Extracurricular Experiences

Urban Academy’s extra curricular activities, clubs and sports team are an integral component of our educational offering. 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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Urban Academy Athletics Teams

Urban Academy teams grow with the school. Teams compete against other ISABC (Independent School Association of BC) and GVISAA (Greater Vancouver Independent Schools Athletics Association) schools throughout the Lower Mainland, learning about collaboration, physical health, game strategy and constructive competition.

Our teams and clubs currently include:

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Urban Academy Clubs

With parent and teacher support, we are also happy to offer clubs before, during and after school hours. Clubs teach our students about commitment and involvement, helping them build relationships and interest. They also offer the opportunity for students to discover new passions and hobbies. Clubs change each term based on student and parent/teacher involvement, ranging from Chess Club to Musical Theatre, Math Club, Robotics Club, Glee Club and STEM Club.

Latest News

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Head of School’s Weekly Message

January 11, 2019 Dear Urban Academy Families, Happy New Year! I hope that all of our families had an enjoyable break. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to school and are excited about the upcoming year. 2019 will be a wonderful year. Staff have been back in working to prepare for our move […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

December 21, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, As 2018 draws to a close and we prepare to enjoy the holiday season, I wanted to reflect on the development of our school in the last year. We are in the midst of realizing a number of goals we set for ourselves over this last year. Our […]

Head of School’s Weekly Message

December 14, 2018 Dear Urban Academy Families, Thank you for joining us for our Winter Concert production at the Massey Theatre on Wednesday night. Our program is maturing and you can see the development of our students’ learning in the performance arts. Thank you to our staff for their leadership in this area, Mrs. Brooke, […]

Coming up

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January 25, 2019

Home Clothes Day

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January 25, 201912:00 am

Outdoor Education – Ski Day at Mt. Seymour

Grade 4-5 will head to Mount Seymour to ski!

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Grade 4-5 will head to Mount Seymour to ski!
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January 25, 2019

PAX Hot Lunch

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January 29, 2019

Staff Appreciation Day

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School Spirit

Urban Academy students and faculty don't just like their school - they love it.

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Student Leadership

Our program is designed to give students ample opportunities to develop confidence and leadership skills.

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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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Creativity

Urban Academy focuses on creative perspectives in learning, enabling students to develop their own processes.

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Innovation

Urban Academy innovates the way learning happens, bringing the latest breakthroughs into every aspect of the educational experience.

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Integrated Approach

Being involved in the lessons allows students develop their skills while absorbing new knowledge.

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