Our Motto

We provide an environment in which students entrusted to our care gain self-confidence, recognize their self-worth, and become life-long learners and responsible citizens.

Highlander Happenings

Grade 7 into 8 Virtual Information Meeting

WVSS Grade 7 Into 8 Parent and Guardian Information Meeting: Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022 at 7:00pm
In this meeting you will :

Hear about the unique features of the Grade 8 Program at WVSS
Learn about the wide variety of courses available to students at WVSS
Find out about the extra-curricular activities your child can participate in during their Grade 8 year
Meet the Grade 8 Counselor,

2021 Welcome WVSS! First Week Back

Welcome to WVSS in September 2021

1st Semester

September 7 – January 28

Turnaround Day
no classes
January 31

2nd Semester

February 1 –

WVSS 2021 Bell Schedule

Warning Bell is at 8:25 am. 


8:30 – 9:50 am
Period 1

9:50 -10:05 am
Nutritional Break

10:05 –

2021 Semester Timetable

2021 Semester Timetable

WVSS Athletics Announcements

If you are a Grade10-12 student who is new to WVSS and would like to play any sports, please contact Jo-Anne McKee at jmckee@wvschools.ca to start the BC High School Sports eligibility process. 

Our Covid Commandments

Students, staff and all visitors are required to wear masks as per the most recent update from Dr. Bonnie Henry. Extra masks are available in the offices if needed.

WVSS International Baccalaureate Program

Welcome to the IB Diploma Programme at WVSS!
West Vancouver Secondary School is the longest running International Baccalaureate Programme on the North Shore (1988) and we are proud to offer this academic program to our students.

Applied Skills Programs in Wood Working and Carpentry @ WVSS

Academic and elective programs differ at every school. Some schools have lots of choice, for various reasons, and other do not.

We Are WVSS!!!

After 9 weeks off for students, the first Tuesday in September can bring a wide range of emotions, everything from excitement to fear.

School News & E-Bulletins

Click on the button below to access our School News page where you can find our E-Bulletins, Publications and other important files.

Applications now open

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