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Graham Bruce Spring Carnival, May 27

PAC fundraises to bring back stage use

Graham Bruce Elementary is having their 4th Spring Carnival on Friday, May 27 from 4 to 8 pm at 3633 Tanner Street. 287 more words

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3 Vancouver schools could close sooner than expected

The playing fields around John Oliver Secondary School are popular with students. They’re also prime real estate.

The Vancouver School Board is considering subdividing and selling or leasing the land to keep the cash-strapped district afloat. 267 more words

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A show of support for Vancouver School Board

A rally was held Wednesday in support of Vancouver School Board trustees who rejected the proposed budget cuts.

The trustees voted 5-4 last week to reject the proposed budget, which would have meant $24-million in cuts. 176 more words

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Education minister says closing Vancouver schools an option

VANCOUVER – Education Minister Mike Bernier is set to meet with the chairman of the Vancouver School Board next week in hopes of helping trustees submit a balanced budget by the June deadline. 265 more words

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Vancouver School Board rejects proposed budget

The Vancouver School Board have rejected their own proposed budget tonight, setting up a contentious showdown with a provincial government that has ordered millions of dollars in cuts. 454 more words

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Vancouver School Board voting on proposed budget tonight

Faced with looming cuts and a multi-million dollar shortfall, the Vancouver School Board is voting tonight on the proposed budget for next year.

The VSB says it needs more than $27 million, which is $3 million more than they had been warning about just last month. 395 more words

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VSB begins public consultations on budget shortfall

The Vancouver School Board is grappling with a $24-million shortfall, which means teaching jobs, special education programs and music classes could be on the chopping block. 265 more words

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