Kindergarten registration for children born
in 2013 begins on November 1st.
All Kindergarten applicants are
required to submit an application to their English catchment elementary school.
This includes families who wish to apply for choice programs (French Immersion,
Montessori, etc.) and/or a cross boundary placement.
The priority registration period
for Kindergarten opens on Wednesday
November 1st and closes at 4 pm on Wednesday January 31st.
Students who submit an application within this priority period will be accommodated
before late applicants.
In the event there are more
in-catchment applicants than the school can accommodate the following process
will be used to prioritize enrolment:
Kindergarten Applications Received
Between November 1st and January 31st
Kindergarten applicants with siblings in attendance at the school (and who will
be attending next year) will be placed first.
names of all other in-catchment registrants will be entered into a random draw for the remaining
who cannot be accommodated will be placed on a waitlist in the order in which
their name was drawn.
January 31st and the second Friday in June students on the ordered
waitlist will be accommodated as space becomes available.
students who cannot be accommodated will be offered placement at an alternate
Vancouver school until space becomes available.
Registrations Received AFTER January 31st
In-catchment Kindergarten students
who apply after January 31st
will be accommodated if there is space.
If there is no space, their names will be added to the bottom of the
Note: There will be no
priority given to registrants with siblings if they register after January
When registering your child
Proof of residence in Vancouver
documentation (if applicable)
If you wish to apply for a Choice
program or cross-boundary, you must first apply to your English catchment
elementary school. Applications for Choice programs and cross boundary
placements will be accepted in early 2018.
For more information on kindergarten registration visit: http://www.vsb.bc.ca/kindergarten