Friends and family of more than 100 aboriginal Grade 7 students from elementary schools across Vancouver packed the Croatian Cultural Centre to celebrate their kids moving forward into high school.
Earlier this year Vancouver School District did a series of workshops co-planned by teachers and senior staff from the Ministry of Education to look at the redeveloped provincial curriculum.
Two Vancouver elementary school teachers have been recognized for their work by the Prime Minister.
Sir Charles Tupper Secondary welcomed close to 170 athletes with cognitive disabilities from Life Skills programs in high schools across the district for a special sports day.
On May 17, the federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, hosted a town hall discussion on clean growth and climate change with students at Magee Secondary.
Van Tech students took on (and won!) police officers and the Mayor in a tug-of-war to kick off Inner City Kids Week. Led by CLICK (Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids) foundation, the week raises awareness and money to fund programs for Vancouver children living in poverty.