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  • Eligibility: Children who will turn five-years-old before January 1, 2023 are eligible to begin school in September 2022 and can apply for District Programs of Choice.
  • Prior to applying for a program seat, you have already registered your child/children at your local catchment school. For information on general registration at local catchment schools or for district catchment information, please visit:  K-12 Schools
  • Once online applications open you will need the following information in order to apply:
    • Whether you are a Surrey/White Rock resident or not.  *Out-of-district applications are accepted
    • The e-mail address you used when registering at your local catchment school
    • Your child's legal first and last name and date of birth
    • Your top three school/program choices
    • Parent/guardians first and last name
    • Contact phone number and e-mail address

 Kindergarten Choice Lottery

Important Details

The Kindergarten Choice Program online application process for September 2022 is NOW CLOSED. To add your child to a Choice Program school waitlist please contact the Choice Program school that you are most interested in having your child attend.

Choice Programs:

Intensive Fine Arts
Early French Immersion

 FAQs about the District Programs of Choice

Read parent frequently asked questions about the application process.