A co-educational, independent boarding school with the largest number of full-time boarders of any boarding school in Canada. History of Shawnigan began in 1916.
20% of our students are international, more than 30 countries represented on campus. 100% of our graduates accepted into university. Quality of our education is prooved by accreditation of the British Columbia Ministry of Education.
If you become a part of Shawnigan, Shawnigan becomes a part of you. We foster at our students the mutual respect, camaraderie and good-heartedness. That's why all of them are challenged to take responsibility for themselves and their actions, and to be independent in their thinking.
Shawnigan has ESL programs as well as standard 8–12 grade programs. There're also AP courses (in English, English Language, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, French, Spanish, U.S. and European History, Computer Science, Studio Art and so on) in our school, designed for those who'd like to study at advanced level in Grade 12.