Vernon and Area Schools

Vernon and Area Elementary Schools:

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Alexis Park Elementary School, Vernon BC

4205 35 Street, Alexis Park, Vernon BC

Alexis Park School consists of 200 students from both rural and urban backgrounds. The dedicated teaching staff offers diverse curriculum and learning opportunities for students. Currently, Alexis Park has 10 classrooms for grades Kindergarten through grade 7, and offersa Kindergarten french immersion school which feeds Beiarsto.

B.X. Elementary, North BX, Vernon BC

5849 Silver Star Road, Vernon BC

BX Elementary is a semi-rural Kindergarten through grade 7 elementary school with over 400 students. BX Elementary has a strong focus on academics. Also, a focus on achievement is promoted through clubs and extracurricular sports which cater to a variety of interests and strengths.

Ecole Beairsto Elementary (French Immersion) School, Vernon, BC

3302 27 Street, Vernon, BC

Since 1982, École Beairsto has been the home of School District No. 22’s Elementary French Immersion Programme. They are BC’s largest single-track French Immersion elementary school and the largest elementary school in the Vernon School District.
There are currently 585 students in 24 divisions from grades 1-7.

Coldstream Elementary

10104 Kalamalka Road

Coldstream Elementary School is located in the picturesque Coldstream Valley of the North Okanagan. Currently 392 students strong, the school takes pride in all aspects of academic success and community spirit. Coldstream is currently under construction and is scheduled to complete 2010.

Ellison Elementary in Okanagan Landing, Vernon BC

2400 Fulton Road, Vernon BC

One of the newer schools in the District, located in the growing Okanagan Landing area. The school currently enrolls 400-450 students from kindergarten to grade seven including 5 French Immersion Kindergarten classes.

Harwood Elementary School, Vernon BC

4320 20th St, Vernon, BC

Harwood is a Kindergarten to Grade 7 school with about 400 students.
Harwood is host to the first Strong Start Program in School District #22, a parent participation program for preschool children. In addition, Harwood Elementary is host to the Grade 6 and Grade 7 Late French Immersion Programs and Kindergarten French Immersion.

Hillview Elementary School, Vernon BC

1822 Francis Street, South BC, Vernon BC

Hillview Elementary School has between 320 – 360 students from Kindergarten to grade 7. The school is located in a semi-rural area of the South BX area of Vernon with spacious school grounds.

Kidston Elementary School

12101 Linden Drive

Kidston Elementary is currently meeting the educational needs of approximately 260 students enrolled, from Kindergarten through Grade 7. There are eighteen teaching staff, two administrators, a counsellor, a library resource teacher, two Learning Support teachers. “We take pride in being a welcoming school community, with high standards of achievement in academics, fine arts, athletics, and social responsibility.”

Mission Hill Elementary, Mission Hill, Vernon BC

Mission Hill Elementary has an enrolment of 330 students with 44 people on staff (including administration and support staff). The school has 15 classrooms, a music room, a gymnasium, and two portables. Mission Hill is wheelchair accessible.

Okanagan Landing Elementary, Okanagan Landing, Vernon BC

Okanagan Landing Elementary is located in the Okanagan Landing neighbourhood of Vernon, BC. overlooking Okanagan Lake. The population of Okanagan Elementary consists of approximately 300-350 students from kindergarten to grade 7.

Silver Star Elementary, East Hill, Vernon BC

This is a recently renovated school, situated in an established residential area with grades K-7, as well as being home to the district Montessori program, serving approximately 450-500 students altogether. In addition to the school’s reputation for academic progress, it boasts a strong Fine Arts Program, sports teams for every sport offered in the district, a strong intramural program, and a lunch program second to none thanks to the amazing work of the P.A.C. Silver Star Elementary has two playground structures, sports fields, a full sized gym, and a large school library.

Vernon Christian School – Elementary Campus, Vernon BC

The Elementary Campus welcomes students from Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 6. The primary years from Kindergarten to Grade 3 welcome children into our community of learners at VCS. Grades 4, 5 and 6 are the intermediate years in the elementary school program.
The Secondary School program addresses the needs of students in Grade 7 – 12. The program focusses on two main areas, middle school (grades 7 -9), and high school (grades 10 -12). The curriculum is presented from a Christian perspective, and follows the BC Ministry of Education guidelines.


J.W. Inglis Elementary

JW Inglis Elementary is a Kindergarten to grade 6 school located in Lumby, with 345 wonderful students and over 30 staff members. The school has 15 divisions, a music room, an art room, and a mobile computer lab.


Cherryville Elementary

108, North Fork Road

Cherryville Elementary is very much a community school and focuses on providing a nurturing family atmosphere, with staff, parents and students working toward common goals. The school is committed to educating the whole child, preparing students for further education in a larger center, setting high expectations and constantly seeking to improve performance.

Vernon and Area Secondary Schools:

Clarence Fulton Secondary  School, Vernon BC

2301 Fulton Road, Vernon BC

Clarence Fulton Secondary School serves grades 8 through 12. The school is nestled along Vernon Creek and is surrounded by Grahame Park which provides baseball diamonds, soccer, rugby and football fields, sand volleyball courts and outdoor basketball courts. The high school classes have been organized to provide diverse learning opportunities for the students.


Kalamalka Secondary School

7900 McLounie Road, Coldstream, BC

Kalamalka Secondary School is a well rounded school made up of academics and athletics. In 2009 Kalamalka Secondary senior girls basketball team won the Provincial championships.


W.L. Seaton Secondary School, Vernon, BC

2701 41 Avenue, Vernon, BC

Seaton is a dual track school, with 200 students registered in their French Immersion program. The school has a variety of outstanding curricular and extra-curricular activities including: high academic achievement, exceptional drama productions, award-winning music program, excellent fine arts and technology programs, competitive athletic teams, and numerous clubs.


Vernon Secondary School (VSS), Vernon BC

2100 15 Street, Vernon BC

VSS was formerly Vernon Senior Secondary School and hosted only grades 10-12, but was later changed to include grades 8-12 thus becoming Vernon Secondary School. The school has recently been rebuilt, with completion in January of 2013.


Charles Bloom Secondary

The mission of Charles Bloom Secondary as a progressive, caring community school is to foster a lifelong desire to learn, social responsibility, attainment of potential and adaptability to change by providing relevant learning opportunities and accepting only appropriate behaviour.