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Welcome to West Vancouver

West Vancouver Schools (WVS) is a community of learners that draws students from West Vancouver, Bowen Island, Lions Bay and beyond. As the top performing public school board in British Columbia, WVS is built on a tradition of academic excellence.

WVS is comprised of 14 elementary and 3 secondary institutions. In each school, we celebrate the potential of every student, and work to equip them with the conscience and character to persevere in our complex and fast-changing world.

Schools

Learn more about our schools, our admission process, and how your child would fit in to our learning community.

Premier Academies

Our Premier Academies help students experience the rewards of focus and determination through dedication to specific disciplines.

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News & Events

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Longshot: The Brian Upson Story

Published on January 10, 2017

Film students at Rockridge Secondary have been working on a documentary about Brian Upson and…

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Giving is its own reward

Published on December 16, 2016

Zoie Bhalloo, a Grade 7 student at West Bay elementary, is wise beyond her years….

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Hollyburn custodian’s generosity, talent and smile a legend district-wide

Published on December 14, 2016

There’s an Ebenezer working in the school district, but he’s got absolutely nothing in common…

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