Byrne Creek runs on a semester system which enables students to complete two years of a course in one year.
Several recent graduates have won prestigious academic awards.
As Burnaby ‘s newest secondary school, it features the latest in technology, including six computer labs and a computerized library.
Two Apple computer labs support comprehensive Media Arts and Graphic Arts programs for students.
For specific classes, students use laptop computers with wireless capability, allowing access to computer-based resources such as the internet without being limited to specific locations and equipment.
The school’s outstanding Visual and Performing Arts Program includes Dance, Drama , Music and Visual Arts, including an extensive program in Media Arts.
Byrne Creek boasts a Centre for Dialogue, a three-tiered, semicircular meeting space equipped with drop -down screens, microphones, cameras and computer access . The Centre allows students to participate in international presentations and global discussions.