19438 – 116B Avenue
Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 1G1
Pitt Meadows Secondary School (school capacity – 1,100)
Pitt Meadows Secondary School is a dual track English and French Immersion school that offers a variety of courses and enrichment programs. Students can also choose from several university prep and vocational programs.
Over the years, PMSS has developed an outstanding tradition in Fine Arts, with complete band and theatre programs highlighted by seasonal productions.
A full range of applied skills elective options include: automotive, textiles, theatre, stagecraft, woodwork, metal tech, jewelry making, home economics, music, choir, drawing, painting, desktop publishing, media journalism and sculpture. The school also offers a modern 2D and 3D visual arts program and in-house ‘Vikings Productions’ digital media program, as well as a digital and ‘dark room’ photography program.
Students can become involved in a variety of team sports, including basketball, volleyball, rugby, hockey, football, soccer and more. PMSS is proud of its outstanding athletics tradition and continues to encourage school-wide participation. PMSS has a new turf field and is the annual host of the B.C. Grade 8 boys and girls basketball championships. Students can also participate in fitness, conditioning, and yoga classes.
Student Support Services
PMSS offers support for students with a variety of learning needs. Support is available through support teachers, an aboriginal support teacher, special education assistants, and/or a youth worker.
The Pacific Rim Hockey Academy allows dedicated hockey players to further their ambitions without compromising their education. Traditional curricular programming is meshed with co-curricular activities to foster greater learning. Fine arts nights, drama productions, athletics events, intramural programs, student leadership programs, post secondary evenings, student film festivals and other programs all contribute to a vibrant school culture. The school also offers a blended international education model.
Visit the Pitt Meadows Secondary website at http://schools.sd42.ca/pmss.