Homestay Programs

Below are links to websites operated by publicly funded Canadian school districts offering homestays and international education opportunities. Thumbnail descriptions are taken from the websites.

British Columbia

"The Abbotsford experience includes a quality-focused international program, modern school facilities, and thoughtfully selected homestays. Here international students are given the opportunity to learn English and experience a new culture, all while attaining a world class education."

"The Coquitlam School District's International Education Program provides an opportunity for students outside of Canada to enter our school district where they can learn English while pursuing academic and career programs."

Maple Ridge - Pit Meadows
"On the west coast of Canada 44 km from Vancouver lies Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows and School District 42. Our region provides mild winters and warm dry summers. Students are immersed in Canadian classes and live with caring homestay families."

"Surrey School District, located in metropolitan Vancouver, offers high quality public education in over 120 schools. Programs range from long-term integrated studies to customized short-term programs."

Vancouver School District
"Vancouver schools offer a culturally rich cross-section of students, instructors and counsellors. Our schools are located in residential areas of the city. The Vancouver School District has many years of experience teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) students."

"Improve your English, learn about Canadian culture, make friends and ready yourself for success as a student in our programs. Victoria International High School Programs offers the highest quality learning experience in a safe, beautiful, culturally diverse and accepting environment."

West Vancouver
Longest-running international education program in province. "West Vancouver School District's International Student Program is offered to students from grades 1 through 12. There are three West Vancouver High Schools... In addition there are 14 elementary schools which accept students for full year or short term programs.

Whistler, Squamish, Pemberton
"Howe Sound is located in the spectacular Sea to Sky corridor where nature has provided tremendous recreational opportunities. The district is home to 3 centres: Whistler, site of the 2010 winter Olympics, Squamish and Pemberton."

"For more than a decade high school students from many nations of the world have been studying in Nanaimo to take advantage of the top-quality Canadian education that we offer."

Macao - Taipa Centre
Canadian Learning Centre
Rua Fernao Mendes Pinto No. 102
Chuen Yuet Garden "A" R/C
Taipa, Macao
T: +853 2882 7710