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VSB votes to stop school property sell-off

In recent years the Vancouver School Board has been very public about its financial woes, warning that cuts will be needed to be make up for funding shortfalls. 318 more words


Vancouver School Board closes annex school

WATCH ABOVE: Janet Fraser, interim chair of the Vancouver School Board, joins the Morning News via phone to talk about the closure.

VANCOUVER – After resisting the move for years, the Vancouver School Board says one of its schools will be closing this fall. 124 more words


Chairman of Vancouver's school board resigns

VANCOUVER – The chairman of Vancouver’s school board has resigned about a week after an independent report found trustees could save millions of dollars by closing schools. 143 more words


Up to 19 schools in Vancouver could close following audit recommendations

WATCH: An audit of the Vancouver School Board has found millions of dollars in savings through school cuts

VANCOUVER – An independent review of the Vancouver Board of Education’s (VBE) finances has found that there is no reason for them to be in debt. 334 more words


Vancouver school staff won't have to pay for parking at work starting this fall

UPDATE: June 30 – Teachers and staff in the Vancouver School District will no longer have to pay for parking at work starting this fall. 214 more words


Newly appointed auditor to oversee Vancouver School Board

The B.C. government has made a new third-party appointment to oversee the work of the Vancouver School Board.

Education Minister Peter Fassbender says an independent special advisor will be appointed to review, evaluate and make recommendations aimed at helping the Vancouver School Board to balance its budget, reduce overhead and find administrative efficiencies. 331 more words


VSB facing $14.77-million shortfall

The Vancouver School Board’s shortfall for the upcoming budget year is now  sitting at $14.77 million.
The amount was arrived at after a long and, at times, heated discussion, trustee Patti Bacchus said. 232 more words

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