Feel Good Friday: Yvette Gabrielle

Feel Good Friday: Yvette Gabrielle

Yvette Gabrielle joined the IPS team this year and has enjoyed supporting our students and staff — no small feat in meeting and exceeding our Covid cleaning protocols! Yvette’s attention to detail and order has been essential in keeping germs away and ensuring...
Feel Good Friday: Julie Langlois

Feel Good Friday: Julie Langlois

Meet new Island Pacific School teacher Julie Langlois who will join our team of Superheroes this September! Originally from Ontario, Julie started her education career overseas in Australia. She has been drawn to the water and the outdoors from an early age and is...
Feel Good Friday: Sophie Hocking

Feel Good Friday: Sophie Hocking

Sophie is excited to be joining the Bowen Island and IPS communities this summer after relocating from Kamloops, BC, to teach Language and Literature English (grades 6-9) and Individuals and Societies (grade 6).  She’ll be joining her husband, Cohen, who works...
Masterworks 2021

Masterworks 2021

JUNE 7 – 11, 2021 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 25 years through a program called Masterworks. Read more here
Feel Good Friday: Pam Matthews

Feel Good Friday: Pam Matthews

This week we asked Pam Matthews, our Science teacher and Outdoor Expeditions Coordinator, about life at IPS. Pam moved to Bowen Island to teach at Island Pacific School in 1999 (legend has it that she slept in her camper van in the school parking lot!) and over the...