Our mission

Meet the educational needs of our Community of Learners, so that members will be inspired to pursue lifelong learning.

Bowen Island Community School

Our School

Our mission is to meet the educational needs of our Community of Learners, so that members will be inspired to pursue lifelong learning. We will do this by providing diverse, stimulating learning experiences in a supportive environment which fosters mutual respect and shared responsibility.

Our Location

Bowen Island Community School (BICS) is situated in an idyllic setting just a short walk from picturesque Snug Cove. The school is the hub of the island as it provides a stimulating learning environment for students from Kindergarten to Grade 7 as well as a variety of community services and programs.

School Publications

Click on the button below to access our School Publications page where you can find various documents and other important files.

Photo c/o Jane Miller-Ashton

Bike to School/Work Week – Some Good News

Published on June 3, 2017

Bowen Island is not yet known for its bike riding but if you look closely, there is a bike culture: you will see no shortage of bikes down by the ferry dock,

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Everything I needed to know about learning…

Published on May 21, 2017

Written by Laura Magrath; first published to Becoming A Resident
Everything I needed to know about learning, I learned at an amusement park.

Wooden roller coaster at Playland

Well,

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“ADST” – A New School Subject?

Published on April 23, 2017

“Necessity is the mother of invention.”
Over the years, I’ve conceived of many simple ideas to address small problems: keeping rats out of the garage, protecting my not-quite-mobile daughter from sunshine and our two cuddly cats,

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