High Performance Hockey Skills Academy
Earl Marriott Secondary School
Applying to the High Performance Hockey Skills Academy at EMS
In 2016, Earl Marriott Secondary School formed a partnership with Semiahmoo Minor Hockey to offer the High Performance Hockey Skills Academy. The Academy is a student-athlete centered program aimed at developing athletic ability, academic responsibility, and strength of character . It runs at EMS during the second semester (February - June) and is open to grade 8-10 students. The program will consist of a hockey curriculum as set out by SEMI Hockey and will be in compliance with the BC Ministry of Education Curricular Competencies for Physical and Health Education. Students earn their grade-equivalent PHE credit upon successful completion of the program. The Academy takes place at 3 off-site locations: South Surrey Arena, Excellent Ice Arenas & The Semiahmoo Athletic Club. One way transportation is provided from off-site locations to EMS for morning sessions, and to off-site locations for afternoon sessions. Two-way transportation is provided for midday sessions. Gear storage & stick lock-up are provided at EMS.
All applicants must submit the following electronically:
- All applicants must complete the online Application Form found on the HPHSA Website’s Apply page
- Registration opens October 21st and closes February 15th
- You will receive an email confirming EMS has processed your completed application
Returning students must reapply to the Hockey Academy every year.
Completed Application Form, Medical Form, and Contract must be submitted via email to Tanner Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will receive an email confirming that EMS has processed your completed application within a week.
Selection for the Hockey Academy
- Priority 1 - Returning students
- Priority 2 - Waitlisted players from previous year
- Priority 3 - Lottery for remaining players
Note: Those players not selected via lottery will be placed on a waitlist.
Fees for the Hockey Academy
Total cost for the 5 month Hockey Academy program is $2000
All inquiries can be directed to Tanner Murray, Program Coordinator, Earl Marriott Secondary School: murray_t @surreyschools.ca
WHAT OUR PARTICIPANTS SAY?
"Just wanted to say thank you for working with my son on his skating; it was very unexpected but greatly appreciated.."