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Review this page for a list of required forms and steps to start the application process to the Burnaby School District ‘International Education’ program.

Application Process Required Documents

Prior to filling out the online application, please

  1. Review Program Fees, and other information details available in this section.
  2. Print out the Required Documents.
  3. Review, sign, scan and upload on the online system.

Application Forms

The links below will be updated when we have the most current PDF (or other documents to link to).

Current News About Intake Periods

Click on any of these tabs to view details for each Intake Period. ⇓

September 2017 – Applications now CLOSED

We are no longer accepting applications for our September 2017 intake. All elementary and secondary schools are now closed. We are currently accepting applications for our January/February 2018 intakes for both elementary and secondary schools.

Please be sure to have all of the required documents completed and uploaded for your application as we will be automatically declining incomplete applications.

Prior to filling out the online application, please print out the Required Documents. Review, sign, scan and upload on the online system.

January 2018 – Applications now OPEN

We are currently accepting applications for our January/February 2018 intakes for both elementary and secondary schools.

We are closed for the following Elementary schools for January 2018 applications;

  • Brentwood Park
  • Cameron
  • Nelson
  • Seaforth
  • Taylor Park

Please Note: Elementary school placement results will be available in (October 2017).  While we will make every attempt to place your student in one of their preferred schools we cannot guarantee your student will be placed in one these schools.  Please be aware that there is No Full Refund if a student is not assigned to one of their requested schools.

Please be sure to have all of the required documents completed and uploaded for your application as we will be automatically declining incomplete applications.

Prior to filling out the online application, please print out the Required Documents. Review, sign, scan and upload on the online system.

February 2018 – Applications now OPEN

We are currently accepting applications for our January/February 2018 intakes for both elementary and secondary schools.

We are NOT accepting applications for Burnaby Central Secondary School at this time.  We are hoping that more space will become available in October.  Please check back with us in October 2017 if you have a student interested in attending Burnaby Central Secondary.

The following schools are NOT accepting Grade 8 students;

  • Burnaby Central
  • Moscrop
  • Burnaby North
  • Burnaby South

For new international students who apply for entering Grade 10 and above we always recommend they study at a semester school as students need to earn credits toward graduation requirements as soon as possible and the semester schools offer more flexibility in class scheduling.

The following three are SEMESTER schools:

  • Alpha
  • Byrne
  • Burnaby Central (CLOSED FOR FEB 2018 APPLICATION)

Please be sure to have all of the required documents completed and uploaded for your application as we will be automatically declining incomplete applications.

Prior to filling out the online application, please print out the Required Documents. Review, sign, scan and upload on the online system.

Summer 2018 – Applications now CLOSED

Please be sure to have all of the required documents completed and uploaded for your application as we will be automatically declining incomplete applications.

Prior to filling out the online application, please print out the Required Documents. Review, sign, scan and upload on the online system.

Get more News about Intake Periods and Other Details by visiting our News or Events sections!

Age Requirements to Apply

Please note we do not accept applications from students who turn 18 years of age before July 1st of the calendar year in which they want to start. While our age limit is 17 years, we strongly recommend students wishing to graduate start at a younger age in order to have a better chance at success.

Students who turn 18 years of age before July 1st and are interested in earning an Adult High School Diploma can apply to study at our Adult High School. For more information about this, please contact burnabycce@sd41.bc.ca

    Need to Find An Agent?

    Please email us at international@sd41.bc.ca telling us where you live, and we will give you the name of a Burnaby representative in your area.

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    Why study in Burnaby?

    With superior academic programs and modern facilities, all located within a city of vibrant green spaces, modern shopping malls, safe residential neighbourhoods, and state of the art public transit, choosing an education in Burnaby is the right choice.

    Academics

    Burnaby School District has one of the largest Advanced Placement (AP) programs in Canada.

    Location

    Burnaby is located in the centre of Metro Vancouver. Its world-class SkyTrain public transit provides access to downtown Vancouver in just 30 minutes.

    Facilities

    Burnaby schools feature modern facilities and state of the art technology.

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