Living and Learning School (Haida Gwaii)

Theme: Independent Schools

Location(s): Outside the Lower Mainland


We are a tiny Independent School in Queen Charlotte, located right on the beach. We have 14 students divided into 2 classrooms. Student teachers may choose to be part of our Primary class "Eagles" Gr. K-2, or join our Junior class "Dragons" Gr. 3-5. We have a staff of 3 teachers who would be your mentors/hosts. Our school operates 4 days a week Monday-Thursday from 8:45-3:15. And we have one special event school friday during the month that is led by parents and is a camping trip.

Associated Costs:
Return Travel costs would be about $500-600 for flights with Air Canada from Vancouver to Sandspit, Haida Gwaii. $500 for accommodations (likely a home stay or small cabin) Money for groceries if student will be in an independent accommodation.