Our Motto

Summis Cum Animis (with the greatest possible spirit)

Sentinel Secondary School

Our School

Sentinel Secondary is a comprehensive high school serving more than 1250 students in Grades 8 through 12. Our personalized learning is impressive: Sentinel offers a range of specialty programs, including Advanced Placement, French Immersion, Pursuit (formerly Super Achievers) and a number of Premier Academies.  Many of our students engage in a Technology Infused environment.

Families choose Sentinel not only for a great academic environment but also for a remarkable arts and athletic experience. The range of options available in our school attracts students from all over the Lower Mainland as well as more than 30 countries around the world.

School Newsletters & Publications

Click on the button below to access our School Newsletters page where you can find our e-bulletins, publications, and other important files.

Congratulations Sentinel Grad 2020!

Published on June 26, 2020

You can view the Graduation Ceremony highlight video below!

Message to Grads from Mr. Finch, Principal:
What an amazing group of intelligent,

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Sentinel Virtual Athletic Awards

Published on June 23, 2020

Congratulations to all of Sentinel Secondary’s student athletes!!
We are so proud of you and your passion for sport.  This 2019/2020 school year has been unprecedented in the face of a global pandemic,

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Welcome Grade 7 Students!

Published on June 1, 2020

It is the time of year when we normally invite our future grade 8 students into Sentinel to give a presentation,

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With our thanks…

Sentinel would like to acknowledge and thank the Squamish Nation, upon whose traditional territory West Vancouver Schools reside.

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Sentinel "Back to School Presentation 2020" Click link below

Back to School 2020 Presentation

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2020/2021 Registration

In-Catchment applications open October 15, 2019

In-District and Out-of-District applications open January 15, 2020
(Once you have submitted your application online, the Office will accept supporting original documents from a parent between 8:30 am – 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday)
Click here for Required Documentation for Admissions checklist

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