Feature Student Stories
Our students come from diverse backgrounds.Whether they are new to Canada, simply need to upgrade their grades or need to earn their Dogwood Diploma, each student has a rich history and great hopes for their future.
“I want to be a role model for people to go back to school. I want others to learn from me,” says Bacilia Ramirez, a graduate from Hastings Education Centre... read more
In 2012, at 40 years old and with a coveted position as project manager of network operations and finance of a large telecommunications ... read more
Surayya Jan’s move to Canada from Pakistan wasn’t nearly as life altering as her past experiences... read more
Six Locations and a Variety of Courses
The Vancouver School District operates six centres located throughout the city offering upgrade courses and secondary school completion for adult students. We provide learners with opportunities to take courses that range from the literacy level to grade 12.