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School District No 60 is dedicated to providing world-class academic programs that prepare graduates well for college, university, and careers. International students benefit from flexible and fully developed programs taught by British Columbia government certified teachers in modern, well equipped schools. Our small communities and institutions have an excellent staff/student ratio and provide a supportive study environment.
Fort St John Airport - YXJ
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Our program strongly supports cultural diversity that benefits both international and Canadian students.
Students will be exposed to positive and unique Canadian experiences.
Our district delivers a variety of programs in modern school facilities that are individualized and learner centred.
There are opportunities for students to participate on school teams in all major sports at local, regional and provincial levels. Our community organizations also offer a diverse range of options for students to pursue their passions.
French Immersion, other
Highlights of our educational programs include a commitment to early intervention, French Immersion, inclusion-based student support services, a band program, the meaningful integration of technology, an Outdoor Education site, and a strong focus on transitions to careers as evidenced in the Work Experience, Secondary School Apprenticeship and Dual Credit programs.
School Operator: State School
Program Established: 2000
Total number of schools: 22
Total Students: 6000
Number of High schools for international students: 3
Total international students grade 9-12: 60
Grades: K - 12
Info: Students are accepted from K-12 but international students under the age of 14 years of age must be accompanied by a parent.
International students accepted for: 9, 10, 11, 12
Foreign Languages: French, French Immersion, Spanish, other
Info: Students in our district have the opportunity to take their instruction in either English or French. Students also have the opportunity to take elective courses in French, Spanish, and German.
Entrance Dates: September, February
Length of stay: 5 months/semester, 10 months/full year, until graduation
Application Deadlines: December 15th & June 15
Application Process: Letter of Acceptance
Info: International students benefit from flexible and fully developed programs taught by British Columbia government certified teachers in modern, well-equipped schools. Our small communities and institutions have an excellent staff/student ratio and provide a supportive study environment.
Our District will become a “home away from home” for students, who may choose to stay with carefully screened and monitored homestay families. Modern school facilities, a variety of course offerings, high academic standards, enjoyable cultural destinations, and the safety of our communities provide an ideal venue for international study.
Number of courses / system: both - depending on individual school
Info: Students take 8 course per year.
Info: Our District will become a "home away from home" for students, who may choose to stay with carefully screened and monitored homestay families. Our Homestay Coordinator meets with students and contacts host parents every month to ensure a positive and rewarding experience for both students and families.
Student Services & Orientation & Counseling:
International students in School District #60 are supported by a team of professionals in our schools. Teachers, Counsellors, School Administrators, and International Department staff work together to support our students in all aspects of their education.
|Application Fee||CAD 200||EUR 132,40|
|Full Year Tuition Fee||CAD 12,900||EUR 8539,65|
|Semester Tuition Fee||CAD 6,450||EUR 4269,83|
|Annual Homestay Placement Fee||CAD 300||EUR 198,60|
|Homestay Monthly Fee||CAD 800||EUR 529,59|
|Health Insurance Monthly Fee||CAD NA||EUR -|
|Annual Custodianship Fee||CAD 500||EUR 330,99|
|Airport Pick-up Fee||CAD NA||EUR -|
|Total Semester Fees||CAD 11,450||EUR 7579,77|
|Total Annual Fees||CAD 21,900||EUR 14497,55|
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
Info: Medical fees incl in the Tuition Fee. Activity Fee $400.valid for school year 2020/21
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 02/2020