Schools

Pitt Meadows Secondary

Contact Information

19438 – 116B Avenue
Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 1G1 
Phone: 604.465.7141

About our School

Pitt Meadows Secondary School (school capacity – 1,100)

Academics
Pitt Meadows Secondary School (PMSS) is a dual-track English and French Immersion school with a student population of just under 1,000. Students can choose from several university prep and vocational programs that follow a linear, September to June schedule. PMSS also features a daily one-hour FLEX block that allows students to choose their learning activity and location, thus promoting independence, ownership and personalization. 

Fine Arts
PMSS features programs in visual, theatre and musical arts. Visual arts students produce many top-quality 2D and 3D pieces of artwork that are regularly displayed throughout the community of Pitt Meadows. The music program features both beginner and advanced concert band and guitar classes. PMSS also offers drama and theatre classes at all grade levels.

Applied Skills/Technology
A full range of applied skills elective options include: automotive, textiles, woodwork, metal tech, welding, cooking, power mechanics, robotics, maker space programs, desktop publishing, digital media, photography, computer technology and others.

Athletics
PMSS is known for its far-reaching and successful athletics program. Sports offered include basketball (boys and girls), volleyball (girls), ball hockey, football (provincial champions in 2016), soccer (boys and girls), lacrosse (boys), cross- country (boys and girls), track and field (boys and girls) and golf (boys and girls). Several recreational clubs also are also available, such as ski and snowboarding, outdoors club, yoga, fitness and conditioning and weightlifting.

Student Support Services
PMSS offers support for students with a variety of learning needs. Help is available through support teachers, an Aboriginal support teacher, special education assistants, and a youth worker.

Unique features
PMSS is home to the Pacific Room Hockey Academy, a program popular with both local and international students. PMSS’s Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)/Laptop program promotes computer-enhanced academic instruction and learning for students in grades 8-9. PMSS also features leadership and social justice programs that involve many students becoming active in the surrounding community.

 

Enrolment and Utilization
  2016 Actual
Enrolment (Ministry of Education funded and international students without cross-enrolled) 866
School Utilization 79%
Operating Capacity 1100
School Website

Visit the Pitt Meadows Secondary website at https://pmss.sd42.ca/

Our vision
Our vision is for every individual to feel valued and for all learners to reach their potential.
Our mission
Our mission is to support all individuals in their development as successful learners, and as respectful, caring and responsible members of society.