Do you have a child born in 2012?
Kindergarten registration starts on
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.
registration period for Kindergarten opens on Tuesday November 1st and closes at 4 pm on Tuesday January
31st. Students who submit an application within this
priority period will be accommodated before late applicants.
child was born outside of Canada, you need to report to the VSB District Reception and Placement
Centre (DRPC) and
complete the initial Kindergarten application there.
In a few
Vancouver schools there may be more in-catchment applicants than the school can
accommodate. For those schools,
applicants who applied within the priority registration period (November 1 to January
31) will be included in a draw for available spaces. Students with siblings already in attendance
at the school (and who will be attending next year) will be placed prior to the
registering your child please bring:
1. Proof of residence in Vancouver
2. Child’s birth certificate
3. Immigration documentation (if
4. Immunization records
If you want
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 2017, but only after you have registered at your catchment
For more information on
Kindergarten registration please visit: http://www.vsb.bc.ca/kindergarten