Extra-curricular = outside of normal school subjects
It can be rewarding to participate in extra-curricular activities such as sports, arts, music, clubs, and volunteer organizations while studying at a B.C. school.
Extra-curricular activities allow you to meet new friends, try new interests, improve your English, and adapt more easily to Canadian culture.
Participating in extra-curricular activities can help you to avoid culture shock and is one of the best ways to meet and become friends with other B.C. students.
Learn what there is to do outside of school