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UPDATED: Spectrum Secondary cancels classes Tuesday after bomb threat

SD61 says school is safe and will be open on Wednesday

 

Glenlyon Norfolk School closes campuses in Victoria, Oak Bay due to potential COVID-19 case

As of Tuesday, both campuses are closed early for spring break

 

Greater Victoria board of education censures trustee after unauthorized report disclosure

Trustee Diane McNally has been suspend from in-camera meetings for one year

 

Greater Victoria School District will rename school due to racism concerns

The board will develop a committee to choose a new name for George Jay Elementary

Victoria residents divided over changing school name due to its racist history

50 per cent of survey respondents favour changing name of George Jay Elementary

Island Health warns of whooping cough at Vancouver Island school

Island Health is urging parents to watch out for signs, and to keep immunizations updated

‘This is unacceptable’: Island parents frustrated over lack of support for students

Tight spending budget leaves educational assistants stretched thin

Yoga cop teaches Oak Bay youngsters about health and wellness

School liaison Const. Sandrine Perry is taking her yoga classrooms to the schools she works with

Vancouver Island schools to see more than $15 million in upgrades

Province announces $206 million for B.C. school upgrades

What would happen if Greater Victoria students went on strike?

Mass student walk-outs are taking place around the world, local districts react

Greater Victoria teachers want school liaison officers back

Teachers say there have been violent incidents at schools where preventative care is necessary

Greater Victoria School District holds thousands of archival items in temporary site

Many donated items are over 100 years old and show how the education system has changed

South Island school districts address need for French teachers

Enrolment in Sooke, Saanich, Greater Victoria French immersion programs rapidly rising

How schools across Greater Victoria are handling marijuana legalization

Districts and campuses have different approaches to pot use and education

Victoria teen suffers whiplash in school ‘bubble’ soccer game

Middle school students injured in teacher-student competition

School Board votes for $73.3 million upgrade for Vic High, seeks provincial approval

Plans will keep the current building, and add a neighbourhood learning centre

Vic High saved from wrecking ball

SD61 committee recommends two seismic upgrade options for aging high school

Provincewide tour for child and youth rights kicks off today

Representative for Children and Youth uses the hashtag #Rep4Rights to reach out to communities

B.C. invests $5M for new school playground equipment

Fifty-one schools across the province to benefit from new program

  • May 8, 2018

Greater Victoria School District adopts new dress code policy

Two years in the making, SD61 moves to more inclusionary guidelines