In the News

Burnaby School District programs, schools, students, and employees are often “in the news.” We invite you to learn more about what’s happening in Burnaby Schools by checking out some of these news stories.

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Burnaby high school grads awarded over $7 million in scholarships
Burnaby Beacon, July 7, 2021

Burnaby Students Scoop Up $7M in Scholarships
Burnaby Now, July 6, 2021

Five Burnaby students earn Rogers scholarships, named ‘young leaders’
Burnaby Now, July 4, 2021

Burnaby schools will reopen amid heatwave for last day before summer
Burnaby Now, June 28, 2021

Burnaby students collect over 1,100 English books to support language learning in Vietnam
CBC News: Early Edition, June 28, 2021

Heat leads to closure of all public schools, some post-secondary in B.C.’s Lower Mainland
CTV News, June 28, 2021

Extreme heat forces closure of Burnaby public schools on Monday
Burnaby Now, June 28, 2021

Burnaby valedictorian urges fellow Indigenous grads to define Truth and Reconciliation for themselves
Burnaby Now, June 28, 2021

Your Valedictorians 2021: Celebrating Bright Futures for the Classes of 2021 – Pages 40-44
Burnaby Now, June 24, 2021

Burnaby summer school numbers bounce back after COVID slump
Burnaby Now, June 23, 2021

Burnaby students mobilize to save Vietnamese kids from boring English lessons
Burnaby Now, June 22, 2021

Resilient students: Beedie Luminaries
Burnaby Beacon, June 17, 2021

Nine determined, resilient Burnaby grads awarded $40K each in scholarships
Burnaby Now, June 16, 2021

Burnaby hands out awards for environmental stewardship
Burnaby Now, June 14, 2021

Shoe memorial growing near Burnaby library for 215 Indigenous children found buried at residential school
Burnaby Now, June 2, 2021

Burnaby school flags at half-mast for 215 children found buried at Kamloops residential school
Burnaby Now, May 31, 2021

Two more Burnaby elementary schools get rainbow crosswalks
Burnaby Now, May 31, 2021

Burnaby Art Gallery shows work of student artists living through COVID-19
Burnaby Now, May 29, 2021

Burnaby school board votes to fly Pride flag at headquarters
Burnaby Now, May 28, 2021

Burnaby trustees approve staff cuts to balance school district budget
Burnaby Now, May 26, 2021

Province commits $4.74M for 160 new child-care spaces at Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, May 21, 2021

Students’ art published
Burnaby Beacon, May 21, 2021

Parents asked for input on racism in Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, May 18, 2021

Opinion: Burnaby has come together to battle anti-Asian racism
Burnaby Now, May 9, 2021

At Burnaby’s Byrne Creek, Athletic Council class gives students an empowered ‘voice of community’ in a time of disconnect
Varsity Letters, May 7, 2021

Man saves 85-year-old Burnaby school yearbook from garbage dump
Burnaby Now, May 4, 2021

Burnaby school board making no sudden moves on police in schools
Burnaby Now, April 28, 2021

Reports of harm’ spark ban on ‘crazy hair days’ at Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, April 20, 2021

Burnaby summer school sees 2,200 registrations in first 10 minutes
Burnaby Now, April 16, 2021

Sophie McGowan, Caris Simmons win The First Page student writing challenge
CBC, April 13, 2021

A season without high school sports
Varsity Letters, April 13, 2021

$22.3M approved to replace seismically unsafe Burnaby elementary school
Burnaby Now, April 9, 2021

Burnaby school board approves anti-racism engagement process
Burnaby Now, April 1, 2021

All Burnaby high schools moving to semester system next year
Burnaby Now, March 31, 2021

Burnaby students to join Team Canada at prestigious international science fair
Burnaby Now, March 29, 2021

Burnaby students learn about fair trade and climate change
Burnaby Now, March 27, 2021

Burnaby expanding school zone hours to 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
News 1130, March 12, 2021

Burnaby expands school zone speed limit times by six hours a day
Burnaby Now, March 12, 2021

Manufacturing advisory group donates CNC training equipment to B.C. high school
Canadian Metalworking Magazine, March 9, 2021

Burnaby conference for BIPOC youth flourishes during COVID-19
Burnaby Now, March 2, 2021

BIPOC students find validation, hope amid discussions about race at Black History Month youth conference
CBC News, February 27, 2021

Burnaby students and seniors team up for Pink Shirt Day message
Burnaby Now, February 27, 2021

