about Grade 4 Letters to Principal Johnny Bevacqua
The Grade 4 students wrote letters to Principal Bevacqua regarding their "future school" for their class assignment!
" ... I think building a new school is fantastic besides all the expenses. That is nice that I can get a fresh start in Middle School. I'd also like to say thank you so much for all of you efforts and your hard work. I think it really paid off. I predict VC will have another successful and great next century."
about Lighting Up 23!
In the past two months, 265 families joined many other VC supporters and collectively donated $1 Million to the Our Next Century campaign. Vancouver College is excited to share that we have now raised a total of $23 million in cash and pledges!
about President's Report - February 2018
We recently passed the halfway point in this school year. Wow! Time rushes by so quickly. Nothing tells you that more than the pace of the construction of our new building, Manrell Hall. It will be finished in less than six months!
about Our Next Century Hits the $22 Million Mark!
We gratefully announce that we have now raised $22 million for Our Next Century! Vancouver College is thankful for the dedication and commitment of our supporters.
about Finnegan Ball 2017
November 4, 2017 marked the 39th Annual Finnegan Ball. Through our community's generosity in the form of advertising, sponsorship, and in-kind gifts, and guests purchasing items from the auction or donating to the Fund-A-Need Experiential Learning appeal, a total of close to $260,000 was raised that evening. The special appeal was for technological resources in the new building such as 3D printers and scanners, laser cutters, and mobile makers kits, which will enhance our boys' educational experience and better prepare them for the future.
about 'Topping-Off' Barbecue Marks Milestone in the Construction of Manrell Hall
On the 2nd of November, Vancouver College and general contractor Haebler Construction Ltd. celebrated the topping-off of the roof on Manrell Hall with a barbeque for its workers in gratitude for their good work. The construction workers, engineering consultants and architects, and Nick Maile, VC's Project Manager, gathered under the new roof and enjoyed the burgers grilled by President John Nixon (VC'69).
about President's Report - November 2017
Christmas is coming quickly and the boys are looking forward to a break from classes. The fall has been a very busy time at Vancouver College and much has been accomplished in the classrooms, playing fields and our many artistic programs. We have also made tremendous progress in the construction of the first phase of our campus redevelopment, Manrell Hall. We remain on schedule and expect to be open next September.
about The Advancement Office Welcomes a New Member
The Advancement Office is pleased to welcome its newest team member, Linda Foster, in the role of Advancement Officer – Major Donors.
about President's Report - September 2017
Every September brings the excitement of a new school year with a fresh start. We welcome families, students, faculty, and staff back to school and wish them all great success. Last year around this time we publicly launched Our Next Century Campaign and next September we will, as always, welcome everyone back to campus, but with the added excitement of starting the new school year inside our new Middle School, Manrell Hall!
about Manrell Hall - Summer Progress
While students were enjoying their summer holidays those working on the construction of Manrell Hall were very busy!
about Campaign fundraising lights up $20 million mark
Vancouver College humbly thanks all supporters of the Our Next Century campaign.
Vancouver College closes out the 2016-2017 school year with the exciting news that the Our Next Century campaign has, to date, raised $20.5 million, meeting the campaign's three-year goal.
about President's Year in Review
From the Office of the President -
We have so much to be grateful for as we close out the 2016-2017 school year.
about Manrell Hall - Up Close in Detail
As Manrell Hall begins to take shape on the west side of campus, you can start to see the foundations of what will be different parts of the new Middle School. The design of Manrell Hall was undertaken following extensive consultation with faculty, staff, and parents. Manrell Hall will provide students a unique educational experience while incorporating innovative, state-of-the-art learning settings and increased school life opportunities
about Development & Building Permits
The arrival of spring marks another milestone for the Vancouver College campus redevelopment project as this month we received our Development and Building Permits.
about Vancouver College Breaks Ground on New Middle School, Manrell Hall
On February 16, 2017 Vancouver College broke ground on its new Middle School, to be named Manrell Hall, ceremoniously marking the beginning of the next phase of its Campus Redevelopment.
about $18 Million Raised So Far for Our Next Century
February 6, 2017
In October, we officially launched Our Next Century. We talked about the campaign. We asked for your support. Since then, we have been working tirelessly to ensure the momentum and excitement generated at the launch keeps gaining ground.... and our thermometer outside the cafeteria on the wall of Mackin Hall gains height!
about $5 Million Gift To Vancouver College Launches Our Next Century
On Wednesday October 5, 2016 over 400 people gathered at Vancouver College to help launch the boldest initiative in the 94-year history of the school, the Our Next Century Campaign.