How To Apply To Urban Academy

Our team works hard to make the application process easy, guiding you and determining if Urban Academy is the right fit. We have a rigorous process that we follow for each applicant.


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Application Deadlines

We encourage parents to begin the application process one year ahead of the September you wish your child to begin at Urban Academy. Applications are now closed for the 2019/2020 school year.

For the 2020/2021 school year, please note the following deadlines. Our Kindergarten application deadline is November 15th 2019, Grade 1-12 application deadline is January 31st 2020 and our Junior Kindergarten deadline is February 15th 2020. Please contact the Admissions Department to register for an Upcoming Admissions Information Session if you would like to learn more about Urban Academy.

COME VISIT URBAN ACADEMY

We encourage you to learn about us the same way we help our students learn - through a hands-on, real-world experience.

Admissions Info Evenings

At our Information Evenings, you will be able to learn about our approach to education and get a good idea about what becoming part of the community could look like.

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Learn For Yourself

Part of our Admissions Information Sessions will allow you to tour our facility, ask questions you may have and meet some Urban Academy staff.

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OUR ADMISSIONS PROCESS

Our process is designed to evaluate students based on aptitude, personality, educational goals and ultimately, fit. We focus on getting to know each potential student and making our admissions decision based on a plethora of criteria.

Attend An Admissions Information Evening

Fill Out An Online Application

Assessment

Interview/Class Visit

Submit a Reference Form

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tuition fees

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FAQs

We make it a priority to answer every one of your questions. Check out some of the more frequently asked items and get in touch if your question isn't on the list.

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Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

September 13, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you to parents who were able to join us for Meet the Teacher Night this week. We appreciated providing you with the information you will need to help your child be successful. We are moving away from the class blog system we have used for the last […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

September 6, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, We have had a wonderful first week back with our students and classes are off to an excellent start. The Back to School Barbecue was a success at Hume Park and thank you to Ben Marsolais who organized a very efficient parent crew to feed us all dinner […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

August 29, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, We are very much looking forward to welcoming you today and are putting this email out a day early before the last long weekend of the summer. Today please take some time to look around the building at our new teaching spaces after you have had a chance […]

Coming up

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September 17, 20197:00 pm / 8:30 pm

Admissions Information Evening

Admissions Information Evenings allow interested families to learn about Urban Academy, our approach to education and what becoming part of the community would look like. Theses evening ...

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September 20, 2019

Grade 4 Field Trip to Coquitlam Watershed

http://www.metrovancouver.org/events/watershed-tours/Pages/default.aspx

Grade 4 students are taking a bus to the Coquitlam Watershed to find out where our drinking water comes from.

They will be leaving the school at 9 am and returning at 3 ...

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September 25, 2019

New Parent Reception

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September 26, 2019

Terry Fox Run

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

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Inquire Now

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

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Visit UA

We encourage you to learn about us the same way we help our students learn - through a hands-on, real-world experience.

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Admissions Process

We're developing the leaders of tomorrow and we're thrilled to have you on board.

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Tuition

Better doesn't always have to cost more.

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Admissions FAQ

We encourage even our future students to ask questions.

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International Students

International students represent a small percentage of our community that makes a huge impact.

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