Schools & Students News

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.

Dec 5 2017 - 10:11am

The Eric Hamber Griffins won the 2017 provincial Tier II varsity football championships in a spectacular game at BC Place Stadium, defeating Victoria’s Spectrum Thunder 28-21.

Nov 29 2017 - 4:57pm

Green Building Council and Coalition for Green Schools awards Windermere third in annual Greenest School in Canada Competition

Nov 29 2017 - 2:18pm

Two south Vancouver students submit their four minute clips as part of the Young Citizens program

Nov 24 2017 - 10:05am

The new trustees have written to parents and guardians to introduce themselves.

Nov 22 2017 - 11:18am

Jazz bands from seven VSB high schools had fingers snapping and toes tapping at the Vancouver District Jazz Festival.

Nov 17 2017 - 8:30am

Vancouver School Board is still having challenges in recruiting staff for its schools, but continues to work overtime to attract new staff to the district.

Nov 15 2017 - 4:47pm

Grade six and seven students chant Māori haka

Nov 9 2017 - 2:24pm

Take Our Kids to Work Day is an opportunity for more than 200,000 Grade 9 students across Canada to visit the day in the workplace of a parent, relative, friend or volunteer. 

Nov 7 2017 - 10:10am

Education Minister Rob Fleming has written to parents about the curriculum implementation schedule.

Nov 2 2017 - 7:34am

A profile of VSB's new Secretary Treasurer, David Green.

Nov 1 2017 - 8:04am

Kindergarten registration for next year begins today for children who will turn five before the end of 2018.

Oct 30 2017 - 4:29pm

Almost 200 pumpkins are scattered around the leafy field

Oct 27 2017 - 1:39pm

Dickens' staff gather for a refresher course on anaphylaxis awareness and the epi-pen

Oct 23 2017 - 4:23pm

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

Oct 18 2017 - 1:25pm

With space at a premium, students, teachers and administrators at Lord Roberts Elementary School are embracing mindful eating, giving students 15 minutes of class time to eat, learn and be together.  

Oct 18 2017 - 9:21am

Catherine Jamieson is retiring this fall after 28 years of service to the Vancouver School Board, where she has advanced the idea of inclusion for all learners.

Oct 17 2017 - 11:14am

More than 200 students from 16 schools take part in annual tournament