Maple Leaf International High School

Two large campuses with approximately 2500 students, offering the BC / China dual diploma program for grades 10-12. 110 BC certified teachers and 15 certified native-English speaking ESL teachers. This is the only Maple Leaf school which offers segregated boys’ and girls’ campuses.


Principal — Brad Helgason
Deputy Principal, Boy’s Campus — Brett Syer
Deputy Principal, Girl’s Campus — Yvonne Chester
Administrative Coordinator, Girl’s Campus — Harry Nguyen
Administrative Coordinator, Girl’s Campus — Rowena Tung
Administrative Coordinator, Boy’s Campus — Will Skytte
Administrative Coordinator, Boy’s Campus — Niyaz Haghbin

Grades Offered

LEP - Pre 10 Foundations, Bridging
Grade 10
Grade 11
Grade 12

Enrollment for 2015-2016

Program Boys Girls Total
Grade 10 518 460 978
Grade 11 397 484 881
Grade 12 307 318 625
Total 1222 1262 2484

Number of Teachers

110 BC teachers

Number of Graduates

2015 Graduates — 615 Total 609 B.C Graduates

Programs Unique to DMLIS

AP courses:
   Computer Science A, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics,
   Chinese Language and Culture, Physics1 Honours, Physics2 Honours,
   Calculus AB, Chemistry, Comparative Government
Physical Education Superfit 12
Environmental Education
Distance Learning (DL)
Film Studies 12
Foods and Nutrition

Universities Graduates were accepted into in 2015

Teacher Candidate Programs — Lakehead University


Teacher Candidates from Lakehead University’s Faculty of Education


May 2015 (one month)


To gain international experience, with a focus on English-language learners; to continue building and growing a partnership that was created in 2013-14 with six candidates.

More Info?

Contact Brett Syer, BC Deputy Principal, Boy’s Campus