Information for Families

This is a public book with valuable information for families and students.

5-9 Online Program

What you need to know about K-9 online courses.

HCOS: Phase 2 Health and Safety Plan

Guiding Principles Parent Initiated Activities If a parent engages a third party to provide a l...

Assessment

Calendars & Schedules

Core Competencies

The core competencies are a set of intellectual, personal, and social and emotional proficiencies...

Curriculum Budget

Encom

Enrollment

Grad Program

Advanced Placement Courses

What are they? The Advanced Placement (AP) program makes college and university level courses av...

Career Life Education & Career Life Connections Courses

This page is designed to outline the differences in the Career Life Education (CLE) and Career Li...

Comparative Civilizations Program (with Overseas Travel)

Planning for our 2020/2021 Comparative Civilizations Program is gearing up. For this, our 13th an...

Course Options

HCOS offers the flexibility to design a unique High School experience with a variety of different...

Course Selection Instructions

Course selection for the next school year (2020/2021)  is available as of May 2nd, 2020.  New St...

English Language Arts Options in Grades 10-12

This page outlines the available options as well as requirements for the English Language Arts (E...

Getting Ready for the Grad Program

There are many skills that make the Graduation Program more manageable for our students. These ar...

Grad Program Course Planning Worksheet

British Columbia Dogwood Graduation Program Planner You are funded in BC until you are 19 years...

Grad Program Funding

This page should answer questions regarding the funding at the Grad program level. If you have ad...

Grad Program Overview

Welcome to the Grad Program at Heritage Christian Online School!  While this page will not answe...

HCOS Graduation Certificate

This page outlines the requirements needed to receive an HCOS Graduation Certificate on top of a ...

Learning a Second Language

This page outlines the options available for students who are interested in learning a second lan...

Math Course Options and Streams

This page provides information regarding the various courses and streams a student can take at HC...

Monitoring Progress & Official Reporting

Your Student's Schedule Each of our dedicated Course Specialist teachers are there to support yo...

Moodle Account

Moodle is a required part of any online or hybrid course. In addition, some individualized teache...

Ordering Curriculum

In the Grad Program, for every Individualized, Online or Hybrid course, your main point of contac...

Setting up Your Examity Profile (Students)

This page outlines the process for students to set up their Examity Profile.  To set up you acc...

Synchronous Courses 10-12

This page provides information around Synchronous courses that are offered from grades 10-12 Des...

Transitioning from Grade 9

Welcome to the Grad Program! This page is to help you understand some of the ins and outs and ch...

Viewing Graduation Assessment Results and Your Transcript

This page provides information for students that would like to view their unofficial transcript o...

Scheduling Your Exam in Examity

This page outlines the steps to scheduling and accessing your exam through Examity. To view a vi...

Advanced Placement FAQs

1. Do I have to take 2 final exams (the school’s final exam and the Collegeboard’s AP exam in May...

General Information

10 FAQs for Back to School

1. How do you lease a computer/tablet/iPad?  Our computer lease program is available. For more...

Acronyms

At Heritage Christian Online School we tend to use a lot of acronyms. Here is a chart to let help...

Additional Resources & Learning Supports

Subscriptions We have plenty of online subscriptions you can access to in order to find your sub...

Administration and Staff Contacts

Welcome to HCOS. The following administration and staff members are here to help you and your stu...

Contact Us

General Contact information Local Phone: 250-862-2376 Toll Free: 1-877-862-2375 Email: info...

Online Course Preview - Guest Pass

If your family would like to preview an online course before committing to it as a part of their ...

Safety for at Home Learners

Fire, Earthquake, Lockdown and other emergencies can happen at any time or place. Just because ...

SOPHIE

Heritage Christian Online School designed SOPHIE to be a central resource that houses procedures ...

Student Support Centre (Grade 7-12)

Student Support Centre (SSC) is a Online-based universal support provided by an EA in Literacy or...

Understanding Anxiety Amidst COVID-19 Webinar

Recorded April 2, 2020 A big thank you to Julie Bohni (Registered Clinical Counsellor) for shari...

Unintended Consequences - Presentation from Phil Hills at RenewED 2019

Phillip Hills is the Executive Regional Director for ACSI Western Canada.  The HCOS staff welcome...

Vaccination Reporting Regulation

BC's new Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation has been updated and HCOS will continue to provi...

Wired for Connection Webinar

A big thank you to Julie Bohni (Registered Clinical Counsellor) for sharing about how we are wire...

School ID

HCOS can provide School ID for any of our students. To request a School ID card please fill out ...

Online Session Recording Policy

HCOS considers the privacy and protection of student information of utmost importance.  We also h...

Online Session Recordings

A key component of synchronous courses is the ability for students and teachers to build relation...

StudyForge Subscriptions

StudyForge is an amazing digital curriculum used by thousands of students across Canada and the U...

Homeschool Registered

K-9 Program

Learning Commons (Library)

Learning Commons

What Is a Learning Commons? "A learning commons is a common, or shared, learning ‘space’ that is...

Learning Commons Website Links

The following are direct links to pertinent information that can be found on our Learning Commons...

Search Portal Video Tutorials

Getting Started with the Search Portal How to Search in the Search Portal Booking Items fro...

Shipping Information

Discover more shipping information pertinent to your account type on our website.  EnrolledRegis...

Booking for Gr. 10-12 Textbooks

Please note: This is for Individualized Patrons with Encom Passwords Logging into the Search Por...

Unit Study Kits

Unit studies are a perfect way to facilitate your student’s learning as they immerse themselves i...

Used Curriculum Bookstore

Here are some steps for you to purchase items from our used curriculum bookstore.  Read the pay...

Process for Booking Multiple Items

You asked for it and now you’ve got it: by adding items to your Favourites List, you can easily b...

Learning Commons COVID Policy

COVID HCOS Learning Commons Policy  During this difficult COVID-19 time period, we want to ensur...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Here is the link to the most frequently asked questions on the Learning Commons website.

Grad Newsletter - October 2020

Welcome to HCOS Learning Commons!  Welcome to all of our grad families!  We pray you are all sta...

Curriculum Returns

Here are the notes for families and patrons who are returning used curriculum to the HCOS  school...

Moodle

This book is a resource for parents and students in online courses. It is tools, tips and instruc...

School Calendar for Families (2021/2022) *NEXT YEAR*

This calendar provides families key dates for various deadlines, breaks and important information...

Read for Change

Special Education Program

Tuition & Resources

Zoom

Curriculum Picks

For families who do not know where to start when it comes to selecting print curriculum, we have ...

Learning Groups

Troubling Shooting your Examity Test

If you are having trouble with starting your Examity Test you can: Troubleshoot using the 'Chat...