École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Adjusted Bell Schedule for May 30, 2019 - Grade 12 Exit Interviews
All classes begin at 08:30.         Students in Grades 8 to 11 are dismissed at 11:45.       Lunch 11:50 to 12:50.         Grade 12 Exit Interviews 13:00 to 15:00.          May 30 Adjusted Bell Schedule.pdf
Adjusted Bell Schedule for May 30, 2019 - Grade 12 Exit Interviews

All classes begin at 08:30.         Students in Grades 8 to 11 are dismissed at 11:45.       Lunch 11:50 to 12:50.         Grade 12 Exit Interviews 13:00 to 15:00.          May 30 Adjusted Bell Schedule.pdf

Varsity Football Head Coach
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Head Varsity Coach at Handsworth Secondary.  Please Click HERE to visit the Handsworth Football sports page, and for more information contact Mr. R. Langston, Athletics Director at rlangston@sd44.ca.
Varsity Football Head Coach
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Head Varsity Coach at Handsworth Secondary.  Please Click HERE to visit the Handsworth Football sports page, and for more information contact Mr. R. Langston, Athletics Director at rlangston@sd44.ca.
May - June 2019 Provincial Exam Information and Timetable
​English 12 , François Langue Seconde - Immersion 12 and Numeracy Assessment is available HERE.
May - June 2019 Provincial Exam Information and Timetable

​English 12, François Langue Seconde - Immersion 12 and Numeracy Assessment is available HERE.

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. 

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  • Elementary Track Meet
    21 May 2019
    All Day
    Elementary Track Meet
    May 21, 2019 - May 22, 2019
    All Day
    Handsworth Field
  • Royal Flex Day
    22 May 2019
    10:40 AM- 11:55 AM
    Royal Flex Day
    May 22, 2019
    10:40 AM - 11:55 AM
  • Grade 10 Math Final Exam
    22 May 2019
    10:40 AM- 11:55 AM
    Grade 10 Math Final Exam
    May 22, 2019
    10:40 AM - 11:55 AM
    Grade 10 Math Exam at Flex Time
  • Grade 8 Science Fair
    22 May 2019
    6:00 PM- 7:00 PM
    Grade 8 Science Fair
    May 22, 2019
    06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Vaping Presentations
    23 May 2019
    All Day
    Vaping Presentations
    May 23, 2019
    All Day
    Handsworth Small Gym
    Grade 8s morning assemblies PE classes afternoon assemblies
  • Grade 7 School Tours (Braemar and Cleveland)
    23 May 2019
    9:00 AM- 10:00 AM
    Grade 7 School Tours (Braemar and Cleveland)
    May 23, 2019
    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Grade 7 School Tours (Montroyal)
    23 May 2019
    11:00 AM- 12:00 PM
    Grade 7 School Tours (Montroyal)
    May 23, 2019
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Italy 2020 Information Meeting
    23 May 2019
    5:30 PM- 6:30 PM
    Italy 2020 Information Meeting
    May 23, 2019
    05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
    Learning Commons Library
    Handsworth is proud to organize the 20th anniversary trip to Italy (March 11-19, 2020)! Students will experience a gondola ride down the canals of Venice, be inspired by the art and architecture of renaissance masters in Florence and ancient Rome! There will be an information meeting on May 23, 2019 at 5:30 PM in the Learning Commons/Library. For more information contact Mr. Audia in Room 208 or at saudia@sd44.ca.
  • 2e: Twice Exceptional Movie Screening & Panel Discussion
    22 May 2019
    6:30 PM- 8:00 PM
    2e: Twice Exceptional Movie Screening & Panel Discussion
    May 22, 2019
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
    Mountainview Room, 5th floor - Education Services Centre (2121 Lonsdale Ave)
    Presenting Thomas Ropelewski's award-winning documentary 2e: Twice Exceptional, based on the stories of students at the internationally-renowned Bridges Academy in California. This film examines the successful educational journeys of students whose advanced intellectual abilities are accompanied by social-emotional challenges, sensory or motor needs, and/or learning disabilities. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion. Space is limited. Please register at: http://bit.ly/2H2AmGx.
  • RESILIENCE: The biology of stress and the science of hope (Film screening)
    23 May 2019
    7:00 PM- 9:00 PM
    RESILIENCE: The biology of stress and the science of hope (Film screening)
    May 23, 2019
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Argyle Secondary School
    RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS AND THE SCIENCE OF HOPE chronicles the promising beginnings of a national movement to prevent childhood trauma, treat Toxic Stress, and greatly improve the health of future generations. Screening of the film will be followed by a panel discussion involving experts in education, public health, and mental health. Resources for families will be available. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/resilience-film-screening-argyle-secondary-school-tickets-58818502725
  • 2020 District Grade 8 Quebec Trip - Information meeting
    28 May 2019
    7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
    2020 District Grade 8 Quebec Trip - Information meeting
    May 28, 2019
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    Education Services Centre, 2121 Lonsdale Ave, 5th floor, Mountainview Room
    Parents and students interested in learning more about the 2020 Grade 8 District Quebec Trip are invited to attend an information meeting on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Education Services Centre, 2121 Lonsdale Avenue, in the Mountainview Room on the 5th floor. The meeting will outline a trip itinerary and provide details on trip costs, supervision, and the expectations of students prior to and during the trip. Parents and students wishing to attend this information meeting should register by clicking on the following link https://2020districtquebectripmeeting.eventbrite.ca
  • Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    29 May 2019
    All Day
    Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    May 29, 2019
    All Day
    Please check individual school websites for specific times.
  • Ready, Set, Learn (Carisbrooke Elementary)
    29 May 2019
    3:30 PM- 4:30 PM
    Ready, Set, Learn (Carisbrooke Elementary)
    May 29, 2019
    03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
    510 Carisbrooke Rd E, North Vancouver, BC V7N 1N5
    The North Vancouver School District welcomes 3-5 year-olds who have not yet started kindergarten to come and join us with their parents, guardians, childcare providers, or early childhood educators to Ready, Set, Learn – a free early learning event funded by the BC Ministry of Education. The Ready, Set, Learn initiative is aimed at helping preschoolers get ready for school. It recognizes that families need to establish positive connections with schools and early learning community partners who provide resources and information. When you attend one of the North Vancouver School District’s Ready, Set, Learn events, your child will enjoy play based language and literacy activities. https://www.sd44.ca/ProgramsServices/earlylearning/readysetlearn/Documents/2019%20Ready%20Set%20Learn%20Poster%20-%20Jan%2030%20Final%20Copy.pdf

 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