StrongStart BC (Pre-K)



Welcome to StrongStart in the Greater Victoria School District


We look forward to seeing you at one of our 6 StrongStart centres.

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StrongStart BC is a free early learning program for all children aged 0 to 5. Children attend StrongStart with their parent/caregiver.

StrongStart Facilitators are ECE-trained school district employees.

We are excited to welcome families to our six centres.  StrongStart is open Monday to Friday from 8:45-11:45.  Please use the  booking app to select the day(s) you can join us!  If you are a first time visitor, please register using the online registration form.

The StrongStart educators will lead a variety of learning activities designed to support children on their learning path before they enter school. Parents and caregivers attending a StrongStart BC Centre will enjoy play activities, circle time and a snack!

Online Registration

We welcome you and your child to join us at StrongStart. Please register your child using the online registration form. To register, you will need to upload a photo of proof of your child’s age (e.g. birth certificate, passport, landed immigrant authorization, or INAC status card). Please complete a separate registration form for each child under 5 years of age.


Come to one of our six StrongStart programs to make connections with other parents and caregivers and to discover new ways to support your child’s learning.

SchoolAddressPhone Number
George Jay Elementary1118 Princess Avenue250-385-3381
James Bay Community School140 Oswego Street250-384-7184
Macaulay Elementary1010 Wychbury Avenue250-385-3441
McKenzie Elementary4005 Raymond Street North250-479-1691
View Royal Elementary218 Helmcken Road250-479-1671
Craigflower Elementary2766 Admirals Road250-384-8157


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