19438 – 116B Avenue
Pitt Meadows, BC V3Y 1G1
Pitt Meadows Secondary School (school capacity – 1,100)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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Visit the Pitt Meadows Secondary website at https://pmss.sd42.ca/