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Langley School District is governed by the British Columbia Ministry of Education. We have over 40 schools providing comprehensive educational programs to approximately 19, 000 student from Kindergarten to Grade 12. Government-certified teachers teach a complete government accredited and approved curriculum in all of the schools. Our International Student Program has been welcoming international students since 1989. We offer a wide range of education options which include Elementary, Middle,Secondary and Summer Cultural and Language programs.
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English language support (from beginner to advanced level) is available to all schools in the International Student Program.
Teachers and dedicated International Student Program Coordinators in each secondary school work closely with students to make sure their academic, social and emotional needs are addressed.
We operate our own homestay program. Our very own staff carefully selects host families who will open their hearts and homes to enable students to experience Canadian culture first hand.
- New media, music and photography studios, wood working shops
- Roll-A-Lab computer stations, State-of-the-Art computer and technology labs
- AutoCAD and technical drawing programs
- Fully-equipped world-class sports facilities
- Multiple libraries and study rooms
Many of our schools offer: Badminton, Basketball, Ice hockey, Soccer, Ruby, Track & Field, Cross Country, etc,
Advanced Placement, Academies, Camps, French Immersion, International Baccalaureate, Trips
Baseball Academy: Langley Secondary School Hockey Academy: Langley Secondary School & Aldergrove Secondary SchoolEquestrian Academy: Brookswood Secondary School
School Operator: State School
Program Established: 1989
Total number of schools: 41
Total Students: 23000
Number of High schools for international students: 8
Total international students grade 9-12: 500
Grades: K - 12
Info: Our secondary schools (grade 8-12) provide an excellent learning environment with a complete range of academic courses. Students satisfying the Ministry of Education’s graduation requirements qualify to receive the internationally recognized British Columbia Dogwood Graduation Diploma.
Our middle school program is designed to meet the emotional, physical, and educational needs of adolescent learners from age 11 to 13 (grade 6-8). We also welcome a limited number of international students to study in selected elementary schools (kindergarten to grade 7).
International students accepted for: 9, 10, 11, 12
Foreign Languages: Spanish, Mandarin, Japanese
Entrance Dates: September, February
Length of stay: 5 months/semester, 10 months/full year, until graduation
Application Deadlines: We will stop accepting applications once school reaches it's capacity
Application Process: Online Application Forms
Info: Our district is certainly located in the Greater Vancouver area, which is only 45 minutes drive from downtown Vancouver. We are less than an hour’s drive from the ocean and mountains and are only a few minutes from the border with the United States. We are in a beautiful setting along the Fraser River. “Where the City Meets the Country” reflects both the urban and the rural feel of the Langley community.
Number of courses / system: Semestered, Linear, both - depending on individual school
Info: Langley School District has 8 Secondary Schools, 2 Middle Schools and over 30 Elementary Schools. We have 20,000 full and part time local students and we have separately schools of choice. In addition, Langley offer an annual academic summer school and summer camp. Langley has a wide range of program choice that cover all interests and abilities including an International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement programs.
Info: We operate our own homestay program. Our very own staff carefully selects host families who will open their hearts and homes to enable students to experience Canadian culture first hand. Students live within walking distances from their schools or
families provide transportation to and from school.
Student Services & Orientation & Counseling:
All of our secondary schools have dedicated International Student Program Coordinators in each secondary school work closely with students to make sure their academic, social and emotional needs are addressed.
We offer New Student Orientations for new students every semester and introduce them to our program and provide them with our program information and expectations.
|High School||Total Enrolment||Website|
|Aldergrove Secondary School||650||acss.sd35.bc.ca/|
|D.W. Poppy Secondary School||900||dwps.sd35.bc.ca|
|Langley Fine Arts School||950||lfas.sd35.bc.ca|
|Langley Fundamental Middle & Secondary||730||lfmss.sd35.bc.ca|
|Langley Secondary School||850||lss.sd35.bc.ca|
|R.E. Mountain Secondary||1200||remss.sd35.bc.ca|
|Walnut Grove Secondary School||1950||www.wgss.ca|
|Application Fee||CAD 200||EUR 128,81|
|Full Year Tuition Fee||CAD 15500||EUR 9982,61|
|Semester Tuition Fee||CAD 7550||EUR 4862,50|
|Annual Homestay Placement Fee||CAD 350||EUR 225,41|
|Homestay Monthly Fee||CAD 950||EUR 611,84|
|Health Insurance Monthly Fee||CAD||EUR -|
|Annual Custodianship Fee||CAD 100||EUR 64,40|
|Airport Pick-up Fee||CAD 175||EUR 112,71|
|Total Semester Fees||CAD 13525||EUR 8710,63|
|Total Annual Fees||CAD 26025||EUR 16761,13|
Please calculate additional costs for
Airfare approx. Euro 1000 to Euro 1500
Study Permit approx. Euro 105
Pocket money approx. Euro 200 to 250/month
If applicable additional health/accident/third part liability insurance
Health Insurance: mandatory
Please note that the program description is very much reduced. All information, in particular on the fee-structure, is based on the information provided by the individual Canadian program and is subject to change / as at 05/2020