Academic Program

St. John’s Academy Shawnigan Lake uses the International Baccalaureate model of teaching to lay an academic foundation for all out students so that regardless of their career ambitions they have the knowledge and the skill set to succeed in life. This involves having the right approach to education, as well as having the skilled faculty to teach a broad range of subject areas.


To access our specific academic overviews by subject, click here.


The following gives you a broad overview of the various subject areas taught at specific stages of learning.




St. John’s Academy is a growing IB (International Baccalaureate) school nestled against Shawnigan Lake on Canada’s Vancouver Island. It intentionally brings together both local and international boarding students so that all of our students have an enriching and academically rigorous experience.

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