Media Release News

Jun 19 2018 - 1:31pm


A sunny and warm day became even better for staff, students and the entire school community at Eric Hamber Secondary today. Visiting the school, Minister of Education Rob Fleming shared news about the province’s funding approval to build a seismic replacement school.

Apr 12 2018 - 2:00pm

BC Hydro and the Vancouver School Board are revisiting the idea of building a new underground substation at the Lord Roberts Annex property in the West End and will begin consultation with the community in the coming weeks.

Mar 16 2018 - 12:29pm

VSB's Finance Department is being reorganized, with two Assistant Secretary Treasurers and two new managers replacing the previous director of finance and supervisor positions. 

Jan 25 2018 - 10:14am

Director of instruction steps up to senior management role

Dec 13 2017 - 11:46am

VSB letter details key recruitment strategies initiated in the district and presents suggestions to the Minister's task force.

Nov 27 2017 - 8:18pm

The school has not had enrolled students since the 2015-16 school year.

Nov 20 2017 - 1:28pm

The Vancouver School Board has chosen Suzanne Hoffman as its new superintendent of schools effective January 8, 2018.

Nov 7 2017 - 5:27pm

The Vancouver Board of Education has also selected the chairperson for each of its standing committees.

Oct 30 2017 - 2:41pm

New chairperson of Vancouver Board of Education elected by trustees at inaugural board meeting.

Oct 23 2017 - 5:23pm

Change recognizes the school's status as VSB's District Aboriginal Focus School

Oct 23 2017 - 2:48pm

The Vancouver School Board is pleased to announce that following a highly competitive search with qualified candidates, Jody Langlois will be joining the Vancouver School District’s Senior Management Team in the position of Associate Superintendent effective January 1, 2018.  

Oct 15 2017 - 8:09pm

Dianne Turner, VSB's official trustee, congratulates all the newly elected trustees of the Vancouver Board of Education.

Oct 13 2017 - 3:56pm

A pilot project to speed up the hiring of on call teachers is being launched by Vancouver School Board, recruitment website Make a Future and the British Columbia Public School Employers’ Association.

Jul 6 2017 - 9:31am

Vancouver School Board is pleased to announce that J. David Green has accepted the position of Secretary-Treasurer with the district, and will begin that role on September 1, 2017.

Jun 5 2017 - 9:19am

Vancouver School Board announced today that Superintendent Scott Robinson will be leaving his position effective June 9, 2017.

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.