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‘This is unacceptable’: View Royal parents frustrated over lack of resources for students

Tight spending budget leaves educational assistants stretched thin

Enrolment exceeds projections at Tillicum Elementary

No new portables needed, class sizes stay within limits

MAP: School zones back in effect across Greater Victoria

An interactive map helps drivers remember where school zones are activated

Record-breaking number of Greater Victoria students enrolled in French immersion programs

Enrolment has been increasing for 21 consecutive years across the province

Parents advocate for change of George Jay Elementary name, citing racist history

The namesake was an advocate for the segregation of Chinese-Canadian students

Greater Victoria Crossing Guard Association faces funding shortage after taking over in 2018

Victoria crossing guards request more funds from City of Victoria

Loss of music room at George Jay Elementary School hits sour note with PAC

Starting in September 2019 the music room will be converted into a classroom

South Park parents disapointed in SD61’s decision to remove programs of choice

Elementary school to become a catchment facility by 2020/2021 school year

City considers shifting plans at Topaz Park to install turf field at Vic High

Splitting design costs for two separate fields would save time and money, staff say

Elementary students restore, reclaim neighbourhood park

Margaret Jenkins students 2.5 years into restoration

Parents protest childcare spaces at Willows Elementary in Oak Bay

Plans put forward by SD61 would place two buildings on the school’s field

Yoga cop teaches Oak Bay youngsters about health and wellness

School liaison Const. Sandrine Perry is taking her yoga classes to the schools she works with

Greater Victoria schools to see more than $4.4 million in upgrades

Province announces $206 million for B.C. school upgrades

SD61 wraps up public consultation on catchment changes with final open house

Proposed catchment boundary changes in Victoria brought hundreds of parents out for discussion

What would happen if Greater Victoria students went on strike?

Mass student walk-outs are taking place around the world, local districts react

Victor School to remain as specialized education facility

After a unanimous vote SD61 opted to exempt Victor School from Victoria catchment boundary changes

SD61 looking to have Oak Bay High rugby field repaired

District issues second request for bids to solve drainage issues

Victoria parents want SD61 to ‘start over’ with catchment planning

Parents felt unheard after the first open house meeting

Neighbours concerned over lack Willows School consultations

Residents worry field will turn into a trailer park without input

Kindergarten registration for SD61 starts on Monday

Parents and Guardians of Greater Victoria students must register their kids in their catchments