automatic withdrawal from the Academy.
Fee: Parents/Guardians may pay the remaining balance in full or set-up
instalments any time between April and August 2021 through School Cash Online. Please Note: Failure to pay the balance in full or set up
instalments by the deadline will result in automatic withdrawal from the
*An additional Programming Fee of approximately $935 may apply to out-of-district students.
Ready to Apply?
New and returning academy students must complete the online application via School Cash Online. Applications will be accepted from
January 18, 2021 to February 21, 2021.
International students can contact email@example.com to apply.
Out-of-district applicants can contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an application link.
If you have any questions about our Field Hockey Academy, please contact email@example.com.
We look forward to hearing from you!