Schools

Mill Bay students petition for formal graduation

“We have a few realistic ideas in mind that could provide a safe and healthy grad celebration”

 

Port Hardy Secondary School holds rock contest

‘Our problem is that the rocks are already disappearing from where staff are hiding them’

 

Provinces must give emotional support to returning students: education advocates

Teachers should be prepared to provide ‘trauma-informed practices’ in response to students’ needs

 

Canadian high school grads-to-be grapple with possible ceremony cancellations

Many provinces are looking for alternatives to traditional graduation ceremonies

‘We don’t have a date’: Some B.C. kids might return to school before summer, but focus is on fall

Children of essential workers will be prioritized, Dr. Henry said

COVID-19: Speed limits in playground zones are in effect

Saanich police not currently enforcing school zone speed limits

B.C. schools Zoom to online education amid COVID-19

K-12 educators will receive access this month, up to individual districts whether they use it or not

Cowichan schools being stymied by outdated student contact info

If you haven’t heard from the school by week’s end, get in touch

Vancouver Island boarding schools keeping students out of classrooms

Area boarding schools are coming forward with their plans to combat COVID-19

School District 70 (Alberni) changing its name to ‘Pacific Rim’

Dropping Alberni will be more inclusive to coastal communities, trustees say

Test comes back negative for potential COVID-19 case at Glenlyon Norfolk School

Both campuses closed early ahead of spring break as a precaution

School trips cancelled, but no plans to cancel classes in Alberni-Clayoquot schools—yet

Alberni’s high school to get soap in dispensers again in wake of COVID-19 concerns

Three international trips now called due to coronavirus: Comox Valley School District

“This was a difficult decision, and one we did not make lightly,” said SD71 superintendent.

Suspicious fire evacuates Chemainus high school

No one hurt, but classes will also be cancelled Friday due to ongoing investigation and damage

B.C. teacher gets 15-year ban after lying about having sex with just-graduated student

Teacher had been dishonest with the B.C. Commissioner for Teacher Regulation

More than a quarter of students at one Cowichan elementary school home sick

Alex Aitken Elementary School reports more than one-quarter of students sick