Bodwell High School

Bodwell High School was founded in 1991 in the City of Vancouver and is a non-denominational, co-educational day and boarding school, offering grades 8 to 12 and university preparation. In September, 2003, the school moved into its new facility on Harbourside Drive in North Vancouver, overlooking Burrard Inlet and the Vancouver harbour. Bodwell's purpose is to "provide a culturally diverse environment for students from around the globe, and enable them to become active learners and well-rounded citizens who contribute positively to the world."

Bodwell's courses follow the Provincial Curriculum prescribed by the British Columbia Ministry of Education. Students who fulfill the graduation program receive a high school graduation diploma issued by the Ministry of Education. Junior and senior grades are specialized to best fit the needs of Bodwell students.

As of the fall 2016 Term, Bodwell students represented over 40 countries.

General Information
Year Founded1991
Type of the SchoolBoarding co-educational
Location of the SchoolNorth Vancouver, Canada
School Area70,000 acres
Programs of study
Academic Programs

Canadian High school system (year 8 to year 12), pre university programs, APP and AEP classes will be held every Saturday in this school for getting to know the job opportunities.

Extra Curricular

sports: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Football, Ski, Ice hockey, Rugby, Running, Snowboards, Swimming, Volleyball, Wight-lifting, Tennis, Boat riding and Lacras.

Art and sport clubs: Chorus club, Chess Club, Computer Club, Discussion club, Theater and dramatic arts club, protecting the environment club, Math club, Jazz music club.


Boarding Tuitions (Per Academic Year)

49,375 CAD (2019-2020)
Boarding Tuitions Fees include

Application fee: $350 CAN

Tuition fee of school: The tuition fee in 23,000 Canadian dollar. The duration of classes are 6 hours from Monday to Friday every week plus 3 hours of job acquaintance program which will be held every Saturday.

Boarding fee for one year:

The boarding fee is $21000 CAN which includes boarding accommodation of students and using the boarding facilities. The facilities include students learning lifestyles, 24 hours security and inspection of students while they are in the accommodation, after schools hour’s support of teachers for doing their homework, using the study room, breakfast and dinner buffet, lunch menu and evening snack menu usage.

Bedcovers and dry cleaning facilities are included.

The cost of using the sport and club facilities, school events and school trips are included in this price.

Cost of school IT facilities:

The cost is $600 Canadian dollar and it includes using the laptop that will be given to student from school(the laptop will be given back to school after the school year), Microsoft and other software packaged needed by the students and teaching IT fundamentals to students.

Damage deposit cost:

The cost is $1000, which will be given back to student after finishing the school.

Boarding Tuitions Fees does not include

The cost for trips to other countries or the trips which will last more than one day will be calculated separately.

Teaching Environment

Total number of students (Day & Boarding)

Total number of Boarding Students450
How many different nationalities40
Teacher-Student Ratio1 : 12
Language courses offeredEnglish, French, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese
Main Language of instructionEnglish
Age of entry to school13
Age of entry to Boarding houses13
Grades offered by schoolyear 8 to 12
Full BoardingYes
Day studentsYes
English language Requirements
Minimum Score in IELTS/TOEFL

IELTS should be 5.5 or 6.5

If the student doesn’t have IELTS/TOEFLStudent can participate in internal English Language Test
English Language Preparatory CoursesYes
Accommodations & Foods
Type of Rooms available2-4 students per room
Foods Extra Options-
Achievements & Accreditations
Accredited and Member ofEducation Department of British Columbia, Study in BC educational committee, BCCIE organization, The College Board committee, Fisa BC educational committee
Honors and Prizes

Canadian” ST star high school” Award in 2014 and 2015

Sport Championships

Sport Championships: Basketball, Football, Swimming, Snowboard and Ski

Bodwell High School Gallery

Bodwell High School 360 degree view