Why CIRA School?
We understand that choosing a school is a crucial decision process. This is the reason we spend every effort on our teachers, staff, programs, facility, technology, and equipment. At the same time, we cherish intangible qualities for our students, including culture, safety, health, and happiness.
Art-oriented: For those students who have always shown passion for fine and media arts, studying in our school will enhance their art knowledge at a fast pace and we will help them develop art skills that they never thought they had before.
Our program is specialized. In order to deliver the highest education quality, we offer various elective courses to suit the needs of our students. This allows us to create a unique educational experience as the students will be surrounded by like-minded, yet diversified, people.
Opportunity to grow. We provide support and guidance for our students to be successful and further their education at a college or university.
Teachers are the key. We invest fully in our teachers at CIRA High School. We understand that teachers are the key to students’ success. Our teachers pay close attention to each individual student to maximize their learning abilities.
Small classes. Our school ensures small class sizes of 15 students or less, so our teachers can offer assistance and devote their time to work on students’ needs. Students will never feel that they can’t talk or ask questions.
We are One Culture
Students will find themselves studying with classmates from many parts of the world. They will have a chance to learn and develop social skills in different contexts. Upon their graduation, they will develop the capability to be recognized and accepted in a multicultural society.
Our school is specialized in fine arts. In the hallway, you will find many artworks created by our students. The students will be inspired by our school’s environment, teachers as well as their peers. We help the students to develop critical and creative thinking through our people and environment.
We Cultivate Value of Care
Once a student is enrolled in our school, we treat the student with love and respect. CIRA High School cultivates this mentality into all of our teachers and staff. We have dedicated staff to ensure all of our students are safe, respected and recognized.
We are friends with our students
Everyone needs a friend to rely on. At CIRA High School, we are here when students require assistance for any matter. We encourage students to interact with one another and our staff.
We share our student successes
Recognition is essential for students’ growth. We share our students’ achievements with their peers in the school, online and to the community at large.
We act as surrogate parents
We continually provide effective and transparent communication with parents through various channels regarding student’s’ performance and achievements. Our teachers and staff are here to help with additional questions parents may have as well.
We are at an Awesome Location
Our school location is accessible by buses and Canada-line Skytrain. We are located right by the Lansdowne Skytrain station. Richmond is a safe and diverse community where people of many nationalities are living together. Richmond’s crime rate is lower than many cities in BC. Along with our security, it is clear that our students are in protection, safe and developed area.