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Community Partners Program

Community Partners Program

Our 2019 - 2020 Community Partners Program is in full swing and we need your help! Do you work for, or own a business that would like to participate in this program? Many employers offer a matching fund program for charitable giving. Most Bowen community members are...

Mainstage 2020: Scooby Doo and the Bowen Bogey

Mainstage 2020: Scooby Doo and the Bowen Bogey

Thursday, March 12th and Friday, March 13th at 6:15pm Tickets are available from IPS or Phoenix on Bowen ($15 each) Complimentary Bus Shuttle from Snug Cove at 6pm and return at 8:15 pm   This year's hilarious IPS Mainstage production will be Scooby Doo and The...

ET Phone Home!

ET Phone Home!

Alumni Connect Group Get involved — calling all alumni to join our new Alumni Connect group! As an alumni, you are an important part of IPS through the relationships, experiences and memories you have created. Our students graduate from our campus, not from our...

Natalie Helm (class of ’09) on life since IPS

Natalie Helm (class of ’09) on life since IPS

Natalie Helm checked in with us recently to share her experiences over the past 10 years since leaving IPS On October 27 2016, a metal gong woke me; it was 5:00 a.m. in Kerala, India and we were being summoned to the meditation hall. I rose out of bed, struggling my...

Science Fair & Open House Wed., Feb. 12th

Science Fair & Open House Wed., Feb. 12th

Have you ever wondered if practicing meditation will improve your focus, if sound travels faster through solids or liquids, or if a person can tell the difference between sugar and sugar-free foods? These are some of the questions the Grade 7 and 8 students are asking...

Community Partners: Osborne Cane

Community Partners: Osborne Cane

Community Partner Profile Osborne Cane is a personal injury law firm in Vancouver, serving British Columbians from all over the province. Partners David Osborne and Jacqueline Cane are also the parents of an IPS grade 7 student. This is what they had to say about the...

Gr 8 Reflections on Island Pacific School

Gr 8 Reflections on Island Pacific School

At the student panel on December 11th to kick off the annual Art & Design Expo, Grade 8 student, Wylie shared her humourous reflections and experiences of IPS.  My brother went to IPS before me and even with that, when I visited in Grade five, I thought, “Wow....

Clarke Family Focus

Clarke Family Focus

IPS has helped equip our kids with many life skills, one of which is to be active participants in engaged discussions with the ability to appreciate different perspectives and engage in a respectful manner. It has also instilled in them a set of strong values and...