√Čcole Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Course Request Home Entry into MyEd CLOSES Thursday, February 29
‚ÄčParent and Student Course Programming Presentations were held for 2024-2025 course selection.
‚ÄčCourse request entry is completed at home February 14 to 29.  Completed course forms are DUE to school office by March 1.

Did you miss a presentation?  Do you wish to review the meeting notes?  Information is available on our Course Programming‚Äč Page‚Äč.
Course Request Home Entry into MyEd CLOSES Thursday, February 29

‚ÄčParent and Student Course Programming Presentations were held for 2024-2025 course selection.

‚ÄčCourse request entry is completed at home February 14 to 29.  Completed course forms are DUE to school office by March 1.


Did you miss a presentation?  Do you wish to review the meeting notes?  Information is available on our Course Programming‚Äč Page‚Äč.

Parent Student Teacher Conferences booking window #1 is OPEN
Accounts for families who attended conferences in the fall of 2023 are still active.  Only families new to Handsworth are required to set up an account.  Information on the upcoming Parent Student Teacher Conferences‚Äč is available under the Parent tab.
Parent Student Teacher Conferences booking window #1 is OPEN

Accounts for families who attended conferences in the fall of 2023 are still active.  Only families new to Handsworth are required to set up an account.  Information on the upcoming Parent Student Teacher Conferences‚Äč is available under the Parent tab.

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Welcome to Handsworth Secondary School

 
‚ÄčMission 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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  • Staff Collaboration Day and Adjusted Bell Schedule
    28 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Staff Collaboration Day and Adjusted Bell Schedule
    Feb 28, 2024
    All Day

    2023 - 2024 Staff Collaboration 
    ‚ÄčAdjusted Bell Schedule
    Classes begin at 09:50
    ‚ÄčWednesday, September 27, 2023
    Wednesday, October 25, 2023

    Wednesday, February 28, 2024
    Wednesday, April 24, 2024
    ‚ÄčNo Tutorial
    ‚Äč09:50 - 10:52 Period 7
    10:56 - 11:56 Period 5
    12:00 - 13:00 Period 6
    13:00 - 14:00 LUNCH
    14:00 - 15:00 Period 8


  • BR 7568 Late Start
    28 Feb 2024
    All Day
    BR 7568 Late Start
    Feb 28, 2024
    All Day

    ‚ÄčStaff Collaboration‚Äč classes begin at 09:50

  • Pink Shirt Day
    28 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Pink Shirt Day
    Feb 28, 2024
    All Day
  • Parent Student Teacher Conferences Booking Window #2 OPENS at 6:00 PM
    28 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Parent Student Teacher Conferences Booking Window #2 OPENS at 6:00 PM
    Feb 28, 2024
    All Day

    ‚ÄčParent Student Teacher Conferences will take place on Thursday, March 7, 2024. 


  • Parent Presentation Substance Use Prevention: A Guide for Parents
    28 Feb 2024
    6:00 PM- 7:30 PM
    Parent Presentation Substance Use Prevention: A Guide for Parents
    Feb 28, 2024
    06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
    Online Presentation by Pre-registration

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    Participants must register in advance due to limited capacity. Session dates are:

    Please share within your community and email educ.mentalhealth@gov.bc.ca with any questions.‚Äč

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  • Zone Concert
    28 Feb 2024
    7:00 PM- 9:00 PM
    Zone Concert
    Feb 28, 2024
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Grand Commons
  • BR 5678
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    BR 5678
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day
  • Course Request MyEd Entry at HOME closes
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Course Request MyEd Entry at HOME closes
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day

    ‚ÄčCourse Request MyEd Entry at HOME opens:  February 14 - 29, 2024

    ‚ÄčCompleted Course Request Forms are DUE Friday, March 1, 2024 to the school office.

    Please check the Course Programming & Program Info page form more information.


  • Staff Collaboration Day (shortened day for students)
    28 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Staff Collaboration Day (shortened day for students)
    Feb 28, 2024
    All Day
    District Calendar
  • The Art of Conversation: exhibition closes at the Gordon Smith Gallery
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    The Art of Conversation: exhibition closes at the Gordon Smith Gallery
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day
    Gordon Smith Gallery (2121 Lonsdale Avenue) District Calendar

    ‚ÄčThe Art of Conversation features artwork by over 20 Canadian artists, exploring the role of art as a platform for communication. The Art of Conversation draws conversational threads between the works in the gallery, highlighting art‚Äôs potential to facilitate and provoke dialogue. The perspectives and artistic conversations of elementary and secondary school students will be featured through original writing and art.

    Public hours: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 12 to 4 p.m.

    Visit Artists for Kids' website for more information.

  • Band & Strings 2024-2025 registration closes
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Band & Strings 2024-2025 registration closes
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day
    District Calendar

    The Elementary Band & Strings Program is a unique instrumental music program that is distinctive to the NVSD. The program complements the BC Ministry of Education‚Äôs Arts Education curriculum and provides school-based instrumental instruction to students in the intermediate grades (Grades 5 ‚Äď 7 for Band and Grades 4 ‚Äď 7 for Strings).

    More information is available on the Band & Strings web page.

  • Academies initial placement offer deadline
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Academies initial placement offer deadline
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day
    District Calendar

    ‚ÄčOur highly specialized academies are designed to enhance the overall student experience by providing learning environments that concentrate on a focal skill set. Students in Grades 8 to 12 work towards graduation while accelerating their knowledge and skill development in an area of interest that can form a foundation for successful post-graduation pursuits.

    The following academies will be offered during the 2024/25 school year: AFK Studio Art | Basketball | Business of Gaming and Entrepreneurship | Dance | Digital Media | Digital Media Lite | Field Hockey | Hockey Skills | Robotics | Rowing | Soccer | Volleyball

    The application period for academies begins on Friday, January 19, and the initial placement offer deadline is Thursday, February 29. Applications received after February 29 may be placed on a waitlist. Final academy offerings are subject to sufficient enrolment.

    For more information about our Academies programs, please visit our Academies web page and plan on attending the Secondary Enhanced Programs & Academies Night on Thursday, January 18, at Carson Graham Secondary (optional RSVP here).

  • Budget Priorities 2024/25: Public Input closes
    29 Feb 2024
    All Day
    Budget Priorities 2024/25: Public Input closes
    Feb 29, 2024
    All Day
    District Calendar

    Starting February 1 through February 29, school district community members are invited to provide input on budget priorities that fall under the Operating Budget and align with the school district’s strategic priorities. There are several ways to provide feedback, including through an online survey, email and traditional mail. You can also participate during the Standing Committee Meetings on February 6 and March 5, 2024.

    For more information on how to engage, visit the Budget Priorities: Public Input web page.

 Our Location

     1033 Handsworth Road
     North Vancouver BC V7R 2A7     
 
 
Handsworth Office Hours
08:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
(September - June)

Phone 604.903.3600

Attendance Line
604.903.3600 Ext 2

Fax 604.903.3601

Email handsworth@sd44.ca