The steps

Island Pacific School

Our Admission to School Process

We look forward to working with you through the admission to school process to determine if IPS is a good fit for your family. Here are the steps for families to follow to navigate the admissions to school process. 

1. VISIT: Students and parents visit us to see if we’re a good fit. We look forward to welcoming you from late September through to the end of May each year and we are closed during the summer. The student visit is intented to take place in the school year prior to the requested enrollment year.

2. APPLY: Parents complete our online admission to school application (below) and upload requested attachments as prompted. This can be submitted prior to the visit if you wish (and we recommend it so that during your visit we focus on your child and your needs).

3. ASSESSMENT: Parents book an IPS Student Assessment for their child, see the sign up link below (application submission is a pre-requisite for the assessment).

Call us for more information at 604.947.9311 or e-mail us at

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Admissions Timelines 2019-20

Early Acceptance* 
Admission process completed by Dec 7, 2018  (students applying for Gr 6)

Regular Acceptance
Admission process completed by  Mar 8, 2019 (for students applying for all grades)

Financial Aid Applications
By Jan 31, 2019

 *Students accepted in to the Early Acceptance phase are a particularly good match for the school’s environment and programs.

*Students who do not receive confirmed acceptance during the Early Acceptance phase,  will be considered in the next round of admissions.

Book a Parent Tour

You will meet with our Head or Assistant Head

Book a Student Visit

Your student will spend the day attending classes at IPS

Book a Student Assessment

Student Assessments can be booked for Oct/Nov.