The Vancouver District Students’ Council (VDSC) is a committee
of student representatives from all secondary schools in Vancouver.
VDSC’s mandate is to provide student input in the planning and
decision-making of the district. It is also an opportunity for students
to develop leadership skills, work collaboratively with students from
other schools on pertinent educational issues, contribute to the
Vancouver School District and learn about decision-making and policy
executive body has 18 student members who plan, organize and execute all
VDSC business and projects. The executive includes a president,
vice-president, secretary, communications officer, student issues
officer, student events officer, public relations officer, alternate
school officer, IT officer, and one executive member on each district
Standing Committee (I-V). The executive positions are elected annually
at the VDSC general meeting in September.
VDSC GENERAL BODY
The VDSC general body includes all 18 secondary schools, each school sending:
1 District representative (a student preferably in a senior grade elected to their own student council in the role of VDSC liaison)
1 School representative
(preferably a student in the junior grades whose selection is
determined at the school level - often a volunteer or appointment)
You can reach the VDSC directly by its sponsor at 604 713-5097.