École Secondaire Esquimalt High School's strength lies in its diversity. A school with a wide variety of programs, Esquimalt High School offers its students real choices within a safe and positive learning environment.
Programs at Esquimalt include French Immersion, 4C Challenge Gifted Education, Leadership, Aboriginal Nations Education and Career Preparation Programs in Jazz, Classical and Contemporary Music, Sustainability, General Mechanics and Culinary Arts. The combination of these programs makes Esquimalt a vibrant and relevant place to learn.
Esse Quam Videri: Be True To Yourself
Our motto "Esse Quam Videri" means "to be rather than to seem". At Esquimalt High School we also think of this as "be true to yourself" and we believe that this is the spirit of our school. Each student brings a unique combination of energies, talents and interests to Esquimalt High School. Our programs have been designed to provide students with opportunities to reach their potential and strive towards excellence.