Greater Victoria's schools combine a rich history and tradition with a modern philosophy.
International students will enjoy our exceptional learning facilities, including libraries, fine and practical art facilities, science and computer labs equipped with the latest technology, large sports fields and a multitude of extracurricular activities.
Schools are located in residential neighborhoods and are served by an excellent public transportation system.
Our teachers are highly trained, government-certified professionals. Teaching faculty has completed university-level training in education, holding bachelor's and/or master's degrees in their particular subject area.
You may request a particular school but we cannot guarantee that you will be placed in the school of your choice. School placements are made based on careful consideration of the following: student needs and interests, seat availability, international student numbers at each school, the number of international students of the same nationality at each school, and homestay availability.
Yes. We encourage all international students to take ESL or an English transition class for as long as needed. Most international students usually need a semester or two of ESL study.