A New Beginning and Rewarding Career in BC Catholic School

My life and home was in England, however I was looking for a commitment outside of myself and was seeking volunteer work. To that end I answered an advertisement I saw in a catholic newspaper. The Frontier Apostles were a volunteer group started by Bishop Fergus O’Grady to help run and sustain the catholic schools which had been built in … Read More

Toonies for Tuition

Each year requests for tuition assistance exceed the amount of money that is available. For the 2017- 2018 school year, the fund will distribute $57,000, an increase of $12,000 (26%) from the previous year. At the same time, requests for assistance were $262,762, an increase of $129,652 (97%) from the previous year. These Catholic families have sacrificed much in an … Read More

Catholic School Leadership Course

July 10 – 14, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Friday 8:30 A.M. – 12:00 p.m. John Paul II Pastoral Centre 4885 Saint John Paul II Way, Vancouver Course and Materials $450.00 (Lunches Included) This course has been developed for potential or newly appointed administrators in the Catholic Independent Schools of BC. The specific intent of the course is to … Read More

iGeneration Student Video Winners 2016

Greetings – I’m most pleased with the submissions from students this year – thanks to you and your teachers for your innovation and support of student learning and the BcEd Plan with project based learning using technology.  The students really responded to having the three choices/categories – the explainer video, the focus question on catholic schools serving our communities, and … Read More

iGeneration 2015 Winners

We’re excited to announce the winners of the 2015 iGeneration Contest 4th Place St Mary’s – Mya and Kassidy 3rd Place St Anthony’s – Ava, Emma, Keenan 2nd Place (a tie!) Sacred Heart School – Olivia St Mary’s – Jake 1st Place! Immaculate Conception – Brooklyn and Ronan