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Saanich Recreation Summer Program Information

Each summer thousands of kids/families from in and around Saanich...

Life After High School

SIDES will be hosting an information session on Life After High School...

Spring Break

Closure dates for Spring Break....

New Courses at SIDES

We are hard at work developing new or revised courses for the new BC c...

Territory Acknowledgement

We acknowledge and thank the W̱SÁNEĆ people on whose traditional territory we live, learn, and teach. The W̱SÁNEĆ people have lived and worked on this land since time immemorial.

Welcome to the South Island Distance Education School, your BC online school. SIDES is a public, full-service, Kindergarten to Grade 12 (K-12) school, offering distributed learning courses to all students in British Columbia, and is a proud member of School District 63 Saanich (SD63).

Join us to work towards your educational goals. We continue to refine our programs, to expand our selection of online course offerings and to work on the goals outlined in our Strategic Plan. We look forward to connecting with you soon!