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 on year ahead of the September you wish your child to begin at Urban Academy. Our Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten application deadline is November 15th, 2018. Students applying for Grades 1-12 have an application deadline of January 1st 2019. Should spaces remain after these application deadlines we may still be able to enroll students after these dates. Students applying for the 2018-2019 school year must have their full application and application fee submitted by June 1st in order to be eligible to complete the application process and enroll into Urban Academy for the September school year.

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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open house

Open Houses are a great opportunity to bring your children, look around our campus, meet some teachers and gain insight into what we’re all about.

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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

international students

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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 14, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you for joining us for the Meet the Teacher evenings at both campuses this week. This is an important part of orientation for new families but also for our returning families, as they get to know the expectations of a new grade, curriculum and new set of […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

September 7, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, We had a wonderful school opening this week, welcoming our returning students back to school and getting to know all of the new ones. Thank you for working through the routines with your child, uniform, drop-off and pick-up and getting schedules organized. We are spending a fair amount […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

August 31, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you to all of our families who joined us for the Back to School Barbeque. We welcomed a large number of new families to the school. It was a full yard of excited students and families who connected after a summer away. This has always been a […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 22, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you for a wonderful year working with your children and with all of our school community. It has been a year of exceptional change at Urban Academy as we prepare to welcome another new group of families and plan for our last few months at the two […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 15, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Our middle school students return today from an excellent camp experience this week at Strathcona Lodge on Vancouver Island. Strathcona offers a wonderful program and is well-suited to that age group. Middle school campers need a full program, great food and lot of activity and learning, and that […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

June 8, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, This week we enjoyed meeting with all of our new Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten families for an orientation to Urban Academy. We have 39 new students to welcome in those two classes alone so there are many new families to get to know and to share the school’s […]

Coming up

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September 21, 2018 to September 21, 2018

Grades 8-12 Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre Field Trip

As we return to school, our Grades 8-12 will head to Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre from September 17-21.

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Here is their website to take a look ...

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September 21, 2018

PAX Hot Lunch

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September 24, 2018

School Wide Assembly

To take place a Queen's Ave Church

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To take place a Queen's Ave Church
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September 26, 20187:00 pm / 8:30 pm

New Parent Reception

Executive Plaza Hotel Parent Meeting

Urban Academy New Parent Reception


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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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