École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Pink Shirt Day - Wednesday, February 27, 2019
​ Wear PINK on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 to show your support and take a stand against cyber bullying.  Add your note of support to our Pink Shirt Day Heart display in the Gallery!   Pink Shirt Day 2019
Pink Shirt Day - Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wear PINK on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 to show your support and take a stand against cyber bullying.  Add your note of support to our Pink Shirt Day Heart display in the Gallery!   Pink Shirt Day 2019

Course Programming Sheets are due Friday, February 22, 2019

​Please check the Course guide 2019-2020 (Feb 8, 2019).pdf  for more information.

Royals News February 2019
The Royals Newsletter for February 2019 is available on the Handsworth Newsletter Page.
February 2019 Newsletter.pdf

Royals News February 2019

The Royals Newsletter for February 2019 is available on the Handsworth Newsletter Page.

February 2019 Newsletter.pdf


Students are encouraged check out the latest information on Handsworth's Spring Sport Teams.
All students are encouraged to check the most current Spring Team sign-up and tryout information.  ​Please check HERE for the latest information on the Handsworth Athletics page.
Students are encouraged check out the latest information on Handsworth's Spring Sport Teams.

All students are encouraged to check the most current Spring Team sign-up and tryout information.  ​Please check HERE for the latest information on the Handsworth Athletics page.

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.

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  • Course Selection Forms Due
    22 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Course Selection Forms Due
    Feb 22, 2019
    All Day
  • HPAC Meeting
    25 Feb 2019
    7:00 PM- 8:30 PM
    HPAC Meeting
    Feb 25, 2019
    07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
    Learning Commons (Library)
  • Indigenous Blanket Ceremony
    25 Feb 2019
    7:30 PM- 8:30 PM
    Indigenous Blanket Ceremony
    Feb 25, 2019
    07:30 PM - 08:30 PM
    Learning Commons Library
    Please Join the Handsworth PAC Monday February 25th 2019 @ 7:30PM for a Indigenous Blanket Ceremony Learning Commons/Library Please RSVP to janetcarswell@shaw.ca Come participate in a one hour interactive activity that takes us through 10,000 years of Canadian Indigenous history. This is a challenging and sometimes emotional session that may impact the way we view the history of colonialism and the impact on First Nations, Inuit & Metis in our country. Parents are encouraged to come and experience what your children are learning in school. This is a mandatory course for Grade 10 classes and has also begun in Grade 9 classes. The Blanket Ceremony is mandatory for all RCMP officers and in increasingly becoming part of teacher training, school offering and other corporate development. The Handsworth PAC will host its monthly meeting from 7:00PM-7:30PM to be immediately followed by the Blanket Ceremony. Please RSVP to janetcarswell@shaw.ca
  • Late Start Wednesday Classes begin at 9:50 AM
    27 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Late Start Wednesday Classes begin at 9:50 AM
    Feb 27, 2019
    All Day
    Staff Development 8:30 to 9:45 AM
  • Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    27 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    Feb 27, 2019
    All Day
    Please check individual school websites for specific times.
  • Pink Shirt Day
    27 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Pink Shirt Day
    Feb 27, 2019
    All Day
    Focus: Cyberbullying Bullying can be a major problem in schools, workplaces, homes, and online. Over the month of February, and throughout the year, CKNW Kids' Fund's Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness of these issues, as well as raise funds to support programs that foster children’s healthy self-esteem. Handsworth staff and students are encouraged to WEAR PINK on Wed Feb 27th - a shirt, socks, a tie, a scarf or anything to show that the Handsworth community is committed to kindness! On February 27, 2019, we encourage everyone to practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying.
  • Grade 9 Immunizations
    28 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Grade 9 Immunizations
    Feb 28, 2019
    All Day
  • Gr 8 Rotation 2 Ends
    28 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Gr 8 Rotation 2 Ends
    Feb 28, 2019
    All Day
  • Young Entrepreneurship and Leadership Launchpad (YELL) Information Evening
    25 Feb 2019
    7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
    Young Entrepreneurship and Leadership Launchpad (YELL) Information Evening
    Feb 25, 2019
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
    Education Services Centre (Gordon Smith Gallery - Main Floor) 2121 Lonsdale Avenue
    ​Learn more about the YELL program at the Information Evening on Monday, February 25, 2019 at the Education Services Centre 2121 Lonsdale (Gordon Smith Gallery - Main Floor) from 7:00 – 8:00 pm. Click here to read more about the YELL program on our website: https://www.sd44.ca/ProgramsServices/Careers/Pages/YELL.aspx.
  • Youth & Vaping - Information, Considerations & Impacts
    25 Feb 2019
    7:00 PM- 9:00 PM
    Youth & Vaping - Information, Considerations & Impacts
    Feb 25, 2019
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Education Services Centre - 2121 Lonsdale Ave, 5th floor
    FREE Community Conversation for Parents Youth & Vaping - Information, Considerations & Impacts MONDAY, FEB 25, 2019, 7-9 PM 5th Floor 2121 Lonsdale Ave Keynote speaker: Dr. Milan Khara Panel: Youth, Parent, School District representative To learn more and RSVP: youthandvaping.eventbrite.com SPACE IS LIMITED
  • Basketball Academy Open House #1
    26 Feb 2019
    1:40 PM- 3:00 PM
    Basketball Academy Open House #1
    Feb 26, 2019
    01:40 PM - 03:00 PM
    Parkgate Community Centre (3625 Banff Ct, North Vancouver, BC)
    The Basketball Academy Open House will take place on ​Tuesday, February 26 at the Parkgate Community Centre from 1:40 – 3:00 pm.
  • Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    27 Feb 2019
    All Day
    Staff Collaboration (Schools post their scheduled time)
    Feb 27, 2019
    All Day
    Please check individual school websites for specific times.
  • Basketball Academy Open House #2
    27 Feb 2019
    1:40 PM- 3:00 PM
    Basketball Academy Open House #2
    Feb 27, 2019
    01:40 PM - 03:00 PM
    Argyle Secondary School Gym (1131 Frederick Rd, North Vancouver, BC)
    The second Basketball Academy Open House will take place on Wednesday, February 27 at Argyle Secondary School Gym from 1:40 – 3:00 pm.

 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