Pursuing Academic Excellence



To apply to the MacNeill Incentive Outdoor Academy, you must submit a transfer request application IF you are out of our catchment area.  If you are in the catchment area, you do not need to do this.


- Applications will be given out at parent info meetings or can be picked up from Terri Aldridge at the MacNeill office.

- Applications can be submitted between January 11 and January 26, 2018.



To find out more about our program, meet the teachers, and ask questions, please plan on attending one of our two parent/student information nights. 


Info night #1: January 16, 2018, from 7:30-8:30pm at MacNeill in room 260.

Info night #2: January 25, 2018, from 7:30-8:30pm at MacNeill in room B226



1. Application Form

When you have decided that you would like to apply to our program, you must fill out an application form, available from Terri Aldridge at the MacNeill office, and this must be submitted no later than 10am on Friday, February 9th.  Letters will be mailed out in March to all applicants informing them of whether or not their application was successful.

2. Student Visitation Day

¨Prior to February 9th, we would like all interested applicants to visit our program for a day.  They will be matched with a buddy and attend classes with Incentive grade 8 students for the day.  This will give the applicant a chance to meet the teachers and students, ask questions, and get a feel for what the program is like.  To arrange a visit, please call Terri Aldridge at MacNeill Secondary (604-668-6212) to arrange a day.