West Shore Family

West Shore Parks and Rec offers holiday childcare alternatives

Camps available on days many daycares close


Annual truck convoy ready to light up the night in Greater Victoria

The 21st annual Truck Light Convoy will roll through communities supporting local food banks


High cost of living means fewer foster families

More than 1,000 children are in desperate need of foster families on Vancouver Island


Finding the right rhythm can be hard for blended families

But the holidays should always be about the children

Have you talked to your kids about staying safe online?

Local social media expert offers tips on teaching children to become good digital citizens

Tech used to track West Shore students’ progress

More teachers turning to software to update parents

Five easy lunch box ideas to satisfy all tastes

A twist on some traditional lunch ideas to make them fun for kids

  • Sep 4, 2017

Former Colwood resident wins French immersion award

Andrea Brown will be teaching in the Vancouver school system in the fall.

French Immersion grows at record pace in Sooke School District

The number of students learning French in SD62 continues to increase in leaps and bounds

  • Sep 3, 2017

West Shore foster parents needed

Fostering is a rewarding experience for everyone involved

  • Sep 2, 2017

Setting the right sleep pattern is key

Now is the time for West Shore students to be getting into their back to school routine

  • Sep 1, 2017