The Island Pacific School Blog

Masterworks June 10 – 13, 2019

Can a 14-year-old be expected to conduct a public presentation similar to a TED talk? Island Pacific School students have been doing so for over 20 years through a program called Masterworks. Our middle school curriculum recognizes the importance of independent study....

Equip & Inspire Student Conference

The IPS Equip and Inspire Conference has now come and gone and I am so pleased with the way it all came together as a vehicle to not only meet our BC Education Career Education Curriculum core competencies and big ideas, but also provide meaningful connections between...

Experience IPS Open House Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Wednesday, April 24th New families joining IPS in 2019 and interested families are invited to join IPS for some fun Earth Day activities and connect with other new middle school students who are starting at IPS in September 2019. This very un-serious day will be a fun...

Pollinator Garden Comes to IPS

Island Pacific School is a beautiful place of learning. The building itself is open and bright and when you walk in the door, you can feel the positive energy and enthusiasm of the students and staff. We are also lucky to be surrounded by trees and plants that create...

MAINSTAGE: The Doppelgang March 14th & 15th, 2019

The Doppelgang March 14th & 15th, 2019 It’s hard to be yourself when you’re a teenager - especially when there’s two of you! Three unsuspecting teenagers get in double trouble when they meet carnival workers with mysterious powers, and come up against The...

Fort Langley Air Donates to IPS

Scott McIntosh, Fort Langley Air Interviewed December 7, 2018 By Julia McCaig Kristin and Geoff Jarvis donated a unique and valuable gift to our Fall Bash fundraiser — a private tour of the southern BC Coast, departing from the Salish Sea, traveling over the Coastal...