Teacher Feature: Kari Marentette

Teacher Feature: Kari Marentette

Kari Marentette journeyed around Canada – and the world – prior to landing as a teacher at Island Pacific School. Now, she’s already leaving her mark on the institution, with no plans to slow down in the future. While the destination may have taken some time to...
How are we addressing climate change?

How are we addressing climate change?

The human caused changes in our planet’s climate are finally becoming recognized as the crisis of our time. Governments are committing to change, organizations are striving to reduce their ecological footprint and individuals are starting to take action. Island...
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...
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...