Vancouver College is a Catholic faith and learning community whose mission is the education of boys and young men from Kindergarten to Grade 12 in the Blessed Edmund Rice tradition.
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What's Happening at Vancouver College

Lacrosse - Junior Team vs Holy Cross
O'Hagan Field
ParentTALKS - Vaping: Prevention, Protection, and Cessation
2H - HEFG - Late Start
Pink Shirt Day 2020

Vancouver College will celebrate #PinkShirtDay on Thursday, February 27! Students are asked to dress down in pink clothing & bring a $2 donation for Covenant House, a shelter for homeless and at-risk youth.

Handmade pink VC t-shirts are available to purchase for $10 between February 24-26 in Manrell Hall during Middle & Senior School lunch, and February 27 in the morning in Manrell Hall.   

2010 Olympic Lookback

We're throwing it back to 2010 with some VC Olympic memories, like when student JC Horton (VC'12) carried the Olympic Torch and the US Bobsled Team sat down for lunch with some of our students, who are now in Grade 12! 

Henrik Parker - Celebration of Life

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Henrik Parker, VC' 19, passed away suddenly this past Wednesday, February 5, 2020. 
There will be a Celebration of Henrik's wonderful life on Monday, February 17, at 11 am, at Handsworth Secondary School, located at 1044 Edgewood Rd in North Vancouver. You are all welcome to attend, and the family requests that no black be worn as it is a celebration. 
The family is also requesting that any pictures your family may have of Henrik be sent to

Please keep the Parker family in your prayers as they mourn the unexpected loss of their son and brother.  

Saints Series Game 2

Let's try this again! After being canceled earlier this week due to snow, our JV, Varsity B & Varsity teams will play their second and final game of the Saints series on Wednesday, February 12 at VC.

Varsity B - 3:00pm, JV - 4:30pm, Varsity - 6:15pm. See you there!

Work with VC - Assistant Principal, Senior School

The Principals of VC's Past (Dave Hardy, 2003-2009, John McFarland, 2009-2014), Present (Johnny Bevacqua, 2014-2020), and Future (Daryl Weaver, 2020-). As our Senior School Assistant Principal Mr. Daryl Weaver transitions to the role of VC's New Principal for the start of the 2020-2021 school year, we are now looking to hire a new Assistant Principal for our Senior School. 

Please visit our full job posting for further details, the deadline to apply is March 2, 2020.

VC Alumni in the News

Patrick Metcalfe (VC'16)

The Vancouver Whitecaps FC have signed Development Squad central midfielder and Whitecaps FC BMO Academy System product Patrick Metcalfe to an MLS Homegrown contract

Rysen John (VC'16)

Simon Fraser Football Receiver Rysen John is suiting up on Sunday, January 26, 2020, in the annual Hula Bowl, an iconic, post-season college football all-star game held in Hawaii. 

Finbarr O'Reilly (VC'89)

Congratulations to Finbarr O'Reilly, who has been chosen by the Nobel Peace Center as the 2019 Peace Prize photographer. He will be traveling to Ethiopia to meet the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and to create a portrait of him and the country he is leading.

Aaron Lattimer (VC'13)

Aaron Lattimer, a rower for the Canadian National Team with his sights set on the 2020 Olympics, will be one of the athletes honoured at the Delta Sports Hall of Fame gala

VC Lacrosse at SFU

Vancouver College was well represented at the 16th annual SFU Lacrosse Alumni Game, with three former Irish in attendance! L to R: Jon Bailey (VC'12) currently working as an RMT, Mark Yingling (VC'18) SFU Sophmore studying Criminology, & Matt Esaw (VC'05) VC Senior School Teacher.