Who should apply to prince of wales mini school?

Students who are:

  • living within the boundaries of the Vancouver School District;

  • interested in what the school has to offer (not just a parent telling the student to apply);

  • needing greater academic challenges at school;

  • interested in opportunities to go deeper and wider into the curriculum (going beyond the regular secondary school curriculum);

  • interested in developing their leadership skills, and volunteering in their local community;

  • willing to play a positive, contributing role in a smaller school community;

  • interested in building relationships with others by participating in school camping trips and social events;

  • capable of some self-directed learning (without teacher or parent supervision);

  • interested in developing as well-rounded individuals (finding a balance of academic, athletic, artistic and social pursuits).