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

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

December 7, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, This amazing weather has really been a gift on the project site. We are making excellent progress on both the interior and exterior. In the New Year I will be communicating the move-in and start-up plan for families so that you can plan accordingly. Our boys’ basketball teams […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

November 30, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Our Parent Education evening at Uptown this week was most successful with a very good turnout to hear a presentation on digital responsibility for youth. Safer Schools Together is the provincial framework for safe schools that both public and private schools work within to enhance learning and responsiveness […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

November 23, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you to our guests who joined us on Tuesday night for our Community AGM. The audited financials were shared for the last fiscal year as well as the Board’s Annual Report and we were able to thank and acknowledge Board directors who have served and are now […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

November 16, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Our students will be practicing a lock down drill on Monday morning at Robson from 9:45am to 10:45am and at Uptown from 11:15am to 12:15pm. Students will not be able to leave the property and we cannot admit guests. If your child is late, we will not be […]

Coming up

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December 11, 2018

Winter Concert Rehersal

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December 12, 20186:30 pm / 8:00 pm

Winter Concert at Massey Centre

Please join us for another magical UA Winter Concert. This year, we take to the high seas for "A Pirate Christmas", followed by the family favourite "...

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December 13, 2018

Charlie Brown Holiday Double Bill

Students from JK-3 will head to the Carousel Theatre to watch the Charlie Brown Holiday Double Bill.

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Students from JK-3 will head to the Carousel Theatre to watch the Charlie Brown Holiday Double Bill.
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December 21, 2018

Uptown Skate

Our Uptown Campus will be heading to Moody Park Arena for a group skate before Winter Break.

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Our Uptown Campus will be heading to Moody Park Arena for a group skate before Winter Break.
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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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