Application

APPLICATION PACKAGE FORMS, QUESTIONNAIRE, and VIDEO GUIDELINES:

Please complete the fillable application form, the fillable student profile questionnaire, and the student biography video. All forms and guidelines are linked below. Please send all your documents/pictures/videos/reports in ONE email message to: JODigitalMini@vsb.bc.ca

JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION MINI SCHOOL APPLICATION FORM 2021-22
(F
or students entering grade 8 in September)

JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION MINI SCHOOL LATE APPLICATION FORM 2021-22
(for students already enrolled in grade 8 and up)

JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION STUDENT PROFILE QUESTIONNAIRE 2021_22

JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION STUDENT VIDEO BIOGRAPHY GUIDELINES 2021_22

***Any inquiries, please email JODigitalMini@vsb.bc.ca ***

GRADE 7 APPLICANTS 2020-21 (for the school year 2021-22) IMPORTANT DATES

Beginning FALL 2020

GENERAL REGISTRY will be open between November 9 – December 17, 2020 and hosted on the VSB Website @ https://govsb.ca/secondary-programs.

October 26 – VIRTUAL Information Day: For all Grade 7 parents and students who are interested in learning more about the John Oliver Digital Immersion Mini School, we will be having a virtual information day on October 26th. We will providing a sequence of 4 videos to watch, which will provide information about all aspects of our program. We will be posting the sequence of 4 videos under the “JO Mini Virtual Info Day” tab on our blog for you to access on October 26th. If there are any questions you have AFTER watching the sequence of videos, you can email JODigitalMini@vsb.bc. 

NO ASSESSMENT 2020  To register for this test please visit http://www.vsb.bc.ca/programs/mini-school-registration between October 22nd – November 5th, 2020.   

NO ASSESSMENT 2020  Online Registration for Test opens: October 22nd, 2020
Test Registration Deadline: November 5th, 2020 NO EXCEPTIONS
Cognitive and Writing Test: November 17th, 2020 

GENERAL REGISTRY will be open between November 9 – December 17, 2020 and hosted on the VSB Website @ https://govsb.ca/secondary-programs.

December 17th – Application Package Deadline: The Application Package must be submitted by December 17th, 2020. As a reminder, the Application Package must include all documents/pictures/videos/reports in ONE email message and be sent to: JODigitalMini@vsb.bc.ca

December 17th – INTERVIEWS: Due to COVID-19 related factors, we are not having face to face interviews. The student biography video provided within the Application Package will be in lieu of an interview: please read the instructions regarding the student biography video carefully.

Offers:

February 24 – First offers            Acceptance February 26 by noon

March 3 – Second offers             Acceptance March 4 by noon

First offers will be sent via email on Tuesday, February 24th, 2021. (Follow up phone calls may be necessary).

Second offers will be sent via email on March 3rd, 2021. (Follow up phone calls may be necessary).

If you do not receive an email, your child was not selected.

 

LATE APPLICATIONS (after grade 8):
WE ALSO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR OUR GRADE 9-12 CLASSES
AS SPOTS OPEN UP.

If you are interested in applying for entry into a grade 9-12 class, please download the JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION MINI SCHOOL LATE APPLICATION FORM 2020-21 as well as the JOHN OLIVER DIGITAL IMMERSION STUDENT PROFILE QUESTIONNAIRE 2021_22.  Please send your completed forms to us along with a photograph and copy of your most recent report card.  You may email your application to tlaumen@vsb.bc.ca, fax it to 604-713-8937.

As part of the selection process, you will be called for an interview; only selected candidates will be contacted.