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We are a non-traditional school which offers continuing education (courses delivered by attending one of our centres) and distance learning where you can study from home via our online learning network. We serve the needs of students throughout our local communities of Keremeos, Osoyoos and Oliver and FAR BEYOND! Please check out our course listings, give use a call OR drop in!


Please NOTE:

we are only accepting registrations for FALL at this point in the school year!



Computer Classes Start Soon - Sign up Today!




Our FREE ($10 Reg Fee) computer classes will be starting up within the next few weeks in Oliver, Osoyoos and Keremeos. The Oliver classes will be held in our new "State of the Art" facility! Please do contact us ASAP to arrange a seat!


Fall School Hours 2013/2014

Our hours of operation for this fall are indicated below in the table. These will be in effect starting September 4th. We will also be open for registration the week before - please check your local papers for the hours or CONTACT US to find out when we are open. We look forward to meeting with you!

NOTE - Distance Learning and Continuing Education are now housed in the same locations. The Oliver Location will now be at the high school in the Neighbours of Learning wing.

8:30 am
to 8:00 pm
9:00 - 11:20 am
1:00 - 3:20 pm
8:30 am
to 8:00 pm
5:40 - 8:00 pm
12:00 - 7:30 pm
8:30 am
to 8:00 pm
9:40 - 12:00 am
1:00 - 3:20 pm
8:30 am
to 4:00 pm
9:40 - 12:00 am


School starts on September 3, 2013 in Oliver and Osoyoos (Sept. 4 for Keremeos).

Click HERE to view the 2013/2014 teacher schedule!



Course Listings for 2013 / 2014

Click HERE for the link to our new course listings page (for Grades 10-12) for the upcoming school year. You will be able to click on the links on the right to visit the course page for more information.



Services for 2013/2014


Upgrade Centrenew

Prepare for a new career - YouLearn.ca is South Okanagan's upgrade centre for
careers such as nursing, or for apprenticeship preparation. We offer a full range of
academic courses such as Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and Physics
online. Students can also take courses that will assist them in preparation for college entrance tests. All students can take these courses for FREE*.


Distance Learningnew

K-12 distance learning opportunities featuring state-of-the-art Google Apps for education integration along with MOODLE. We offer a quality education with an individualized learning plan for each student that is flexible in responding to each students' needs and interests. Students interact as a community of learners, online and in person, to round out their entire learning experiences.


Opportunities for High School Studentsnew

YouLearn.ca can provide educational opportunities that may not be available in your local high school, including specialized electives and academic courses. Students can easily enroll in courses at YouLearn.ca while registered at a High School - please call to find out more. You can even take a portion of your high school education at YouLearn.ca!

Specialized Courses include Music Composition and Technology 11/12, Intro to 3D Graphics, Equine Studies 10, 11 and 12, Competitive Riding, Photoshop, Digital Painting, and much more.

Academic courses include Calculus 12, Physics, Chemistry and Biology 11/12 as well as a range of English and Math courses.


Continuing Educationnew

We offer a wide range of courses in areas such as computers, sciences, humanities,math, English, music and more... Non-graduated adults can take courses for FREE* while they are progressing towards graduation. Graduated adults can choose from a shorter list for FREE* such as beginner computers or Internet/email. They can also pay for specific courses, including languages and some self-paced and teacher-led computer classes.

Complete Your Graduationnew

Having a high school diploma is crucial in today's job market. Why wait any longer to graduate? Our caring, nurturing staff will help you to be successful where previously you may have struggled. We will create an individualized plan for success that is flexible and attainable. Make the call today or come in and meet one of the team.

*$10 Registration fee per school year.


Contact Info

Caroline Pennelli

Email: cpennelli@sd53.bc.ca
Cell: (250) 408-8374

Will Eaton
Vice Principal

Email: weaton@sd53.bc.ca
Cell: (250) 408-8377

Education Centres

Oliver Site
Box 940
762 Fairview Rd.
Oliver, B.C.
V0H 1T0
(SOSS Campus)
Phone: (250)498-4597

Osoyoos Site
8129 Main Street
P.O. Box 279
Osoyoos, B.C.,
V0H 1V0
Phone: (250)495-5165
Fax: (250)495-5185

Keremeos Site
900 Sparks Drive
P.O. Box 190
Keremeos, B.C.,
V0X 1N0
Phone: (250)499-0040
Fax: (250)499-0018


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