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Student Registration

Registration for the 2024-25 school year opens in February 2024. It is still possible to register for the 2023-24 school year now.

Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents Living in BC

To complete an online preliminary registration please click here.

Parents/legal guardians and children must be residing in Burnaby at the time of registration. Schools are unable to register students until the family is living in Burnaby. If you are currently out of the country, please wait until returning to Burnaby before registering.

The following documents will be required to register:


Immunization records

A completed Burnaby School District Medical Information Form

Note:  Severe Health concerns require additional forms.  These can be obtained from the school.

In order to complete the registration process, parent/guardian need to complete the following and email these forms to

Cross District and Out-of-District

.To complete a cross or out-of-district transfer application for the 2024/25 school year. Please click here.

Temporary Residents Living in BC

For more information and to complete an online preliminary registration with the Burnaby School District please click here.

For Frequently Asked Questions regarding temporary foreign workers and study permit holders please click here.

If your child is already registered at a Burnaby public school and you are updating your documents because they have expired, please click here.

International Students

Students who are not deemed ordinarily residents of British Columbia, thus are ineligible for the public school operation grant, are classified as Fee-Paying International Students. Their admission into the District’s International Student Program is determined by the School District’s established International Student Admission Regulations and Procedures.

Programs of Choice

The District offers dozens of options, including language programs. Students can explore their interests, support their strengths, or get exposed to a career through a variety of program choices. For most Programs of Choice, applications are received in February for priority placement for the following school year. Learn more.



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