GRADE 8 HONOURS COURSES

GRADE 8 HONOURS COURSES OFFERED AT BURNABY SOUTH

At Burnaby South, honours courses (or Pre-AP courses) begin at the Grade 8 level in the following subject areas:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies

Burnaby South’s Honours courses are designed for students who:
•have high academic achievement
•are creative and innovative
•enjoy a challenge
•are keen and active participants in class
•have a positive learning environment

In order to enroll in Grade 8 honours courses, prospective students should have already completed the Grade 8 Course Selection Form. This was given out to students by their Grade 7 teacher if the elementary school is part of the Burnaby South catchment area.  They must also write the honours entrance assessment.

Due to covid-19, the honours entrance assessment will be done ONLINE using Microsoft Teams.  Students who have signed up for an honours course will be placed in their Burnaby School District Microsoft Team by the beginning of April, 2022.

For more information about the assessments, please click HERE.   For more information on the how the actual assessment will be like, please click HERE to view the testing guide.

If you have any questions about this, please e-mail Amos.Lee@burnabyschools.ca.