Academies

For registration assistance, please send us an email or call, 250-391-9006 ext. 250

 

ONLY International student registrations for Sports Academies are handled through the International Program Office.

For more information, contact sookeschools@sd62.bc.ca or call 250-474-9818.

 

 

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Hockey

 

This academy offers both male and female hockey players the opportunity to develop their individual hockey skills while completing their academic course work. The program aims to enhance students’ opportunities to learn and excel academically and athletically through sport. Each student must follow a code of conduct to maintain good standing in the academy.

Components:

  • On-ice training & skills development
  • Strengthening & conditioning
  • Off-ice training
  • Sports nutrition & psychology

Schools:

Register Now for Hockey

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

 Soccer

 

The Soccer Academy is a wonderful program for the student who wants to develop his/her potential as a high performance athlete or just simply wants to learn and enjoy playing the game. It is not a program reserved only for elite players within the sport, but welcomes players of all skill levels who are committed to development both as soccer players and as individuals.  There is a significant expectation that the athletes involved are committed to working hard, developing their skills and have interest in considerable personal growth.

Components:

  • On- field training & skills development
  • Off-field training
  • Game analysis
  • Anatomy & physiology

Schools:

  • Edward Milne Community School (Grades 9-12) Learn more
  • Dunsmuir Middle School (Grades 7-8) Learn more
  • Royal Bay Secondary School (Grades 9-12) Learn more

Register Now for Soccer

Registration for both Dunsmuir and Royal Bay soccer academies are closed for the 2016/17 school year. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

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Dance

 

Our Dance Academy is a multi-style dance skills development program open to any interested students who possess a passion and enthusiasm for dance, while desiring to improve and expand upon their existing dance training. We look for committed, coachable dancers with a high standard of personal responsibility and behaviour. Dancers should have dance experience and/or the drive, determination and commitment to learn.

Components:

  • Strength & flexibility training
  • Cross-floor skill development
  • Choreography
  • Participation in the Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival

Schools:

  • Dunsmuir Middle School (Grades 6-8) Learn more
  • Royal Bay Secondary School (Grades 9-12) Learn more

Spencer Middle School offers a dance program (not academy) for Grades 7 & 8. Please call the school for information and to register – 250-474-1291.

 

Register Now for Dance

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

Equine Studies

Equine Academy

This three-year program will help students to broaden his/her knowledge base as well as help them to explore potential careers working with horses. Horse ownership is not a requirement for the program. We have a working relationship with a local horse stable and training facility where we can offer you a wide range of training and options for those who want to have a horse for riding purposes. In addition if you do own a horse the stable can provide you with a place to stable your horse.

Schools:

  • This Academy is available to grades 9-12 students in SD 62 Secondary Schools EMCS, Belmont and Royal Bay
  • Equine Class meets on Monday @ 4:00 p.m. at Royal Bay Secondary and other predetermined location, class work is also completed online

Learn more

Register Now for Equine Studies

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

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Baseball

Baseball/Softball

 

This brand new academy is designed to provide a positive learning environment for both male and female students to improve their skills in an area of great passion. With access to excellent coaching and training facilities, this program enhances the overall school experience by providing students with opportunities to improve their health, fitness and self-confidence on a daily basis.

Components:

  • On-field coaching & skills development
  • Off-field training
  • Skills development at the individual, intermediate and advanced levels.
  • Teamwork, leadership and community involvement
  • Sports nutrition & bio mechanics

Schools:

  • Belmont Secondary School (Grades 9-12)

Learn more

 

Register Now for Baseball/Softball

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

Lacrosse

 

As Canada’s national sport, the Lacrosse Academy will offer in the 2017/8 school year a separate male and female Lacrosse Academy Program. Athletes will have the opportunity to experience the challenges and rewards of this exciting sport. Players of all skill levels will learn how to maximize their training while completing their course work at the same time.

Components:

  • On-field skill development training
  • Off-field strength & conditioning
  • Tactical and endurance training
  • Sports psychology and nutrition

Schools:

  • Royal Bay Secondary School (Grades 9-12)

Learn more

 

Register Now for Lacrosse

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

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Golf

 

This brand new academy is designed to provide a positive learning environment for both male and female students to improve their skills in an area of great passion. With access to excellent coaching and training facilities, this program enhances the overall school experience by providing students with opportunities to improve their health, fitness and self-confidence on a daily basis.

Components:

  • Coaching & skills development at Olympic View Golf Course
  • Off-field training
  • Skills development at the individual, intermediate and advanced levels.
  • Teamwork, leadership and community involvement
  • Sports nutrition & bio mechanics

Schools:

  • Available to all SD62 Secondary School students (Grades 9-12)

 

Register Now for Golf

Registration for the 2016/17 school year is now closed. Registration will reopen in Spring of 2017.

Please Email us for payment information

 

 

 

Sooke School District

3143 Jacklin Road, Victoria, BC V9B 5R1

Phone: (250) 474-9800
Email: info@sd62.bc.ca

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday