Student Registration

Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents Living in BC

To assist with physical distancing and limiting the spread of COVID-19, schools will not be accepting any in-person registrations at this time.

To complete an online preliminary registration please click here.


The following documents will be required to register:

    1. Proof of birth date for the student (birth certificate or passport)
    2. Proof of guardianship (parents’ or guardians’ as shown on birth certificate or other appropriate legal documentation such as landed immigrant paper or guardianship order).
    3. Proof of citizenship for both the parent and the student (Canadian birth certificate, citizenship card, passport, landed immigrant document, permanent resident card)
    4. Proof of residency. The parent or guardian and student must be ordinarily resident in British Columbia. Documentation must include two items, at least one being from Category A (proof of ownership of dwelling or long-term lease or rental of dwelling; legal documents indicating BC residence; parent or guardian filing income tax returns as a BC resident).
Category A items include; Proof of ownership of dwelling or long-term lease or rental of dwelling; legal documents indicating BC residence; parent or guardian filing income tax returns as a BC resident
Category B items include; BC hydro bill, BC cable bill, Provincial driver’s license, provincial registration of automobile, Canadian bank accounts or credit cards.

5.  Immunization records

6. A completed Burnaby School District Medical Information Form

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

7.   Copy of the student’s most recent school marks (including Summer Session), such as:

    1.  an official copy of marks from the student’s Permanent Record Card: or
    2. the student’s most recent report card; or
    3. a transcript of academic record; or
    4. a transfer form with marks

The following documents will be required to register:

In order to complete the registration process, parent/guardian need to complete the following and email these forms to south.info@burnabyschools.ca


Cross District and Out-of-District

To complete a cross or out-of-district transfer application for the 2021/22 school year. Please click here


Temporary Residents Living in BC

To assist with physical distancing and limiting the spread of COVID-19, schools will not be accepting any in-person registrations at this time.

To complete an online preliminary registration with the Burnaby School District 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 ordinarily residents of British Columbia with their parent(s) or legal guardians(s) and who are not eligible for the public school operation grant are classified as Fee-Paying International Students. Their admission into the District’s International Education Program is determined by the School District’s established International Student Admission Regulations and Procedures.


Programs of Choice

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

Looking for French Immersion please click here