Students must currently be registered in the Richmond School District to complete a transfer application.

Frequently Asked Questions

Transfer Application forms are available online.​ School offices are currently closed to the public. If you would like to submit a transfer application, you will need to do so by emailing the form to the requested school. School email addresses and phone numbers are available on the school websites. Please refer to the deadlines on the transfer application form.

Transfer Application Form - PDF

Round 1 Transfer Application Period Round 2 Late Transfer Application Period Late Transfer Application Period
February 10, 2020 – February 28, 2020 March 2, 2020 – May 15, 2020 May 19, 2020 – Ongoing
Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, March 13, 2020. Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, May 29, 2020. Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, September 11, 2020.
Transfer complaint deadline is Friday, April 3, 2020. Transfer complaint deadline is Friday, June 5, 2020. Transfer complaint deadline is Monday, September 14, 2020.

 

Students who apply for a transfer will be considered in the following priority order: 

1. Sibling of a Richmond Resident student who will be attending the requested school and program for the 2020/21 school year.
2. Sibling of a Non-Richmond Resident who will be attending the requested school and program for the 2020/21 school year.
3a. Elementary – Daycare (address and confirmation of daycare arrangements may be requested).
3b. Secondary - Grade 7 Cohort.
4. Extenuating circumstances.

If you would like a transfer decision reviewed by the Office of the Deputy Superintendent you may submit a completed Transfer Complaint Form by email to transfercomplaints@sd38.bc.ca or in person at 7811 Granville Avenue, Richmond, B.C.

Transfer Complaint Form

Round 1 Transfer Application Period Round 2 Late Transfer Application Period Late Transfer Application Period
February 10, 2020 – February 28, 2020 March 2, 2020 – May 15, 2020 May 19, 2020 – Ongoing
Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, March 13, 2020. Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, May 29, 2020. Transfer decisions communicated to parents by Friday, September 11, 2020.
Transfer complaint deadline is Friday, April 3, 2020. Transfer complaint deadline is Friday, June 5, 2020. Transfer complaint deadline is Monday, September 14, 2020.

 

If you did not find your answers above and have further questions then please contact Central Registration at 604-668-6058.