Hume School is a K-5 school of approximately 200 students located in Nelson, British Columbia on the West Arm of Kootenay Lake. At Hume School students are offered a nurturing environment in which to learn and grow. Parents, community members, staff and students work as a team to promote an inclusive, supportive, atmosphere for all. Hume School prides itself in its ability to provide a quality education for its students, achieving high levels of excellence in reading, writing and numeracy. Dedicated to numerous early intervention projects, the team at Hume School is continually striving to provide the best possible support for at risk learners
Hume school offers an excellent comprehensive music program for all grades, that includes both Orff and Kodaly approaches. Children learn music theory, how to sing properly, and receive instruction on several instruments, including the recorder, ukelele and guitar.