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Summer Session


We are excited to offer outstanding summer programming for Burnaby Schools students and students from neighbouring districts. With more than 8000 registrations in 2021, we are proud of the quality and quantity of the program options we have offered.

We are currently accepting Pre-Approvals for the 2022 Summer Session. Please see below for details.

NOTE: Pre-Approvals will be CLOSED during the following times:

Friday, April 1st at 12:00pm to Wednesday, April 6th

Friday, April 8th at 12:00pm to Wednesday, April 13th


Tuesday, April 5th — Secondary Registration OPENS at 10:00am

Tuesday, April 12th — Elementary Registration OPENS at 10:00am

Please keep checking our website for more information regarding course options.


  • Students currently attending Grade 12 in a Burnaby public school AND,
  • All Students who do not attend a Burnaby public school during regular session

You will need to know your child’s Personal Education Number (PEN) and upload a number of documents during this process. Once you have your documents scanned (or in an image format), you can proceed with the pre-approval process.


  • Proof of student’s birthdate (birth certificate or passport)
  • Proof of guardianship (parents’ or guardians’ as shown on birth certificate or other appropriate legal documentation such and landed immigrant paper or guardianship order granted by the courts)
  • Proof of citizenship for both the parent and the student (Canadian birth certificate, citizenship card, passport, landed immigrant document, permanent resident card)
  • Proof of residency of the parent or guardian and student – 2 required, with at least 1 from Category A
  • Category A: proof of ownership of dwelling (i.e. purchase contract, property assessment, annual municipal utility/tax statement); long-term lease/rental agreement; parent or guardian’s income tax return or notice of assessment from Revenue Canada
  • Category B: BC hydro bill, BC cable bill, Provincial driver’s licence, provincial registration of automobile, Canadian bank accounts or credit cards
  • Copy of student’s most recent school marks (report card or transcript of academic record)
  • BC Personal Education Number (PEN)

For Grade 12’s and Non-Burnaby School District Students Only
Pre-approval Form

STEP 1: Review Our Summer Session Course Offerings

2022 Summer Session Brochures


STEP 2: Obtain Your Personal Education Number


Personal Education Numbers can be retrieved from your current school in BC and are often included on your child’s report card. If you are not a BC student, please contact the summer session office at 604.296.6902

STEP 3: Registration
Elementary registration dates: April 12
Secondary registration dates: April 5 (preview, regular and enrichment)
Secondary registration dates: April 5 (advance credit)

Secondary Course Registration

Morning Course Registration
Afternoon Course Registration
Course Withdrawal
Course Seat Availabiltiy
Course Registration Verification



PHONE: 604-296-6902