Information for Refugee Students in the Kindergarten to Grade 12 System

Families who arrive in British Columbia as refugees have overcome great obstacles and adversity. They bring with them strengths, abilities and qualities to share as they settle into their new home.

Awareness and understanding of the backgrounds and needs of students with refugee experience, in addition to their strengths and cultural differences, can help them succeed at school.

Learn about students with refugee experience and how to work with them in education: