East Van Learning Center (EVLC)


This youth education service supports students 13-18 in the Vancouver School District who are working on completing grades 8-12. The program integrates academic, recreational, and counselling activities for students who require a higher staff-to-student ratio or modified coursework. The program also provides a Breakfast Club and a lunch program.

EVEC is an alternate school offering High School Graduation and optional adult Dogwood Diploma to Vancouver youth aged 13 – 18. Programming includes counselling, assessments, individualized learning plans, full or adapted academic assignments, and recreation.


Participant Quote

“All the staff are open minded and accepting of everybody”




Students are referred to the school program by The Ministry of Children and Family Development social workers and/or Probation Officer to a central screening committee overseen by MCFD and VSB.

Entrance Requirements

Active Social worker and/or Probation Officer and determined by central screening that this program is a good fit for the applicant.


BYRC (Broadway Youth Resource Centre) 2455 Fraser Street, Vancouver BC


Staff availability from 8:30 am to 4 pm

Class operations from 9 am to 3 pm

Other Resources

Vancouver School Board


Learn More


We offer hiking, bowling, Museums, bike riding, swimming, and skating are some of the community-based learning activities we offer.

You can still give us a call and we can help guide you in the right direction to suitable services.

We have a great work experience program that offers paid work placements through our school, but we can also assist and support students who are wishing to find their own employment. We also set students up in training such as Food safe and First Aid.

Next Steps

For more information please

Contact us
  • 1 (604) 709-5720