WELCOME TO URBAN ACADEMY

This is a place where diversity thrives and students learn to grow. We do things a little differently – bringing the real world to our students and helping them understand through practical, tangible, hands-on experiences. Different is good. Different is better.


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A NEW URBAN INSPIRED CAMPUS

Our environment fuels us. We're expanding into a brand new urban school facility, fully catered to the unique, innovative learning experience we offer.

innovation starts here

Relevancy is more than a dynamic approach. We push ourselves to operate on the forefront of the latest innovations and breakthroughs.

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get outside

Real-world learning from the ground up – literally. Outdoor experiences elevate lessons, challenging students to study the world beyond the classroom.

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Urban Academy Is Centrally Located

The important things should always be close to home. We thought, “An exceptional academic experience needs an outstanding location!” And that’s where we are building our new facility.

THE BACKBONE OF OUR ORGANIZATION

What we do is just as important as how we do it. These are the reasons we get up in the morning.

Our Mission

What propels us forward. Our mission gets us from point A to point B and helps us define everything in between.

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Our Vision

Where we want to go. Our vision is our horizon, our comprehensive goal and what will take us into our bright future.

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Our Values

What we’re all about. Our values represent our purpose, our passions and what we seek to achieve each and every day.

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our history

We’re proud of our roots: grounding where we’re going and marking how far we’re come.

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school leadership

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staff directory

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Urban Academy Media & Publications

There is a lot to know when exploring schools, and joining a new school. Check out the details that will help you get an even better idea about what we do and how we do it.


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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

September 15, 2017 Dear Urban Academy Families, If you have driven down Braid St., you will notice that excavation of the project site is progressing steadily every day. We are in subdivision of the land parcels and are on to purchase of our own piece of the Braid St. site, which will be 466 Rousseau […]

Introducing Our New Look!

We are very excited to unveil Urban Academy’s new website. Both current families, and prospective families will be able to learn more about the school, stay up to date on the latest news and be able to locate information quickly and easily. Our new website will be helpful in ensuring that we share important and […]

Coming up

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September 25, 20172:30 pm / 5:15 pm

Middle Boys Soccer Game at Southridge School

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The grades 4, 5, 6 and 7 boys soccer team play again! The games will be at Southridge School in Surrey. Pick up for transport to Southridge School at 2:30pm at ...

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September 27, 20178:45 am / 11:45 am

Picture Day JK-Grade 3 Formal Uniform is required

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September 27, 2017

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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September 27, 20172:40 pm / 5:30 pm

Grade 7 & 8 Girls Volleyball at École André-Piolat

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The grades 7 & 8 girls volleyball team plays today! The games will be at École André-Piolat in North Vancouver. Pick up for transport to École&...

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

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Welcome Message

We would like to welcome you to explore the school and learn about what is possible in education.

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Our Mission

Our most important principles help us shape who we are, where we’re going and who we want to be.

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Our New Campus

100 Braid Street in New Westminster has never looked so good.

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Our Story

Urban Academy was founded on the idea that creativity, heart and collaboration of individual talents would guide success.

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Staff Directory

Our diverse team is comprised of thinkers, innovators, movers and shakers.

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Contact

No matter how you reach out, we are happy to help.

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