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).