Population: 1,850 students
School Calendar: Semester (changing to Linear effective September 2022)
Start Dates: September & Limited Spaces in February
School Profile: Burnaby South Secondary
Location Map (PDF): Burnaby South Secondary
BEST KNOWN FOR
AP Capstone Diploma, Michael J Fox Theatre, Visual and Performing Arts, the only public school in British Columbia with a TV Production studio, Indoor running track
3D Art & Design, Art Drawing, Biology, Calculus AB & BC, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, English Literature, French, Microeconomics, Psychology, Physics, Statistics
3D Art Design, American Sign Language, Entrepreneurship, Fitness Trainer Certificate, Hand Bell Choir, Marketing, Symphony Orchestra, TV Production
Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Cross-Country Running, Dragon Library Boating, Girls’ Field Hockey, Rugby, Skiing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
RECENT SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Badminton, Basketball, Cricket, Tennis, Volleyball
VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS
Choir, Directing, Drawing, Hand Bell Choir, Jazz Band, Media Arts, Music Technology/Composition, Orchestra (strings), Photography, Theatre, TV Production
Anime, Badminton, Break Dance, Cheerleading, Chess, Debating, Math, Music, Newspaper, Peacemakers, Ski/Snowboard, Table Tennis, and many more
- As one of Burnaby ‘s largest schools, Burnaby South offers a wide range of programs and courses, including extensive Honours and Advanced Placement courses for high-achieving students.
- The school boasts an extensive range of Visual and Performing Arts courses, including Symphonic Orchestra, Jazz Band, Choir and Vocal Jazz Choir, Digital Recording and Television Production.
- Burnaby South music ensembles are recognized nationally, and its students have performed for Prince Phillip and the Royal Princes, William and Harry.
- The school offers an excellent Business Education Program, including courses in Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Tourism.
- Burnaby South houses superb facilities, including the Michael J. Fox Theatre named after the famous Burnaby actor, a fully-equipped television production studio and a professional recording studio.
- Burnaby South is also home to the 2018 Senior Boys BC Provincial Basketball Champions