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About Us

Alexander Academy is a co-educational day school for students in grades 8-12. We are dedicated to providing educational programs that inspire students to follow independent paths to success. We recognize that each student has their own academic goals, learning style, passion, and talent. Our teachers are committed to ensuring that students have the opportunity to challenge themselves academically, enabling them to reach their personal level of academic excellence.

The academic year has two semesters: September to end of January, and end of January to June. We also have a summer intensive semester in July.

IB World School

In March of 2018, Alexander Academy became authorized as an IB World School offering the Diploma Programme.

Alexander Academy is recognized and accredited by the BC Ministry of Education and FISA (Federation of Independent School Association).


The academic year is divided into two terms: Fall (Sept – Jan) and Winter (Feb – Jun).

Our Mission and Philosophy

Alexander Academy provides a safe, caring, internationally-minded environment and a curriculum that encompasses action, service, academics, arts and healthy living.

We expect excellence and foster attitudes of creativity, engagement, empathy, respect and integrity.

Our Values

Engagement, Empathy, Respect, Integrity

Our Vision

Alexander Academy strives to be a diverse and inclusive community of internationally minded leaders and learners committed to shaping a better world. Our success is built on offering a rigorous curriculum and placing our students first.

Our History

Established under the British Columbia Ministry of Education, Alexander Academy is an internationally renowned independent school (grade 8-grade 12). We provide a personalized learning experience for each student through the academically rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum. Students may also choose our complete our high school graduation program and receive the BC Dogwood Diploma, a globally recognized certificate of graduation, issued by the province of British Columbia.

Our Campus

Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, our campus is in a spectacular location surrounded by snow-capped mountains, ocean, and breathtaking views. We are fortunate to embrace down town Vancouver as our Campus. Our campus is an intimate learning community embracing new ways of thinking that attracts extraordinary students and teachers.

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