Schools & Students News

Nov 9 2016 - 11:59am

Tupper Tech students support construction projects

Nov 8 2016 - 4:30pm

National Aboriginal Veterans Day marked with a special assembly at Macdonald Elementary.

Nov 8 2016 - 3:58pm

Official trustee and Education minister seek creative solutions for seismically upgrading schools

Nov 3 2016 - 8:22am

VSB has appointed John Lewis as Acting Superintendent and Guy Bonnefoy as Interim Secretary-Treasurer, effective immediately.

Nov 1 2016 - 2:25pm

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

Oct 28 2016 - 11:56am

Lord Tennyson Elementary will be replaced so students can learn in a seismically safe school.

Oct 18 2016 - 12:26pm

Dianne Turner has been appointed the official trustee for Vancouver school district.

Oct 11 2016 - 12:46pm

Students and staff at Dr. Annie B. Jamieson Elementary celebrated Thanksgiving with a special lunch.

Oct 11 2016 - 8:07am

Steve Cardwell has written an open letter to parents on his return as Superintendent (Acting).

Oct 6 2016 - 12:03pm

Read about Nicole's experience working on the schoolyard farms this summer with over 20 other VSB youth.

Oct 5 2016 - 9:52am

October 5th is World Teachers' Day, an annual international celebration led by UNESCO.

Oct 3 2016 - 8:13pm

The Vancouver Board of Education has suspended its school closure process immediately.

Sep 30 2016 - 9:20am

Students and staff at General Brock Elementary were thrilled to receive lessons in hoop dancing and aboriginal music.

Sep 29 2016 - 7:57am

On behalf of the trustees of the Vancouver School Board, Chair Mike Lombardi announced today that Steve Cardwell has been appointed Acting Superintendent of Schools effective immediately.

Sep 27 2016 - 3:09pm

Wellness was the theme as Vancouver Technical Secondary welcomed Grade 8 students and their families to the school.

Sep 26 2016 - 9:02pm

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

Sep 26 2016 - 10:07am

A visit from Earth Rangers had Dr. R.E. McKechnie Elementary students excited to learn about the animals that inhabit Canada’s diverse wilderness and what they can do to keep them safe. 

Sep 21 2016 - 3:03pm

Students at Tupper Secondary have been signing up to take part in school activities at the annual Clubs Day Fair.

Sep 16 2016 - 2:26pm

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

Sep 15 2016 - 9:52pm

After reviewing staff reports with information about schools on the preliminary list to be considered for closure, members of VSB’s Joint Committee of Planning and Education (Committee II/III) have recommended the Board move forward with 11 out of 12 schools for consideration of closure.