Deafblind Burnaby teen publishes children’s book
Burnaby Now, February 10, 2021

Burnaby high school debate team like ‘Dumbledore’s Army’ taking on forces of evil
Burnaby Now, February 2, 2021

Burnaby students teach each other how to debate – and win
Burnaby Now, February 1, 2021

SFU StreetFest captures the campus feeling we’ve been missing
The Peak, February 1, 2021

BC students wear black shirts to draw attention to racism in Canada
CBC News, January 15, 2021

Why these B.C. teens are pushing for Black Shirt Day in schools
CBC Kids News, January 15, 2021

B.C. students, teachers, don black shirts Friday for 1st unofficial day against racism
Global News, January 15, 2021

Burnaby schools mark Metro-Vancouver anti-racism group’s Black Shirt Day
Burnaby Now, January 15, 2021

Thousands call to make Black Shirt Day official in B.C.
CityNews, January 15, 2021

Anti-racism group calls for Black Shirt Day in B.C. schools on Jan. 15
CBC News, January 13, 2021

Petition calls for Black Shirt Day in B.C. schools to help fight racism
Global News, January 12, 2021

Refugee family arrived in Burnaby during COVID with no computer, one cell phone to share
Burnaby Now, January 11, 2021

2020 Burnaby Now Year in Review
Burnaby Now, January 5, 2021

These Photos Tell the Story of 2020 in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, December 31, 2020

Letter: Burnaby kids didn’t let COVID-19 stop them from helping food bank
Burnaby Now, December 18, 2020

Burnaby school board looking to improve transparency by ditching 1978 bylaw
Burnaby Now, December 14, 2020

These carollers are spreading joy all over Burnaby
Burnaby Now, December 11, 2020

Bug book gets shout out from premier
CTV Morning Show, December 10, 2020

Picture book created by Burnaby special needs students sparks pride
Burnaby Now, December 7, 2020

Burnaby students, seniors share holiday cheer – from a distance
Burnaby Now, December 2, 2020

Burnaby School District Takes Action to Tackle Racism and Discrimination in its Schools
CBC TV French, December 1, 2020

Pumping COVID-free air into Burnaby classrooms pushes budget higher
Burnaby Now, November 2, 2020

Burnaby NDP incumbents crush it in parallel student election
Burnaby Now, October 27, 2020

Burnaby girl publishes book thanks to COVID lockdown project
Burnaby Now, October 26, 2020

COVID-19 dashes Burnaby-trained powerlifter’s quest for world gold
Burnaby Now, October 7, 2020

Burnaby school district’s reserves top $21M
Burnaby Now, October 5, 2020

Burnaby school offers an education program that can help you find a career in healthcare
Burnaby Now, October 2, 2020

Anti-racism work at Burnaby schools starts at the top
Burnaby Now, October 2, 2020

Burnaby school district one high school away from a rainbow flush
Burnaby Now, October 1, 2020

Here’s what will happen if COVID-19 hits a Burnaby school
Burnaby Now, September 30, 2020

Burnaby Mountain alum wins big on Sing On! reality TV show
Burnaby Now, September 24, 2020

Burnaby school board celebrates top grads of 2020
Burnaby Now, September 23, 2020

Two Burnaby schools each granted $125K in playground funding
Burnaby Now, September 21, 2020

COVID-19 exposures page set up for Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, September 16, 2020

Burnaby school district keeping an eye on air quality
Burnaby Now, September 14, 2020

22% of Burnaby elementary parents say their kids not going back to school: survey
Burnaby Now, September 4, 2020

Bali and Burnaby music students collide in Mepalu Sari avant-gamelan project
Vancouver Sun, September 1, 2020

Here’s what Burnaby schools are doing to keep students, staff safe
Burnaby Now, September 1, 2020

Don’t want to send your child back to class? Here are your options in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, August 27, 2020

Burnaby school district wants to know by Sept. 1 if kids are coming back
Burnaby Now, August 27, 2020

Burnaby parents get preview of back-to-school plans
Burnaby Now, August 21, 2020

Burnaby twins organize virtual science fair with $2 million in prizes
Burnaby Now, August 10, 2020

Uptick in interest in alternatives to schooling in classrooms
Vancouver Sun, August 7, 2020

City of Burnaby $5.6M grant will fund 160 new child-care spaces at schools
Burnaby Now, August 6, 2020

Burnaby recruit ready to take on all-girls firefighting camp
Burnaby Now, August 4, 2020

