Summer Learning
North Vancouver School District
Summer Learning 2024 registration
​ Registration opens on Monday, May 1 at 8 a.m. for NVSD students (and on Friday, May 10 for students outside the NVSD). Registration closes on Friday, June 21 at 12 noon.
Summer Learning 2024 registration

Registration opens on Monday, May 1 at 8 a.m. for NVSD students (and on Friday, May 10 for students outside the NVSD). Registration closes on Friday, June 21 at 12 noon.

Registration opens on Monday, May 1 at 8 a.m. for NVSD students (and on Friday, May 10 for students outside the NVSD). Registration closes on Friday, June 21 at 12 noon. Visit the Registration web page for more information.

We would like to thank the Coast Salish people, specifically the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Na​tion and Tsleil-Waututh Nation, on whose traditional territory Summer Learning resides. We value the opportunity to learn, live, and share educational experiences on this traditional territory.


Important Facts about Summer Learning

  1. Summer Learning courses are intensive
  2. Daily attendance is mandatory
  3. We have high expectations for academic integrity


  • 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

    The 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’s 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’s Arts Education curriculum and provides school-based instrumental instruction to students in the intermediate grades (Grades 5 – 7 for Band and Grades 4 – 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

    ​Our 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.