Education

Public Schools

Port Hardy has two elementary schools (K-7) and one high school (8-12), in addition to these schools is the Eke Me-Xi Alternate school (8-10) all within School District 85 - Vancouver Island North.

Private Schools

The Municipality also has four independent schools in the area, including Avalon Adventist Jr. Academy and elementary schools run by the Kwakiutl, Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw and Quatsino First Nations.


Port Hardy Secondary School

Post-Secondary Education

Located in Port Hardy, the Mount Waddington Regional Campus of North Island College (NIC) offers distance and scheduled academic, career, and part-time vocational courses. Scheduled instruction is also offered via Interactive Television (ITV) that provides an opportunity for local students to enrol and interact in classroom studies being provided from a distant location. Other services include a science lab for the delivery of biology and chemistry courses, a computer lab, and a library.

Contact Information

Mount Waddington Regional Campus/NIC
9300 Trustee Road
Port Hardy, BC V0N 2P0
Call: 250-949-7912 or Fax: 250-949-2617

Hours of Operation

September to June: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

July 6 to Aug 26: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.