Thinking about relocating to Kelowna?

Kelowna is consistently recognized as one of the best places to live in Canada and is the largest city in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley.  It is located on the eastern shore of Okanagan Lake between Penticton and Vernon,

Kelowna residents and tourists alike find the lake offers wonderful opportunities for boating, swimming or fishing. The nearby mountains attract hikers, skiers and outdoor enthusiasts of all descriptions.

Weather In Kelowna

Kelowna temperatures range from around -5°C to +30°C. It is uncommon to see temperatures below -15°C, on the other end of the spectrum temperatures above 35°C are also uncommon.

Kelowna’s best whether can be found between the middle of June going well into September. Average daily temperature during this time is +23°C.

Kelowna’s cold season starts around the middle of November and runs through to the beginning of March. Average daily temperature during this time is -5°C.

Kelowna’s shortest day is the solstice on December 21st with just over 8 hours of daylight, while the longest day falls on June 20 with almost 16.5 hours of daylight. Come on June!
Here is the daylight savings time information for Kelowna over the next five years! Make sure you remember spring forward fall back!!
The season in which it is relatively likely for snow to fall spans from November 4 to March 26.
October to May Kelowna has a 65-95% chance of cloud cover, and from May to October that drops to the 30-65% range. Our clearest month is August and the most clouds are found in December. Also a great chance to get above them at Big White Ski Resort! Click Here!
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Schools in Kelowna

Kelowna Public Schools

For a complete list of our public schools visit the School District #23 Website here.

Kelowna Private Schools

Kelowna Christian School  (PS-G6)

3285 Gordon
Kelowna BC, V1W 3N4
Phone: 250 861 5432

Kelowna Christian School (G7-12)

2870 Benvoulin Road
Kelowna BC, V1W 2E3
Phone: 250 861 3238

With two campuses Kelowna Christian School offers learning from preschool to Grade 12. KCS aim is to make school life Christ-centered, by continually communicating the gospel of Jesus Christ in all aspects of their school experience.  Over the last ten years KCS has been rated as the top academic school outside of the greater Vancouver and Victoria areas, by the Fraser Institute. Named school of the year in 2012-2013 by the BC School Sports.

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School

839 Sutherland Ave.
Kelowna BC, V1Y 5X4
Phone: 250 763 3371

A catholic elementary school that follows Roman Catholic tradition, located in the heart of Kelowna.

St. Joseph has a rich history which dates back to 1938 and the school caters to grades K-7.

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Imaculata Catholic Regional High School

1493 K.L.O. Road
Kelowna BC, V1W 3N8
Phone: 250 762-2730

This is Kelowna’s local catholic high school, it was first established in 1960 and shared its campus with St. Joseph, and in 1995 the new school was opened at the KLO location. This school has modern technology, and supports students in their academic, athletic, and spiritual endeavors. The high school serves grade 8-12. Its atmosphere is said to be focused on the gospel message of love, and the schools motto is” In developing the whole person”.

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Willowstone Academy

4091 Lakeshore Road
Kelowna BC, V1W 1V7
250 764-3111

A Christian based school with a focus on relationships and interpersonal connections, offers classes from grade K-7

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Aberdeen Hall

950 Academy Way
Kelowna BC, V1V 3A4
Phone: 250 491 1270

Aberdeen Hall is an independent university preparatory school which is located adjacent to the UBCO. Classes range from Preschool/ Kindergarten to Grade 12. This is the schools you tube video explaining the benefits the school provides.

The school consists of three buildings:

  • Early Learning Centre, (Preschool to Kindergarten)
  • Junior Hall, (Gr. 1 to Gr. 6)
  • Senior Hall (Gr. 7 to Gr. 12)

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Kelowna Waldorf School

429 Collett Road
Kelowna BC, V1W 4A7
Phone: 250 764 4130

Kelowna Waldorf School has been a part of Kelowna since 1982, it currently offers grades K-8.

Waldorf pays close attention to ensure a balance of the head, heart and the hands, Waldorf encourages students to use all three.  With small class rooms of 10-15 students and teachers who stay with their students from the start. Teachers guide students with daily acknowledgement of the body, mind, and soul. Waldorf is available to all will no exclusions for race, religion, or finances.

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Studio 9 Independent School of the Arts

1180 Houghton Road
Kelowna BC, V1X 2C9
Phone: 250 868 8816

Studio 9 provides a fully independent school of the arts. Classes are offered from K-12. Over 100 hours in each of the following dance, music, acting, and art lessons which they believe build self-esteem, confidence, leadership and creative skills in everyone. Offers all the course requirements to earn a Dogwood diploma.

For more information see attached link to the schools website.

Heritage Christian School

907 Badke Road
Kelowna BC, V1X 5Z5
Phone: 250 862 2377

Okanagan Montessori (Elementary & Pre-School)

3439 East Kelowna Road
Kelowna BC, V1W 4H1
Phone: (250) 860-1165

Okanagan Adventist Academy

1035 Hollywood Road
Kelowna BC, V1X 4N3
Phone: 250 860 5305

Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary

2547 Hebert Road
West Kelowna BC, V4T 2J6
Phone: 250 768 9008