​Vernon Community School

    Vernon Community Academy seeks to provide learning opportunities that develop exceptional literacy and numeracy competencies in students, while concurrently developing:

    Social and Emotional Growth and Development
    Cooperative Learning
    Service Learning
    Home-School Partnerships
    Learning with Technology
    Formative Assessment
    Inquiry-based Approaches

    The curriculum is Ministry standard. Meeting B.C. Ministry of Education learning out-comes in all curricular areas.

    Inclusion and diversity will be a cornerstone of this program.


  • Learners at the center
  • The social nature of learning
  • Emotions as integral to learning
  • Recognizing individual differences
  • Stretching all students
  • Assessment for learning
  • Building horizontal connectedness

Learning Partnerships

  • City of Vernon
  • Junction Literacy
  • Okanagan Science Centre
  • Bishop Bird Sanctuary
  • Allen Brooks Nature Centre
  • Vernon District Immigrant Services Society
  • The Upper Room Mission
  • Okanagan College
  • University of British Columbia - Okanagan
  • Fresh Grade

Who may participate?

Grade 7,8,9,10,11,12 those interested might be:

  • home schooled students who prefer a learning opportunity that is more communal and less isolated
  • learners with diverse and complex needs who presently not successful in classrooms that lean toward traditional practices and who live all over the school district.

You can register with your application by:

   School District #22 students complete a transfer form​ starting at the school they are currently attending
   Home school students register in person at Fulton Registration Form​