School News

Kindergarten Registration

 

Kindergarten registration begins on Friday, February 1, 2019 for children born in 2014.

Please come to the office between 10:00 – 11:30am or 2:00 – 2:45pm.

Here are some key things to understand:

Priority will be given to families who apply by February 28 for Fall 2019.Please note that applications received after February 28thare considered late. This applies to French Immersion, Cross District and Out of District applications.

  • Students who will be new to the district must register at the designated school determined by their home address.  This includes kindergarten students and residents of Burnaby who are not presently enrolled in the District.
  • District students who want to attend a school that is not their designated school must submit a cross-district transfer application.  Non-residents who want to attend a Burnaby school must submit an out of district transfer application to their school of choice.
  • Language Programs also require an application.  For students entering kindergarten or grade 1, we offer early French Immersion at seven elementary schools.  Families wishing to apply for the French Immersion program, please note you must register at your English catchment school with a French Immersion application.
  • Please see the school district website – www.sd41.bc.ca under Parents and then Registration– for further information.

 

FRENCH IMMERSION

Any child residing in Burnaby may apply to enter the French Immersion program. French Immersion provides an opportunity for children whose first language is not French to learn a second language.

Students can apply for Early French Immersion that starts in Kindergarten or Grade 1 or Late French Immersion that starts in Grade 6.

To learn more about this language program option, visit www.sd41.bc.ca/french-immersion/