Skills Boost Tutoring

The Literacy Society of the North Okanagan provides tutoring services by qualified teachers and literacy tutors for children and youth. These students may have gaps in their learning or may be working below their grade level. Kids who read…succeed! See more details about all our programs (including some NEW UPDATES) below!

For more information contact our Skills Boost Coordinator
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After School Reading Program

The Literacy Society of the North Okanagan provides an After-School Reading Program at five Vernon elementary schools:

Mission Hill
Silver Star
J.W. Inglis

The program is designed for Grade 2 and 3 students who are reading below grade level and runs from October until March. These students are referred to the program by School District 22 teaching staff.

If you are interested in being part of this program as a paid certified teacher or a volunteer please contact the coordinator for more information.

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Register now for the small group reading program!

If your child is in grade 2-4 and needs reading support, we highly recommend this program. Qualified teachers and tutors work in groups of 8 students to boost reading skills and confidence. It works! $320 per term includes a healthy snack.

Winter Term (16 sessions); January 15 to March 7, 2019
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 – 4:30 pm.

If you have an interest and experience in helping students, ask us about volunteer opportunities!

Private Tutoring

If you are interested in private tutoring for your child, please fill out and send the registration form below. Rate: $40 per hour.

Financial Assistance Available!

We are a registered charity and strive to accommodate all budgets. Financial assistance is available thanks to our generous donors and granting organizations! For more information please contact our Program Coordinator.


303 - 3402 - 27th Avenue
Vernon, BC
V1T 1S1

Phone: 250-275-3117

Office Hours

Monday -Thursday: 9:00am-4:00pm
Closed for lunch 12 - 1pm

We follow the school calendar for holiday closures.