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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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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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Feb 18, 2016

"Ready? Set? Action!"

Posted by Tara Zielinski

As we near report card time and work purposefully to weave the Core Competencies into our planning, instruction, assessment and reporting processes, I couldn’t help but make a connection between the Competencies and another document that has impacted me as an educator and leader.

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