The Island Pacific School Blog

Meet Scott Herrington IPS Head of School

We are excited to welcome new Head, Scott Herrington home to Bowen Island where he'll take on leading our independent middle school over the summer. In this Q&A we meet the man behind the resume! Q - What inspired you to apply at IPS and move to a small island in...

Mainstage: Alice in Wonderland

Join us through the looking-glass for a re-imaging of Alice in Wonderland at Island Pacific School on Thur March 9 and Fri Mar 10 at 6:30 pm. This year’s IPS Mainstage Production is a rollicking adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. The classic tale gets...

IPS Admissions Info Night

Are you interested in IPS? Did you know that about 50% of our students commute to Bowen Island from Vancouver, Squamish or the North Shore? Join Cheryl Cameron and IPS Connect Parents over coffee at Cheryl's home in North Vancouver, and get answers from parents to...

IPS students study abroad

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...” Dr. Seuss IPS has a reputation for graduates with "good heads...

70’s Disco Funk Night ~ November 19th

Now in its 21st year, the IPS Gala and Auction Financial Aid Fundraiser is one of Bowen’s Best Parties! And you're invited! Did you know that all net proceeds from the Gala are used to support student financial aid? The generous contributions of parents, alumni and...

Experience IPS! Open House

You and Your Student are Invited to Experience IPS! Open House, Wed April 20 We are getting up to some good fun on April 20th and we'd like you to join us.  Our senior students are hosting a fun afternoon of Earth Day events for the entire school.  IPS is a unique...