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.
 
 
The Our Next Century campaign is an extraordinary time in Vancouver College's history. Each gift  will help us achieve our goal and make a significant difference to our students and educational program. 

What's Happening at Vancouver College

Middle School ParentTALK - Postponed

The ParentTALK "How To Raise a Middle School Boy" from Mr. John-Paul Cavalluzzo has unfortunately been cancelled for the evening of Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

Please stay tuned to the Vancouver College Newsletter, VCPA Newsletter, and ParentTALKS webpage for further updates as a new date will be posted shortly.

Walkathon 2019 - Staggered Start Times

Staggered start times are in effect for tomorrow's Walkathon:

Grade 11/12 Buddies - 8:30am arrival to school
K-6 Students - 8:30am arrival to school
Grade 7 Students - 8:45am arrival to school
Grade 8 Students - 9:00am arrival to school
Grade 9 Students - 9:15am arrival to school
Grade 10/11 Students - 9:25am arrival to school

Visit our Walkathon webpage for more details on tomorrow's event, let's keep the pledges coming in! 

Irish Soccer Take Home Bronze at BC Catholics!

A huge congrats to our Varsity Soccer Team for placing third in the 2019 BC Catholics Tournament this week!

They finished the tournament with 3 wins, 1 tie, and 1 loss. Go Irish!

Elementary School - Terry Fox Run

On September 26, 2019, our Elementary School Students joined schools across the country in the Terry Fox School Run! They learned all about Terry Fox, his legacy, and how they can #BeLikeTerry.

Important Announcement from Vancouver College Board Chair

Please find attached an important announcement from Vancouver College Board Chair, Sue Dvorak that we wish to share with our community. 

1B - BCDA
Grad Photos - In Studio Session
Artona
Winter Uniform Begins
VC Venture - Finance Panel
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Football - Grade 8 vs Notre Dame
O'Hagan Field

VC Alumni in the News

Lawrence "Sonny" Homer (VC'55)

Lawrence attended Vancouver College for his Grade 12 year, and is known as a BC Lions great, helping the team win their first-ever Grey Cup championship in 1964. He ended his career as one of the most prolific receivers in team history, earning a spot on the BC Lions Wall of Fame in 2003. He will be posthumously inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame on October 5, 2019. 

Callum MacBeth (VC'17)

Shortly after graduating from Vancouver College, Callum joined an army reserve unit based out of New Westminster, and in late September, 2019 was promoted to the rank of Corporal in the Canadian Armed Forces! Teacher Matt Esaw (VC'05) is a member of the same unit and was proud to be at Callum's promotion ceremony. 

Paul Giroday (VC'69)

An outstanding two-way player at Vancouver College from 1967 to 1968, Giroday attended the University of California at Berkeley where he was a two-sport athlete in football and boxing. In fact, he was an NCAA boxing champion! Later, he went on to play for the B.C. Lions as a linebacker and a special teams player from 1975 to 1978. He will be inducted into the BC Football Hall of Fame on October 5, 2019. 

Rysen John (VC'16)

Rysen started his Senior Season with SFU's Clan with a feature on his work both on and off the field, and a top 5 NCAA ranking from TSN! 

Christian Covington (VC'11)

If you were watching the NFL kick off, you may have seen Christian Covington start his first season with the Dallas Cowboys. Christian is one of 10 Canadians who made NFL rosters on the opening weekend of the league's 100th season!