About the Hockey Skills Academy
In partnership with N/C Hockey Group, the North Vancouver School District opened a Hockey Skills Academy
at École Windsor Secondary School in 2004. The Academy's program is
licensed by Hockey Canada as a Hockey Skills Academy. This co-ed program
provides for the participation of all students, male and female,
regardless of their hockey experience.
Hockey Skills Academy is an athlete-centred program aimed at developing
the whole athlete. The goal is to enhance a player's confidence and
self-esteem while giving them opportunities beyond the secondary school
The Hockey Skills Academy
program has developed and is proving to be an extremely positive
experience for students. With the coordination of secondary school
timetables in the North Vancouver School District, the program is
accessible to students outside the Windsor School catchment area.
program consists of the Hockey Skills curriculum as set out by Hockey
Canada 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. Leadership
opportunities are available by request/invitation to senior students.
Who can Participate
The Hockey Skills Academy is open to students
in Grades 8-12.
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
Classes are held at Windsor Secondary and North Shore Ice Sports.*
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 Hockey Skills Academy is:
If in a linear schedule:
* $2750 for Skaters
* 1842.50 for Goalies and slibings
If in a semester schedule:
* $1387.50 for Skaters
* $971.25 for Goalies and Slibings
To confirm a student's registration and secure placement in the Academy
for the 2023-24 school year, a non-refundable deposit of 10% is required
. 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 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
A limited number of bursaries are available for this Academy.
*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 27th, 2023 to February 27th, 2023.
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 Hockey Skills Academy, please contact email@example.com.
We look forward to hearing from you!