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For Grade 8 students entering Bernie Custis Secondary School in the fall (2024), please read through the information outlined in the links below.

The Grade 8 Option Sheet Info Night presentation outlines the steps involved in your preparation for grade 9.

You can read about pathways destinations, de-streaming in grade 9, the various OSSD Graduation Requirements and a brief overview of the course planner in Xello.

Grade 8 Option Sheet Info Night Jan 18 2024

Gr 9 Option Sheet 2024-2025

The process for choosing courses for next year will begin at home and will continue in classes where assistance will be provided. 

Course entry through The Hub > BCSS Guidance > Xello can begin at home immediately. 

Guidance counsellors will be working with students in class and individually to assist in the process. This process must be completed by March 1, 2024.

Here is a link with information and instructions for each grade.

Xello Course Selection Instructions

We encourage guardians to discuss and review the course choices with your student.  Please refer to the option sheet below and the course descriptions here to help guide you.  

Option Sheet 2024-2025 BCSS



Please see your guidance counsellor.



Updated on Wednesday, February 21, 2024.
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