Schools & Students News

Jun 14 2018 - 2:50pm

The May 12 centennial event was a tremendous success

Jun 13 2018 - 12:11pm

Elementary celebrates the written work of its youngest students with second-annual gala

Jun 11 2018 - 3:30pm

The full-scale production entitled Jasmine, is an alternate version of Aladdin

Jun 8 2018 - 8:09am

Students from John Oliver Secondary beat out teams from across Canada to win the National Summit Leaders Competition with their pitch for an integrated application to connect students and educators.

Jun 7 2018 - 3:15pm

Representatives from the Netherlands Ministry of Education met with District staff on education policy and the changing public education landscape.

Jun 6 2018 - 4:27pm

In the Musquean dialect of henqeminem, Xpey’ means cedar, which has cultural, educational, historical and spiritual resonance for this school’s community.

Jun 6 2018 - 8:01am

Trafalgar Elementary School recently held a UNESCO soiree for its learning community. Trafalgar is a candidate member in the UNESCO Associated Schools Network (ASPnet), a global network of over 9,000 schools that focus on the UNESCO areas of study.

Jun 5 2018 - 11:25am

At 6:06 pm on June 6, the new auditorium at Kitsilano Secondary will host the premiere of The Sixth Kiss, a romantic comedy written by staff and students and edited, filmed, performed and directed by students. The movie, about a student and his crazy theory about kisses, will run for two weeks.

Jun 4 2018 - 4:33pm

Xpey’ Elementary receives major literacy grant

Jun 4 2018 - 2:55pm

Young artists from alternative education programs across the city display their work at a weeklong arts fair.

May 30 2018 - 11:08am

Longtime basketball, soccer and field hockey coach Jill Polukoshko from Eric Hamber Secondary has been honoured by the BC School Sports association with the provincial Coach of the Year Award.

May 28 2018 - 4:14pm

Students, staff and parents gather to ‘wake the drums’

May 22 2018 - 8:09am

Francofete 2018 brought students from eight different schools together to celebrate all things French, from poutine to mardi gras.

May 17 2018 - 4:56pm

School community gathers to mark culmination of a year’s planning and hard work

May 16 2018 - 4:51pm

Students and educators from VSB secondary schools gathered at Tupper for Balancing Our Minds summit

May 15 2018 - 8:09am

More than 700 athletes from 20 schools competed in the secondary city-wide competition for track and field last week. 19 VSB schools were represented.

May 14 2018 - 3:41pm

VSB had six provincial finalists and six provincial medal winners at the Concours d'art oratoire, a national French public speaking competition.

May 11 2018 - 4:20pm

The high school is raising awareness and welcoming everyone into community of acceptance

May 9 2018 - 9:52am

Students across the VSB participated in the Big One at 2 earthquake drill, and this year Carnarvon Community Elementary and other schools tested a new model for family reunification.

May 8 2018 - 10:31am

High school students are helping their younger peers make the leap into secondary school through the Here4Peers mental health project.