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May 25 2017 - 12:35pm

Grade 8, 9 and 10 students from the VSB Foundations Program get their first lesson in dragon boat paddling. 

 
May 17 2017 - 3:27pm

Students from grades 5-7 in Kerrisdale Elementary’s MACC program portray Canadian World War I heroes.

 
May 16 2017 - 3:37pm

The team behind the student-created television show are ready to launch season two

 
May 10 2017 - 4:33pm

Students learn drum making and gain understanding of the drum's importance in First Nations culture

 
May 8 2017 - 2:04pm

Kindergarten students from Douglas Elementary cheered and waved hand-made Canadian flags to welcome the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.

 
Nov 21 2016 - 12:26pm

Four top 40 finishes power Lord Byng to team title

 
May 24 2016 - 4:37pm

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.

 
Dec 14 2015 - 1:25pm

Five of Selkirk Elementary’s eight Gr. 6 and 7 volleyball teams participated in an early December series of games against members of the Vancouver Police Department. 

 
Aug 18 2015 - 2:44pm

14-year-old Tiffany Kong has no time to be anxious about going back to school. Instead, she’s preparing to play in a prestigious women’s golf tournament this weekend. Kong, who will enter Grade 9 at David Thompson Secondary in September, has qualified to play in the CP Women’s Open at Vancouver Golf Club. Read story in The Vancouver Sun.

 
May 1 2015 - 3:58pm

On a sunny Wednesday this April, 170 intermediate students from Osler Elementary headed out onto the school field for a special track and field program. That morning they were led by Osler Principal Shannon Burton in a range of warm activities before they headed to six different stations including sprints, relay, high jump, long jump, strength training and shot put.

 
May 25 2017 - 12:35pm

Grade 8, 9 and 10 students from the VSB Foundations Program get their first lesson in dragon boat paddling. 

 
Nov 22 2016 - 4:39pm

Young scientific minds were at their best when Kerrisdale Elementary hosted the annual science for VSB’s Multi-Age Cluster Classes.

 
Nov 1 2016 - 3:25pm

Project Chef kicked off its 2016-17 sessions with a visit to Grenfell Elementary

 
Jul 20 2016 - 3:18pm

The summer break has given a group of Grade 12 Vancouver students a chance to feel the heat of an intense cookery program.

 
Apr 1 2016 - 11:19am

Working in conjunction with the SFU Beedie School of Business, the 1st Annual Britannia Secondary Business Case Competition will be held Saturday, April 16 at Britannia Secondary.

 
Mar 3 2017 - 11:00am

(Vancouver – March 3, 2017) The external investigation report into allegations of harassment and bullying at the Vancouver School Board has determined that bullying and harassment occurred and that a toxic work environment existed at the school board. 

 
Nov 17 2016 - 3:39pm

Public meetings of the Vancouver School Board will be held monthly starting on November 21, 2016. 

 
Sep 26 2016 - 10:02pm

Vancouver School Board trustees voted September 26 to proceed with public consultation to consider the closure of 11 schools.

 
Sep 12 2016 - 1:38pm

Isabella Preite will be sworn in as Vancouver School Board’s new student trustee at a board meeting on September 12.

 
Sep 9 2016 - 10:38am

The Vancouver School Board welcomes the recent Ministry of Education announcement to make schools safer for LGBQTT+ youth in all BC  schools.

 
May 18 2017 - 12:38pm

Precautionary lockdown lifted at Jamieson Elementary

 
May 3 2017 - 7:17pm

VSB formally closed Henderson Annex on April 24, 2017

 
Apr 6 2017 - 4:55pm

The online survey gives as many people as possible a chance to provide feedback

 
Apr 3 2017 - 5:00pm

VSB formally closed Maquinna Annex on June 30, 2016.

 
Mar 10 2017 - 12:20pm

Statement from Official Trustee Dianne Turner on BC Hydro cancelling its SEED proposal.

 
May 8 2017 - 2:04pm

Kindergarten students from Douglas Elementary cheered and waved hand-made Canadian flags to welcome the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.

 
Mar 17 2017 - 2:53pm

Official Trustee and Superintendent recognize contribution retirees made to the district

 
Sep 16 2016 - 3:26pm

Giant zucchinis were among the latest vegetables to be successfully harvested by students caring for the small school garden at Collingwood Neighbourhood School.

 
Sep 9 2016 - 10:38am

The Vancouver School Board welcomes the recent Ministry of Education announcement to make schools safer for LGBQTT+ youth in all BC  schools.

 
Aug 4 2016 - 3:18pm

Vancouver School Board staff, students and trustees joined thousands of people – including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau – at the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.

 

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