Welcome to Urban Academy

Urban Academy represents the evolving nature of education. We put students in the centre of our plans, setting them up for maximum success and optimal academic performance. Our students go on to become leaders, innovators, dreamers and doers. Experience an education with greater discovery, higher achievement and deeper passion.


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JK

Children learn to harness their imaginations, explore their surroundings and form critical opinions.

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Primary

K - GRADE 1

Students gain a foundation to become the leaders, thinkers and innovators of tomorrow.

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Intermediate

GRADES 2 - 5

With a focus on culture and community, students enhance their understanding of the world.

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Middle

GRADES 6 - 9

Students draw meaningful connections between the context of their education and the impact they have as citizens.

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Senior

GRADES 10 - 12

Technology, science, creative and math-based assignments refine students’ problem solving skills.

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The Urban Academy Learning Experience

Students discover themselves and the world with a focus on connections and creativity that leads to the highest possible academic performance.

creativity

Creativity transcends traditional art classes and students discover creative solutions to real world challenges.

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innovation

Students become prepared for a dynamic, evolving world.

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integrated approach

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experiential education

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Life at Urban Academy

This is a place where diversity thrives and students learn to grow. We take pride in the range of our educational offering and we care about delivering the best possible learning experiences.

school spirit

This is the pride that defines us and brings us together in so many fantastic ways.

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activities for all

Learning here extends well beyond regular class time, allowing students to cultivate their skills and providing another outlet for teamwork, discovery and collaboration.

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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

May 25, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Our intermediate and middle students participated in the Track & Field Championships in Surrey with other ISABC schools this week and did extremely well, placing in many events. We are very proud of both their skill and their sportsmanship. I think that they had a lot of fun […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

May 18, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you to our families who have completed the survey that is currently out, we appreciate the feedback and use it to help guide considerations in programming, communication and work with the community. If you have not had a chance to complete it, please take a few minutes […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

May 11, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, We have had a wonderful week, culminating in the lovely traditional Mothers’ Day Tea this afternoon. Robson students worked with Mr. McDiarmid to write their own class song for moms and the words to all of the songs were provided for the families to keep. The tea was […]

Coming up

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May 29, 201810:00 am / 2:30 pm

Grade 4/5 to Science World

The Grade 4 and 5 classes will travel to Science World together but explore exhibits that align with their respective Science curriculum.

Grade 4 students will utilize their understanding of how animals sense ...

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May 29, 20183:45 pm / 5:15 pm

Junior Drama Club at Uptown for Grades 3 to 7

Middle / Senior Campus Field Trips / intermediate / middle

Students Grade 3 to 7 can participate in the Junior Drama Club. Students will work with Ms. Brooke, Mr. McDiarmid and Ms. Macdonald throughout the year to prepare for their Spring Play ...

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May 30, 2018

Artastic! & Spring Play

Art / Drama / Music / School Events

The culmination of the students' work throughout the year in Drama, Music and Art. There will be two days of performances in the evening. In addition, students ...

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May 30, 2018

Wednesday Hot Lunch with Foodie Kids

PAX also offers hot lunch every Wednesday through Foodie Kids. Orders must be placed on the Tuesday one week prior to the hot lunch date and orders or changes can ...

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The right education takes your child from remembering and reciting to knowing and understanding.

Stop imagining. Start achieving.

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About Ua

This is a place where diversity thrives and students learn to grow.

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experience ua

We link learning to real life, supporting students as they develop into the creative innovators of tomorrow.

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learning at ua

The Urban Academy learning experience is an engaging, integrated, finely tuned set of programs, curriculum and curated encounters.

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Admissions

Our team works hard to make the application process easy, guiding you and determining if Urban Academy is the right fit.

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support ua

As we grow, donations are crucial to uphold everything we stand for.

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When you’re ready to find out more, we'll be excited to answer every one of your questions.

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