Secondary Schools

Vancouver Technical Secondary School

Location

2600 East Broadway Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1Y5
Canada
49° 15' 41.058" N, 123° 3' 6.0624" W

Vancouver Technical Secondary School
2600 East Broadway Avenue
Vacnouver, BC
V5M 1Y5

Recognized by the Canadian Education Association in 1995 as one of the twenty-one "exemplary" secondary schools in Canada, Vancouver Technical Secondary School is a comprehensive secondary school enrolling 1616 students.

Students participate in a range of courses, clubs and activities to provide them with a well-balanced education. Vancouver Technical Secondary offers a diverse academic program which includes Advanced Placement courses in English, French, calculus, chemistry, and physics; electives in business education, fine arts, home economics (including the only Hairdressing Apprenticeship program in the district), physical education, and technology education; and second language instruction in English, French, Mandarin, and Spanish. Extra-curricular opportunities for students abound in art, athletics, performing arts, and community service.

University Hill Secondary School

Location

2896 Acadia Road
Vancouver, BC V6T 1S2
Canada
49° 15' 42.0768" N, 123° 14' 1.6728" W

University Hill Secondary School
2896 Acadia Road
Vancouver, BC
V6T 1S2

University Hill Secondary is situated in a naturally beautiful setting on the University of British Columbia campus. With an enrolment of 532 students, University Hill Secondary is the smallest school in the Vancouver school district.

The school traditions and culture are characterized by a strong commitment to academics and a record of active participation in the fine and performing arts. The school offers academic courses with outdoor learning and recreation activities. University Hill students have had a record of outstanding scholastic achievement. Many fine arts, drafting, computer and language electives are offered.

Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School

Churchill Secondary School

Location

7055 Heather Street
Vancouver, BC V6P 3P7
Canada
49° 13' 16.9356" N, 123° 7' 25.5972" W

Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School
7055 Heather Street
Vancouver, BC
V6P 3P7

Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School is a comprehensive school located in the Marpole area of residential south Vancouver with approximately 2100 students. It offers a rich and varied program that includes traditional academic courses as well as many special programs such as French Immersion, peer tutoring, and a "buddy program" for junior students - new to the large high school environment. Many students each year are recognized for their academic achievements.

Sir Charles Tupper Secondary School

Tupper Secondary School

Location

419 East 24th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5V 2A2
Canada
49° 14' 57.4044" N, 123° 5' 39.156" W

Sir Charles Tupper Secondary School
419 East 24th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5V 2A2

Sir Charles Tupper Secondary School occupies a four-city-block campus centrally located in the city. The campus has a track, playing fields, tennis courts, and extensive landscaping. It is a community of students drawn from around the world, characterized by friendly, accepting staff.

Tupper is a comprehensive school of 1000 students. To challenge the academic students, Advanced Placement (AP) is offered in computer studies, calculus, physics, chemistry, history, and literature; enriched courses are also offered. Second language courses are available in French and Spanish. Other electives include home economics, technology, business, art, drama and choir.

Prince of Wales Secondary School

Prince of Wales Secondary

Location

2250 Eddington Drive
Vancouver, BC V6L 2E7
Canada
49° 14' 43.9836" N, 123° 9' 30.978" W

Prince of Wales Secondary School
2250 Eddington Drive
Vancouver, BC
V6L 2E7

Prince of Wales Secondary School is located in the Arbutus residential area of Vancouver. It is a comprehensive school with approximately 1300 students in grades 8 through 12; 95% local students and 5% international students.

Students are encouraged to participate in a range of courses and activities to provide them with a well-rounded education. Prince of Wales Secondary offers strong academic, fine arts and athletic programs as well as extra-curricular clubs and activities.

Point Grey Secondary School

Location

5350 East Boulevard
Vancouver, BC V6M 3V2
Canada
49° 14' 17.6748" N, 123° 9' 17.4708" W

Point Grey Secondary School
5350 East Boulevard
Vancouver, BC
V6M 3V2

Point Grey Secondary School, located in the Kerrisdale area, is housed in a distinctive building bordered by a fine track and field facility, tennis courts and an ice arena. With approximately 1200 students, it offers numerous opportunities for student involvement and leadership through club activities and sports teams. Point Grey has a proud tradition of excellence in the three A's - Arts, Athletics, and Academics. Modern language programs include French, Japanese and Spanish. Point Grey also has calculus, visual arts and design, drama, stagecraft, choir and band.

King George Secondary School

King George

Location

1755 Barclay Street
Vancouver, BC V6G 1K6
Canada
49° 17' 20.7672" N, 123° 8' 9.7512" W

King George Secondary School
1755 Barclay Street
Vancouver, BC
V6G 1K6

King George Secondary School is a small school near Stanley Park in downtown Vancouver that currently enrolls about 468 students. Its small size is one of its biggest assets. While the population is diverse, students are accepting of each other and there is a strong sense of community where students feel safe. King George offers an academic program. Students may also choose electives in fine arts, business, technology, home economics, and physical education. Second language courses are offered in French and Spanish.

Killarney Secondary School

Location

6454 Killarney Street
Vancouver, BC V5S 2X7
Canada
49° 13' 29.1216" N, 123° 2' 44.3508" W

Killarney Secondary School
6454 Killarney Street
Vancouver, BC
V5S 2X7

Killarney Secondary School is a dynamic, comprehensive school with approximately 2000 students in grades 8 to 12. It features a strong academic program with diverse elective courses: electronic keyboard, music composition, business education, entrepreneurship, jewellery making, clothing and textiles, food studies and information technology. Killarney has the city's largest and most varied fine arts program, featuring an award-winning music program in band, orchestra, choral, strings, and music composition. The school offers elective courses in art, graphic design and drama.

John Oliver Secondary School

Location

530 East 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5W 1P3
Canada
49° 13' 58.4436" N, 123° 5' 40.0344" W

John Oliver Secondary School
530 East 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5W 1P3

John Oliver Secondary School is a comprehensive school in the Fraser residential district of Vancouver. John Oliver is a vibrant and friendly high school. The diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds of 1135 students form the foundation for the school's work in developing world citizens.

A comprehensive educational program includes enriched, honours and Advanced Placement courses, and opportunities in academics, arts, athletics, and practical skills. Elective courses include: drafting and design, marketing, information technology, French, Spanish, Mandarin, art, choir, drama and band.

Gladstone Secondary School

Location

4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, BC V5N 4Z2
Canada
49° 14' 55.7916" N, 123° 3' 37.7928" W

Gladstone Secondary
4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, BC
V5N 4Z2

Gladstone Secondary School is located in Vancouver's Kensington neighbourhood, near the Nanimo Sky Train station. Gladstone Secondary a diverse multicultural high school, which enrolls 1340 students in grades 8 through 12.

Special emphasis at Gladstone is given to choral music, dance, drama and journalism. The school offers many academic courses and strong elective programs in dance, music, business education, design and inforamtion technology. Advanced placement (AP) is offered in calculus, English and physics.