Schools & Students News

Feb 21 2018 - 11:17am

Students, teachers, Vancouver School Board trustees and senior staff gathered at Lord Strathcona Elementary on Friday, February 16 to celebrate the completion of seismic upgrading of the heritage school. 

Feb 16 2018 - 3:03pm

Two Vancouver students are among just 34 across Canada to be named Loran Scholars for 2018

Feb 16 2018 - 8:51am

Associate superintendent Jody Langlois, the new leader of VSB’s learning services teams, is excited to be part of the team making the district a “shining star.” 

Feb 8 2018 - 4:01pm

Norma Rose Point School’s team, Forces of Atlantis, placed well in two recent robotics tournaments

Feb 8 2018 - 10:15am

Suzanne Hoffman wants to make a positive difference in the lives of students

Feb 7 2018 - 1:53pm

First in a series on BC’s new curriculum and what it means for VSB students.  British Columbia has implemented a new curriculum in kindergarten through Grade 9, and will soon roll out the new curriculum into all high school grades. At VSB, teachers, principals and vice-principals, and district staff have been working for a few years to build elements of the new curriculum into what is being taught in VSB schools.

Jan 31 2018 - 1:59pm

Having police liaison officers in VSB schools is breaking down barriers between youth and police and making a difference in young people’s lives.

Jan 25 2018 - 3:28pm

The secondary school’s annual indoor track meet was first held in 1953.

Jan 25 2018 - 3:04pm

VSB hiring teams are meeting prospective teachers at 12 career fairs across Canada in the next two months

Jan 19 2018 - 4:26pm

All staff and students are safe.

Jan 19 2018 - 11:11am

Outage left school without power and heat

Jan 15 2018 - 11:09am

Students at David Lloyd George Elementary should be in a seismically safe learning environment by 2021 

Jan 8 2018 - 3:54pm

Joint letter wishes students and their families happy 2018.

Dec 22 2017 - 3:41pm

VSB suspends priority registration zones in response to parent feedback

Dec 21 2017 - 4:31pm

Elementary Grade 4s and 5s enjoy new perspective on dance

Dec 21 2017 - 10:50am

Schools across the Vancouver School Board have been celebrating the holidays by helping others less fortunate than themselves. Whether it’s raising money through gift sales, putting together care packages, or wrapping up gifts for others, VSB students are in a giving mood this season.

Dec 18 2017 - 4:19pm

Some grade four to seven teachers from across the district spent their most recent professional development day hammering, filing and gluing

Dec 13 2017 - 2:38pm

In one day last week, 26 newly graduating teachers all signed paperwork to join the teaching staff at the Vancouver School Board. Another six signed on this week as well. 

Dec 8 2017 - 2:10pm

All schools in the Vancouver School Board celebrate cultural diversity and inclusivity.

Dec 7 2017 - 3:23pm

Nine grade 12 students from career programs around the district have worked with two professional artists to create a large scale art installation entitled Uplift.