Feel Good Friday: Jen Zdril

Feel Good Friday: Jen Zdril

Jen Zdril provides Learning Strategies Program Support as well as being our indefatigable Mainstage Director! After years of teaching drama, art, media, and English in Montreal, Halifax and the UK, Jen feels fortunate to have landed here on Bowen Island. Passionate...
Feel Good Friday: Amanda Szabo

Feel Good Friday: Amanda Szabo

Amanda Szabo is our Learning Strategies Program lead. She loves reading, music, theatre and ragdoll cats. We asked Amanda to share some insights recently and here’s what she said: Tell us about something you’re passionate about right now I love cooking and...
Feel Good Friday: Easton Rough

Feel Good Friday: Easton Rough

Easton wears many hats at Island Pacific School, including teaching PE, Individuals & Societies Gr 7, Design Gr 8 & 9 and Senior Seminar. He joined IPS in 2019 and originally from Toronto, he grew up in the city avidly involved in volleyball, football,...
Feel Good Friday: Kari Marentette

Feel Good Friday: Kari Marentette

Another fun, frenetic week passes at Island Pacific School and this week we honour teacher Kari Marentette for her cheerful leadership in Language Acquisition French (year 4), Design (year 1), Physical Health Education (years 1 and 2). Tell us about something...
Feel Good Friday: Barbara Bingham

Feel Good Friday: Barbara Bingham

Feel Good Friday is finally here! This week we feature superhero and 19 year veteran, Barb Bingham, our indispensable Director of Operations! Tell us about something you’re passionate about right now. Cooking and experimenting with recipes What’s the most...
The times are a changin’ and so are we!

The times are a changin’ and so are we!

There are distinct benefits to being a small middle school on an island when a global pandemic hits. The most important is that we can adapt, innovate and change quickly. In March, when schools closed their doors and went online, Island Pacific School’s students were...