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 Grade 5-9 online courses.

Assessment

Calendars & Schedules

Core Competencies

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

Curriculum Budget

Curriculum Picks

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

Encom

Enrollment

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...

Administration and Staff Contacts

  This page provides contact information for our school administration and office staff. Admini...

Curriculum Picks

When you are new to home educating it can be overwhelming to try and figure out what curriculum t...

Foundational Beliefs

Statement of Faith We believe in the Bible to be the only infallible Word of God inspired by the...

Frequently Asked Questions

This is a landing page that has been designed to direct you to specific FAQs in the varying depar...

General FAQs

How do I obtain resources for the start of the school year? Families should contact their suppor...

HCOS Student Awards

HCOS students have the opportunity to be recognized each year, based upon three distinct awards. ...

HCOS Face-to-Face Protocols

HCOS protocols for face to face programming are formulated in alignment with HCOS Mission Vision ...

New Curriculum Purchasing Procedure

New guidelines have changed how HCOS can process the purchasing of resources from companies that ...

Online Course Preview - Guest Pass

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

Online Session Recordings

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

Resource Vendor Directory

After consultation with their support teacher, parents may purchase curriculum from vendors of th...

Resources and Curriculum

All purchasing MUST be completed by 11:59 pm on April 15th for the current school year. Remember,...

Safety for at Home Learners

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

School ID

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

SOPHIE

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

StudyForge Subscriptions

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

Vaccination Reporting Regulation

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

Grad Program

Additional Resources & Learning Supports

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

Advanced Placement Courses

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

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...

Booking for Gr. 10-12 Textbooks

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

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

New Students: Once your application has been accepted by your Grad Advisor (GA), you or your par...

English Language Arts 10 Options

Students need two of the following 2 credit course options in order to receive the required four ...

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 FAQs

For more detailed information on the Grad program at HCOS, requirements for graduation, course se...

Grad Orientation Week Recordings 2021

Welcome to the Grad ProgramSlide Deck What Course Type to Choose?Slide Deck English 10 - So M...

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...

Ordering Curriculum

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

Provincial Assessments - Literacy and Numeracy

What is a Provincial Assessment? There are three provincial assessments that Grad program studen...

Scheduling Your Exam in Examity

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

Setting up a Student Moodle Account

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

Setting up Your Examity Profile (Students)

This page outlines the process for students to set up their Examity Profile.  You may follow alo...

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...

Troubling Shooting your Examity Test

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

Viewing Graduation Assessment Results and Your Transcript

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

Homeschool Registered

K-9 Program

Learning Commons (Library)

2021-2022 Welcome to the Learning Commons Letter

Dear HCOS Learning Commons Patrons, Welcome to a new school year! We are excited to introduce yo...

Booking for Gr. 10-12 Textbooks

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

Curriculum Returns

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

Finding Subscriptions Usernames and Passwords

This is the updated way for families to find subscriptions usernames and passwords.  You may shar...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

For more information on Frequently Asked Questions, please visit our Learning Commons FAQ website...

Grad Student Information

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

Learning Commons

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

Learning Commons COVID Policy

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

Learning Commons Website Links

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

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...

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...

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 paym...

Learning Groups

Moodle

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

Read for Change

Special Education Program

Student Support

Resources to support students.

Technology & Programs

Truth & Reconciliation Week

Tuition & Resources

Webinars, Presentations & Resources