School Registration

Information About Registering for School

School Registration

The Vancouver School Board offers a wide range of programs and educational services. Each school has its own distinct learning community. To help you through the registration process, we’ve created a guide which indicates the steps to follow in getting your child registered.

Important Dates and Timeline:

Important Dates Opens Closes
Priority Registration
Learn more at:
Download our Student Application Form
Nov 1, 2015 Jan 31, 2016
Gr 1 - 12 Students
Priority Registration
Download our Student Application Form
Nov 1, 2015 Jun 10, 2016
Cross boundary application period
No late or early application will be accepted
Feb 1, 2016 Feb 29, 2016

School Registration Process:


1. Is the student born in Canada?

  • Grade 1 to Grade 12 students born in Canada who SPEAK ENGLISH as their home language
  • All kindergarten students BORN in Canada regardless of their home language

  • Continue to the next question for the registration process

2. Do you want your child to go to your English Catchment School?

Not sure which school is your English Catchment School? Use the School Locator Tool