Minischool Online Test Registration
KG Mini School
Parent/Student Information Session
October 16th 2019 in KG Library at 7pm
King George Mini School is a District Enriched Program offered by the Vancouver School Board.
King George Mini School
KG Mini school is an enriched academic and accelerated math program that includes the following highlights:
• 2-Year Cohort (Gr. 8 and 9) within a minimum of 4 academic subjects, and automatic enrollment in the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program
• Focused on developing collaborative, creative, critically thinking communicators with a global perspective
• Opportunities for Leadership
• Opportunities for Community Involvement
• Purposeful use of Educational Technology
• 28 students
The Vancouver School Board requires all applicants for Mini schools to write a District Alternative Programs Test. This test is being offered November 19th at King George Library from 1pm to 4pm. On-line Registration is required for this test which consists of Math, English and Cognitive Skills components.
Please note that the test does not register you for admission to King George Mini School. Students writing the test will have the option of selecting their top three choices for District Programs. In addition to the District test, students must also:
1. Complete a KG Mini School paper application KG Mini School Application 2020.url
2. Provide a photocopy of the final Grade 6 report card and when available the Grade 7 first term report card (with teacher comments)
3. Participate in a KG Mini School interview
Information Night: October 16th at 7:00 pm in the King George Library above the
West End Community Centre on Denman Street.
District (on-line) Application Opens: October 24th Closes: November 7th
District Test: November 19th at 1:00 p.m. at your catchment area secondary school
School Application Deadline: December 19th
King George Mini School interviews will occur on January 28th, January 29th and January 30th.
You will be contacted by phone for an interview.
Please be prepared to attend during school time.
First Offers: February 19th
Mini Schools Calendar of Information Nights and Testing 2019 2020.url