Student Registration & Transfers

Welcome to Vernon! Updated information for school start up September 7, 2021.

Schools are currently closed for the summer and will reopen on August 30, 2021. Secondary schools may be open sooner, please contact the school directly.

New registrations are accepted at your catchment school.

Transfers (within district, for current SD22 students) are requested at your current school, more information below.

Transfer requests for families new to the district, are completed at the catchment school, more information below.

Out of district requests are accepted at all schools, see information below.

Registration Process:

  1. Enter your primary address into our School Locator to determine your catchment school.
  2. Complete the School Registration form.
  3. Contact your catchment school to complete the process. (see notes below)

Documents for Registering a new student:

  • Child’s birth certificate
  • Parent’s proof of Canadian Citizenship (Canadian passport, citizenship card, birth certificate)
  • Child’s Personal Health Number (BC Services Card)

Parent/Guardian must provide TWO pieces of proof of residency. Acceptable documents are:

  • BC Government issue ID (Driver’s licence, BCID, BC Services Card)
  • utility bill
  • rental insurance
  • Property tax notice/assessment
  • Property purchase agreement
  • bank statement
  • credit card statement
  • Government document (MSP bill, notice of assessment)

Transfer process:

New to the district transfer requests are initiated at the catchment school.

Transfer requests for current students are initiated at the current school. Transfers requested due to a move to a new catchment must be supported by proof of residence and both parent/guardian signatures.

  1. Complete the PR 9-11-0 Student Placement 2021 (transfer form) with both parent/guardian signatures and registration forms if you are new to the district. 

The Vernon Secondary family of schools (VSS, Hillview, Silver Star and BX) as well as Coldstream Elementary are closed to out of catchment transfers.

Interested in District (Choice) Programs?

Requests for transfers to French Immersion and Montessori must be completed at the catchment school.

Please contact other programs directly for registration information. For more information on specific programs or the registration process, please contact the school board office at 250 542-3331.

Out of District Requests:

Families that do not live within the boundaries of School District No. 22 may register at the school of their choice and include the ‘Out of District Request’ form with their registration package. Seats will be allocated based on space. Out of District request form

Kindergarten Clinic poster 2021 for CCRR