Letter from Principal


Welcome to Century High School!

Century High School (CENTURY) has a clear mission. It is to provide you with an education that will thoroughly prepare you for the challenges ahead. Our goal is to help you on your continuing journey as a fully contributing member of society.

The school embodies the spirit of enterprise and dedication. We strive to create a positive learning environment with dedicated staff and teachers from all around the world, who are willing to share their knowledge and experience. We know you work hard, as we do, for excellence in everything you do.

Our teachers are here to help you in your studies. They can also be your academic advisors, and offer support in many other ways. To many students, CENTURY is a like a second home. You may be far from your home but you belong to the CENTURY family. Feel free to ask our staff or myself about any concerns that you may have. We are here to help you grow in every aspect of your life at CENTURY.

We are pleased of the academic successes to be found in our school, which is reflected in the high rate of university entrance among our graduates. Fully half of our graduates have been admitted into public universities in Canada, USA and prestigious universities in their home countries.

These universities include:

  • University of British Columbia
  • McGill University
  • University of Victoria
  • University of Alberta
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of Western Ontario
  • University of Toronto
  • Queen’s University
  • McMaster University
  • University of Waterloo

In essence, your future is our focus. Leading you to higher education is our goal.

We encourage you to make the most of your time at CENTURY. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience life in a burgeoning West Coast city, which is world-renowned for its diversity and culture. So enjoy the beauty of Vancouver, and make your time at CENTURY a memorable and rewarding experience.

Again, welcome to Century High School.


Kris Hansen