VFA High School has been established as a bridge between our students’ education in their home countries and their further education in Canada. We prepare students academically and culturally for success in this country. Over the years, we have watched proudly as our graduates have gone on to success in the public or independent senior high school systems and enter the finest universities in Canada and around the world. Learn More…
High School Credit Program and ESL/High School Preparation Program
Summer/Winter Intensive ESL Program for Teenagers
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
5621 Killarney Street
Vancouver, BC V5R 3W4
VFA offers a special full-time summer ESL program for international students or new immigrants who would like to improve their English skills and enjoy activities in Vancouver.
The program includes Grades 7-12 credit courses, ESL and Academic Preparation. Courses are fully certified by the British Columbia Ministry of Education. Homestay is available.
Trang Tran, VFA High School graduate, April 2015, was awarded a full four year scholarship to Denison University in Ohio, USA.
Alice Lin, VFA High School graduate, August 2013, was awarded a scholarship to Oregon State University, a large, highly-ranked college offering more than 200 undergraduate, graduate and degree programs.
VFA High School is very proud that one of our former students, Doris Liu, has won the Governor General’s Academic Award from David Thompson Secondary for outstanding academic achievement in Grades 11 and 12. Doris is now pursuing a Science Degree at the University of British Columbia.
It was a great success!
Friday, February 20, 2015
VFA students scored 17.27 % higher than the B.C. public school average on the Science 10 Provincial Exam in May 2014.
VFA High students scored an average of 16.92% higher than the B.C. public school average on the Math 10 Provincial Exam in January 2014.
Fall 2014 English 10 Provincial Exam: VFA student average test score is higher than both Vancouver and BC averages.
Fermat Mathematics Exam – Grade 11: Kelly Fei
Cayley Mathematics Exam – Grade 10: Teresa Chang
Pascal Mathematics Exam – Grade 9: Philip Jeong
AMC International Mathematics Competition (62,254 Participants):
Doris Liu – Top 10% in the world
Michael Smith Science Challenge Award (1,533 Participants):
Doris Liu – Top 10% in Canada
Yun Yi Hsu – Top 25% in Canada
Karen Cao – Top 25% in Canada
Sean Kao – Top 25% in Canada
Vancouver Formosa Academy is an independent school fully certified by the British Columbia Ministry of Education