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Four-alarm fire at Sir Guy Carleton Elementary

More than 50 firefighters were on site at Sir Guy Carleton Elementary school Friday night battling a blaze that broke out in the attic of the East Vancouver school. 248 more words

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Students team up with community to save East Vancouver schools from possible closure

Even though the start to the school year is more than a month away, a group of students in East Vancouver have not taken the summer off. 468 more words

Politics

Education minister says VSB more into 'playing politics' rather than education

A full review and forensic audit of the Vancouver School Board will be launched following the board’s decision Wednesday night to reject a Ministry of Education proposal… 519 more words

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July 2016 issue of RCC News is here

This issue of the Renfrew-Collingwood Community News is full of the many wonderful people, events and programs happening in our neighbourhood!

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Past Issues

Things that make you go Hmmmmm, Mike Bernier vs VSB edition

The ongoing friction between school boards vs.  Education Minister Mike Bernier heated up yesterday,thanks to this: https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2016EDUC0063-001189

“I am disappointed that the Vancouver School Board chose to go against the School Act by failing to adopt a balanced budget.

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Vancouver School Board rejects province's proposal to address funding shortfall

The Vancouver School Board has rejected a Ministry of Education proposal to partially address the board’s $21.8-million shortfall by selling the Kingsgate Mall.

The board, which owns the land the mall sits on, rejected the plan, saying it “did not include any additional provincial funding.” 190 more words

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Despite development plans, Vancouver east-side area hit hard by possible school closures

Vancouver — Parents, students and staff in a yellow-frame building at Carleton elementary school on Kingsway said goodbye Tuesday to the building that had been their home. 874 more words

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