Powell River Board of Education
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Registration and Information


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​​Kindergarten Students, Grade 1 to 7 Students (including French Immersion) new to the Powell River School District or students wishing to transfer to a school outside of their catchment area. 

Please register by completing our registration form/package (link below) - make a copy of your child's birth certificate or passport (for K students), and BC Services Card, and either scan/email or fax your completed registration form/package to your school of choice by March 31, 2022. The Ministry of Education stipulates parents may defer the enrollment of their child for not more than one year.   After March 31 students are to be registered at their school of choice, however, is dependent on space. 

Students registering after March 31st cannot be guaranteed a placement at their school of choice or local area.

For information on Kindergarten Gradual Entry please refer to the following documents:

SD47 Kindergarten Gradual Entry 2022-2023.pdf

Summer checklist - gradual entry.pdf

 


French Immersion Kindergarten

Parents may apply for space in the Kindergarten French Immersion Program for the upcoming school year by completing an application form between January 31 – February 25, 2022 (link below).  The Ministry of Education stipulates that parents may defer the enrollment of their child for not more than one year. 

 French Immersion Application Information 2022-2023 School Year.pdf

SD47 Application Form-French Immersion 2022-2023 School Year.pdf

New to Powell River School District - Grade 8-12 Students

Please register by completing our registration package (link below) and either scan/email or fax your completed registration forms to Brooks Secondary School by March 31, 2022.  Please visit the Brooks Counselling Department page if you require course selection information. 

 

In-District School Transfer

Please complete the In-District Transfer form found below if you are transferring from one of our SD47 schools to another.  


Partners in Education Program - Powell River (new registrations)

Please apply online at https://forms.sd47.bc.ca/Pages/pieform.aspx or contact the school directly.

 

Partners in Education Program - Island Discovery (new registrations)

Please apply online at https://islanddiscovery.ca/registration/process/ or contact the school directly.

 

International Student Program 

Find all the information at the following https://www2.sd47.bc.ca/international/

Students wishing to register with the International Student Program should download an application from the International Student Program Website.

 

What are the "Catchment" areas?

Catchment areas are pre-defined geographical regions designed to balance out the number of students in each school. It is acceptable to enrol your student in a school outside of your catchment area. Please ensure that you register with your preferred school prior to March 31, 2022, as registrations are accepted on a first-come first-serve basis.  After March 31 students are to be registered at their school of choice, however, is dependent on space.  Please refer to the Boundaries page for more information.

 

Registration Information and Package 

SD47 Registration - Info Sheet 2022-2023_Reg Pkg.pdf

SD47 Registration Package.pdf

School District 47 Internal Transfer Form Web.pdf