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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.


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


Aiming High

Published on February 22, 2017

Knowing exactly what you want to achieve is great at any age, but for Isabelle…

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Longshot: the Brian Upson story

Published on January 26, 2017

Making a film involves a broad range of creative and business skills, but a group…

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KinderTeam connects on- and offline

Published on January 26, 2017

Teachers have known for many years what multiple studies have confirmed: the more connected that…

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