Ecole Poirier band performs for school board members.

Showcasing their talents

Students from Ecole Poirier in Sooke entertain school board

Grade 4 and 5 students from École Poirier were honoured to perform their school song, titled ‘JOIN IN!’, to education minister Peter Fassbender and delegates of the Vancouver Island School Trustees’ Association Conference hosted by the Sooke School District at the Westin Bear Mountain Resort on Friday, September 27.


The students, led by music teachers Sandi Arts and Caledonia Robertson, sang and played a variety of instruments including xylophones, percussion and ukulele in a unique composition reflecting the vision of their school.