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​HOLLYBURN ELEMENTARY
1329 Duchess Avenue
West Vancouver, BC V7T 1H5
T: (604) 981 1220
F: (604) 981 1221
School: hollyburn@wvschools.ca
District: info@wvschools.ca​​


 We at Hollyburn believe that education is the science and art of teaching and learning. 
We will empower students to become innovative, resilient contributors in an ever-changing world
by celebrating intellectual curiosity,
supporting active citizenship
and developing ethical leadership.
 
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Jun 28, 2016

How will YOU be remembered? A Principal's wishes for her graduates...

Posted by Tara Zielinski

​As our year together at Hollyburn comes to a close, I would like to thank you all for making me proud to be your Principal. We have learned, shared, grown, and laughed together. You have shared your skills in Technology Application, the Arts, Inquiry, Mathematics, Scientific Exploration, Physical Education, and Social-Emotional Learning. You have made our school a place that we are all happy to be at and one that embraces change and innovation. You are the joy of which this school is made.​

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May 26, 2016

It's About Standards, Not Just Options

Posted by Tara Zielinski

​One reason why I love working in West Vancouver is because I am constantly pushed to think about everyday things in innovative and different ways. So when our Superintendent, Mr. Chris Kennedy, recently blogged about Uber, Amazon and Airbnb, I read and reread his provocative message.

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Mar 03, 2016

Weaving First Peoples' Principles into Inquiry and Literacy

Posted by Tara Zielinski

GUEST/STUDENT BLOG
As our students delve deep into their Units of Inquiry and make connections in their Literature Groups, some have answered their 'burning questions' around the First Peoples of Canada and their important involvement in our country's history.

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