Gathering Place

Alert: In-class instruction suspended
The health and safety of our students, our staff and our communities is our top priority.  At this time, there is NO change for our Adult Education students and AE classes will continue to take place remotely and online for the remainder of this term.
The District will continue to keep the public informed of matters related to the COVID-19 response. Please visit the District website at www.vsb.bc.ca for up-to-date information.

Gathering Place Education Centre offers self-paced courses ranging from Foundations courses to Grade 11 and Grade 12.

Gathering Place

Location: 609 Helmcken Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6B 5R1 

(main floor of the Gathering Place Community Centre, next to the Reading Room).


Contact Information

General Inquiries


604- 257-3849 

Vice Principal     

Jacquie Price     



David Morita      


If you can't reach someone at Gathering Place, please call South Hill Education Centre at 604-713-5770

Hours of Operation

Self-paced learning centre hours - September 2019 to June 2020


12:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.


11:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.


11:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.


Academic advising


 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.   


The Gathering will be closed during these dates

February 17, 2020

BC Family Day

March 16, 2020 – March 29, 2020

Spring Break

April 10, 2020 – April 13, 2020

Easter Long Weekend

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