District Achievement Contract

The District Achievement Contract outlines the school district’s goals for student achievement.  Through its strategic plan and achievement contract, the district not only plans to improve students’ learning, but also to introduce district-wide assessments in order to have a more comprehensive understanding of student achievement and to inform instruction.

Academy Registration

New this year is online registration, which begins Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 8 a.m. More information is available here.

Hockey Skills Academy Application Form

NLPS Soccer Academy Application Form

Central Island Lacrosse Academy Application Form

Vancouver Island Beach Volleyball Academy Application Form

Performing Arts Academy Application Form

Jazz Academy Application Form

Baseball Academy Application Form




Secondary specialized academies provide students with an opportunity to pursue their areas of interest while completing their academic studies.

  • Hockey Canada Skills Academy
  • Open to players of all ability levels, male or female
  • Improve individual skills, and maximize potential (both on and off the ice)

Contact Zed Malenica at 250-753-2271 or email

NLPS Soccer Academy

For the aspiring soccer player

Regular academic course load with soccer development courses

Contact Gunnar Myhrer at 250-753-2271 or email

Jazz Academy

  • Located at Wellington Secondary
  • For the aspiring jazz musician
  • An enriched educational experience of jazz music in Grades 11 and 12

Contact Carmella Luvisotto at 250-758-9191 or email

Baseball Academy

  • Located at Dover Bay Secondary
  • For athletes in Grades 8 to 12 interested in improving their skills in baseball

Contact the school at 250-756-4595 to register.

Vancouver Island Beach Volleyball Academy

Open to students in Grades 8 to 12

  • For athletes interested in beach volleyball training (improvement of skills and conditioning)
    – on court, weight room, class and gymnasium sessions
  • Linear course to take advantage of the seasonal weather

Contact Ryan Orton at 250 753-2271 or

Performing Arts Academy

  • Located at Dover Bay Secondary
  • For committed and focused students of acting
  • To give students intense training and opportunities to perform
  • Academy students will gain a better connection to the performing arts industry including contact with
    professionals working in theatre and film

Call 250 751-3408 or see the information sheet

Lacrosse Academy

  • Located at Nanaimo District Secondary
  • For athletes interested in lacrosse training (improvement of skills and conditioning)

Contact Joel Smith at 250 740-2000 or email