Programs

What Is My Student Type?

Am I An Adult Learner or a School-Aged Student?

ADULT UPGRADING

Students 20 years of age or older as of September 1 of the current school year are considered adult learners.

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GRADES 1-9

Students in grades 1-9 can expect to work at least 30 hours per week on schoolwork.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (GRADES 1-6)

Grades 1-3 courses are print-based and grade 4-6 courses are a combination of online and print.

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JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (GRADES 7-9)

Compulsory core courses for this program include Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Health, and all courses are offered online.

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PERSONALIZED LEARNING PROGRAM (GRADES 1-9)

Tailored curriculum with research-based resources, customized assignments, and teacher modeling available for students with individual learning needs.

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GRADES 10-12

Students 19 years of age, or younger, as of September 1 of the current school year* are classified as school-aged students and should follow one of the links below for their enrollment options. Grade 10-12 students can expect to work 30 hours per week for a full course load of 15-20 credits or 8 hours per week for each 5-credit course.

PRIMARY STUDENTS (FULL-TIME)

Students who are registered with VVS for a majority of their programming in a school year.

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NON-PRIMARY STUDENTS (PART-TIME)

Students who are registered with a school in another authority (other than Pembina Hills School Division) and would like to take courses (up to 5 credits per semester) with VVS.

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SUMMER SCHOOL

High school students can take up to 10 credits in summer school, including one core course, to upgrade, advance or explore new subjects, within a six-week period, but cannot enroll in the same course with another school.

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

VVS offers instructions of the Alberta grades 1 to 12 curriculum to international students and children of Alberta families living abroad. Please note that there are associated fees.

To determine if you are eligible, click Learn More below.

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EDUCATION SERVICES AGREEMENTS (PARTNERSHIPS WITH SCHOOLS)

ESAs provide a solution to gaps in programming while allowing partner schools to retain authority and responsibility over their students. For more information about the purpose, cost, funding implications, and set-up of an ESA, please visit the Pembina Hills School Division Education Services Agreements webpage.

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OFF-CAMPUS PROGRAMS

Grades 10 to 12 students can explore and expand their career interests, skills, and knowledge through our off-campus programs. Check out our Course Catalogue for a full list of offerings.

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