StrongStart is a free drop-in early learning program for children aged 0 to 5 years (prior to entry into kindergarten), who are accompanied by their parents or caregivers. It is the beginning of a special partnership between families and schools.
2023-2024 School Year
We are looking forward to welcoming our StrongStart families to our drop-in program starting October 1-, 2023. StrongStart is a free play based early learning program for parents/caregivers to attend with their children aged 0 to 5 years of age (prior to entry into kindergarten).
If you are a returning StrongStart family, then feel free to drop-in on days that work for you.
StrongStart Centres are open: Monday – Friday 8:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Please visit our District StrongStart website to receive up-to-date information on centre closures and news:
If you are new to the StrongStart program please register online here. Once registered for the StrongStart program, you will be asked by the school office for one of the following documents:
· Canadian Birth Certificate
· Canadian Passport
· Indigenous Status Card
· Certificate of Canadian Citizenship
Once registration is complete and you have been notified, you are invited to drop-in at the StrongStart Centre you've registered for.
The Centres are open on a first-come, first-serve basis..
StrongStart BC Information for Parents and Guardians
Use these suggestions to get the most out of your experience in a StrongStart BC program: