Henderson Elementary School
The little school with the Big Heart
StrongStart Program


​The ORCA Bus has been taken off the road for repairs. StrongStart Outreach programs planned for Wednesday October 18 (Myrtle Point Golf Course) and Thursday October 19 (Town Centre Mall) are cancelled. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

​StrongStart and StrongStart Outreach programs will not be in session on the following days in November: Monday November 13, 2017 (Remembrance Day) and Friday November 24, 2017 (StrongStart PRO-D). 

StrongStart and StrongStart Outreach programs will not be in session the following days in October: Monday October 9, 2017 (Thanksgiving) and Friday October 20, 2017 (PRO-D Day)  On Friday October 27, 2017, StrongStart and StrongStart Outreach programs will be offered at the Outdoor Learning Centre (OLC). Sign-up sheets and registration forms will be available at StrongStart and StrongStart Outreach programs on Monday October 16, 2017. Please note that transportation to the OLC will be by school bus only- there is not sufficient parking at the OLC for private vehicles. 


Children birth to pre-kindergarten entry can attend with their parents/caregivers. Attend one or more drop-in sessions per week. Nutritious snacks provided for participating children.


Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursday, and Friday: 8:45-11:45 am

Wednesday: 11:45-2:45 pm

All children participating in StrongStart BC are registered with the Ministry of Education. Please bring official identification to complete the registration process.

StrongStart programs run throughout the school year following the elementary school calendar. This means programs will not be running on statutory holidays, two weeks at Christmas and at Spring Break as well as all elementary school district professional development days.


Contact Us

5506 Willow Avenue, Powell River, BC, V8A 4P4 Phone: (604) 483-9162 Fax: (604) 483-3272

Hours of operation

Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

Quick Links

Current Weather

Utility links