St. George's School is a boys' university preparatory school situated in Vancouver, Canada. The School offers a diverse curriculum including 100+ courses, 25 APs, 50+ clubs, and 40+ sport options. Our graduates receive over 700 acceptance offers annually from top universities in Canada, USA, and overseas. Our Core Values—empathy, humility, integrity, respect, responsibility and resilience—are integral to every boy’s experience. Life’s most important lessons are not always learned in the classroom, so we emphasize not only academics, but also the Arts, Athletics, Leadership, Service, and Outdoor Education.
Vancouver International Airport (YVR)
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Our Boarders Benefit from an Urban Boarding Program. Our Boys Becomes Leaders from Within.
We Offer Some of the Most Diverse Curricular Options in North America.
We are Canada’s World School For Boys. We are Committed to Authentic Learning for Boys.
St. George's School offers around 40 various competitive and recreational sport options over three school terms:
Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country, Curling, Sailing, Fitness, Golf, Hockey, Rock Climbing, Rowing, Ski, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis, Track and Field, Trail Running, Triathlon, Ultimate, Volley Ball, Water Polo, Yoga.
Studio Art 2D (Painting & Drawing), Studio Art 3D (Ceramics & Sculture), Digital Art, Media Art, Drama, TV and Theatre Production, Film Studies, Concert Band, Woodwork
School Type: Boarding/Day
International Students accepted for: Boarding
Year Founded: 1930
International students accepted for: other
Info: International students will join St. George's School as boarders and will live in residence on campus. Students will be supported by a dedicated team of teachers, coaches, counsellors, and houseparents.
Boarding Grades: Grade 8 - 12
Dress Code: At School: Formal - Uniform
At Dormitory: Casual
Foreign Languages: French, Spanish, Mandarin, Latin, ESL, other
Entrance Dates: September, January/February upon request and depending on availability
Length of stay: Full Year, Term/Semester upon request and depending on availability
Info: Students from Germany generally will enroll for minimum of 1 academic year to benefit from the curriculum and boarding activities at St. George's School. For students interested in half-year enrollment (entry in September or January), please contact us to inquire.
Application Deadlines: February 1, 2020 (Please inquire for late applications)
Application Process: School Report, Interview, Entrance Examination
Assessment (English writing)
Info: St. George's School is located in a residential neighbourhood in Vancouver's Point Grey area, near the University of British Columbia campus. Secondary School students spend their school days on our Senior Campus, equipped with facilities including outdoor sports fields, indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, gymnasium, theatre, multimedia library, makers space, and studio spaces for visual arts, digital arts, and ceramics. Boarding students reside at our boarding house that is fully furnished with laundry facility, living rooms, and kitchenettes. Our campus is walking distance from neighbourhood shops, cafes, markets, salons, and public transit. The Vancouver downtown, airport, and local ski hills are all accessible by car.
Number of courses / system: Non-semestered, Semestered
Enrolment Total: 1150 (Grade 1 - 12); 775 (Grade 8 - 12)
Enrolment Day Students: 665 (Grade 8 - 12) at Senior Campus
Enrolment Boarding students: 110
Enrolment International Students: 8 - 10%
Countries represented: Canada, US, Mexico, Jamaica, Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Bhutan, Thailand, Vietnam, Germany, Ukraine, South Africa, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Uganda
Average class size: 20
Academics: St. George's School offers a BC Provincial curriculum structure. English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education, and World Language are core subjects for students in up to Grade 10, and students are able to choose from a wide range of elective courses in Applied Skills and Arts.
AP-Courses: ART HISTORY, BIOLOGY, CALCULUS (AB), CALCULUS (BC), CHEMISTRY, COMPUTER SCIENCE, ECONOMICS (MICRO), ECONOMICS (MACRO), ENGLISH LANGUAGE, ENGLISH LITERATURE, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE, EUROPEAN HISTORY, FRENCH, COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT & POLITICS, HUMAN GEOGRAPHY, LATIN, MANDARIN, MUSIC, PHYSICS 1, PHYSICS 2, PSYCHOLOGY, SPANISH, STATISTICS, STATISTICS - BLENDED, STUDIO ART, US HISTORY, WORLD HISTORY
Specialized Programs: Advanced Placement, Trips
|International Seven Day Boarding Tuition||CAD 75241||EUR 51254,09|
|International Day Tuition||CAD||EUR -|
|Extra Fees||Health Insurance if applicableUniformSchool Tour (beyond the regular weekly program at Boarding)|
|Tuition Refund Plan||No|
Health Insurance: mandatory
All students must have health insurance coverage - could be a combination of Private and Provincial Coverage
Please note that the school and program description is very much reduced. All information, in particular on the fee-structure, is based on the information provided by the individual Canadian school and is subject to change / as at: 11/2020