École Windsor Secondary
North Vancouver School District
Program Requirements Overview

Grade 9​​

​Grade 9

​French Immersion

Required CoursesRequired Courses
  • English 9
  • Math 9
  • Science 9
  • Social Studies 9
  • Physical & Health Ed (PHE) 9 or Sport Academy
  • Career Ed​ucation 9 (Embedded)
  • English 9
  • Français langue seconde-immersion 9
  • Math 9
  • Sciences humaines 9
  • Science 9  OR ​Sciences naturelles 9
  • Éducation artistique​ 9 (culture et communication 9)  
  • Career Education 9 (Embedded)
  • Physical & Health Ed (PHE) 9 or Sport Academy 9
Elective CoursesElective Courses
  • Elective 1 (*language)
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 1

     
​NOTE:  Students take a minimum of eight courses in their Grade 9 year.  *Students in Grade 9 (English stream) should consider a second language as one of their elective choices if they plan to pursue university straight out of secondary school, as a language 11 course (other than English) is required for some post-secondary institutions. 

ELECTIVE COURSES
•French 9 or Spanish 9
•Drafting 9
•Drama 9 
•Electronics & Robotics 9
•Food Studies 9
•Metalwork 9
•Music 9: Chamber Choir 
•Music 9: Concert Band (experience required)
•Textiles 9 
•Visual Arts 9
•Woodwork 9 
•Web Development 10 (2024-2025 Alt.)
•Media Design 10 (2023-2024 Alt.)

X-BLOCK COURSES - are taken outside of the timetable, students can take in addition to their required 8 courses:
•Music 9: Concert Choir or Vocal Jazz
•Music 9: Jazz Band (Students must also take Concert Band)
•Music 9: Orchestral Strings 


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