École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Grad 2019 and Grade 12 Information

Grade 12s – the deadline to submit your scholarship applications has been extended to Tuesday, May 7th at 8:30AM.   If you would like to be considered for any of Handsworth’s scholarships, please submit an application package before this time.  Applications can be found online, on the HANDSWORTH SCHOLARSHIP PAGE.

Grade 12 students applying to UBC or any University requiring a broad based application or personal profile/personal statement of experience, Mr. Lavallee will be offering the following sessions:
Tuesday, January 8, 12:40 PM at Lunch, Room 211
Thursday, January 10, 12:40 PM at Lunch, Room 211

Students should come prepared to work on an application they have already started.



Please read the information on the 'Grad 2019 Handout for Yearbook' carefully it is non-negotiable, and all deadlines must be met – no exceptions.     Grad 2019 Handout for Yearbook.pdf

Please note these IMPORTANT DATES and DEADLINES:

December 16 - 19, 2018 Grad Portraits by Artona, photo sitting sessions are booked in advance through Artona Handsworth Grad Portraits

January 15, 2019 - LAST DAY to submit Grad Write-Ups and Baby Pictures for the yearbook

February 12, 2019 at 12:50 PM Grad Group Shot, Gallery

February 15, 2019 Last Day to submit a Yearbook 'PDA' Grad Public Display of Affection.

Email a high-resolution digital image (jpeg format only) and max 150 word statement (no poems that exceed 5 lines) by email to: handsworthpda@gmail.com. Please include your child’s full legal name and their preferred name (if applicable). Only $50 - please pay online. Only available until Feb 15th -  so book now!

   Only 48 PDA spots are available, first come, first served.

February 28, 2019 - deadline for Grad Portrait Retakes

Late submissions for anything will not be included.

Email all submissions to: hssyearbook2019@gmail.com

Be sure to submit to the correct email address – several students last year sent their content to the wrong email address with a typo and were not included.

Grad Yearbook Sample.jpg

Attention Handsworth Grads of 2019

Your 2019 Grad Gear is ready to be ordered!

  • Please come to the gallery on Tuesday, November 13 and Wednesday, November 14 at lunch to try on the sample sizes.

  • Use the link to place your order through the online store: Handsworth Grad Gear http://handsworthss.peeluniforms.store/

  •  If you want your gear before Christmas, your order must be made before, Monday November 26, 2018.

  • You MUST ship your order directly to Handsworth Secondary School address (do not use your home address)

  • When the gear arrives, we will contact you to pick it up.

Handsworth Secondary, Year at a Glance for Graduation in 2019

Month by month guide with important dates for grade 12 students in their final year.


Financing your Child's Post-Secondary Education and Scholarship Information Night

Parent Information Night
Lisa Rogers of the Credit Counselling Society of BC will be discussing options and information with regard to financing post secondary education.  She will be discussing scholarship and bursary options within this context.  David Lavallee will be giving a brief overview of the scholarship process and our internal scholarship decisions as an introduction to Lisa's presentation.
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
6:00 PM    Learning Commons (Library)

Tickets will be available via Eventbrite beginning on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6:00PM!

Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/financing-your-childs-post-secondary-education-tickets-53148110429

Seating is limited; please reserve your tickets through Eventbrite early!

Scholarship Bursary Form

Grade 12 Parent Information Session

The Grade 12 Parent Information Session notes will be posted following the presentation on Thursday, September 27th, 2018, 6:00 PM, Learning Commons (Library).

Grade 12 Parent Night Presentation Notes.pdf

Scholarship Websites.pdf

StudentTranscripts Service

Students may order their transcripts through StudentTranscripts Service.  Information is available on the Handsworth Student Transcripts Page.


Student Transcript Poster June 2018.pdf