Burnaby back-to-school plans ‘not starting from scratch’: superintendent
Burnaby Now, July 31, 2020

96 new security cameras coming to three Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, July 27, 2020

Opinion: 55 maniacs nailed in Burnaby speeding near kids
Burnaby Now, July 26, 2020

Opinion: Burnaby lagging behind Vancouver on these speed limits
Burnaby Now, July 11, 2020

500-page history of Burnaby schools nearly ready for print
Burnaby Now, July 6, 2020

Burnaby school district to develop anti-racism action plan
Burnaby Now, June 30, 2020

Grad looks different for the class of 2020. Here’s what B.C. valedictorians have to say
Global News/CKNW, June 29, 2020

Burnaby graduates rake in $6.8 million in scholarships
Burnaby Now, June 27, 2020

Burnaby grads make the best out of a bizarre situation
Burnaby Now, June 25, 2020

Your valedictorians – celebrating bright futures for the classes of 2020
Burnaby Now, June 25, 2020 – Pages 10-13

Burnaby Central seniors get a nearly normal grad
Burnaby Now, June 24, 2020

The Valedictorian Project – featuring Burnaby Mountain’s co-valedictorians, Deborah Wang and Maya Beninteso
CKNW, June 23, 2020

The Valedictorian Project – featuring Alpha’s co-valedictorians, Jaden Gauw and Amirali Ghanbari 
CKNW, June 22, 2020

Burnaby students earn scholarships worth up to $40K each
Burnaby Now, June 19, 2020

Celebrating British Columbia’s grads of 2020
Vancouver Sun, June 18, 2020

High school grads ‘not overly optimistic’ about finding summer jobs
CTV News, June 16, 2020

High school graduates prepare for university during a pandemic
CTV News, June 16, 2020

The Valedictorian Project – featuring Burnaby North’s valedictorian, Elizabeth Chung 
CKNW, June 15, 2020

A popular school garden and cooking program adapts to Covid-19
CBC, June 11, 2020

Burnaby students’ business project pivots amid COVID-19
Burnaby Now, June 9, 2020

Video of cops welcoming kids back to Burnaby schools sparks online outrage
Burnaby Now, June 5, 2020

Reserves, cuts needed to fill $11.7M Burnaby schools budget shortfall
Burnaby Now, June 4, 2020

Burnaby students return to school amid anti-COVID measures
Burnaby Now, June 1, 2020

Here’s what you need to know as B.C. schools reopen today
CBC News, June 1, 2020

Here’s what Burnaby parents should know about back to school June 1
Burnaby Now, May 30, 2020

Burnaby school district installs first elementary school rainbow walkway
Burnaby Now, May 29, 2020

Burnaby summer school offerings trimmed due to COVID-19
Burnaby Now, May 29, 2020

Burnaby school playgrounds to reopen. Up to parents to use them
Burnaby Now, May 29, 2020

Burnaby’s Arts Alive exhibition goes virtual for 2020
Burnaby Now, May 28, 2020

Vast majority of Burnaby students won’t return to class Monday
Burnaby Now, May 27, 2020

Annual breakfast for Burnaby LGBTQ students goes virtual
Burnaby Now, May 25, 2020

Survey asks how many Burnaby students will actually return to class
Burnaby Now, May 21, 2020

Burnaby grad celebrations will be ‘totally different’ this year
Burnaby Now, May 21, 2020

Burnaby parents have restart questions, school district to offer answers soon
Burnaby Now, May 20, 2020

Burnaby grads get candid talk about choices via ‘virtual assembly’
Burnaby Now, May 15, 2020

Burnaby woman earns $200,000 Oxford scholarship
Burnaby Now, May 14, 2020

COVID-19: B.C. school boards adapt as registration for online summer school launches
The Province, May 12, 2020

Burnaby teacher: A BC Teacher’s Pandemic Diary
The Tyee, May 11, 2020

Return to Burnaby school buildings ‘optional’ for families: superintendent
Burnaby Now, May 9, 2020

Funding cut threatens unique Burnaby preschool for deaf children
Burnaby Now, May 7, 2020

Burnaby school district video aims to connect and encourage during COVID
Burnaby Now, May 5, 2020

Opinion: Burnaby’s futuristic new high school is slick and maddening
Burnaby Now, May 5, 2020

Letter: We honour Burnaby School District staff for their work amid a crisis
Burnaby Now, May 2, 2020

Teacher, mother killed in Nova Scotia once taught in Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, May 1, 2020

Schools and community groups scramble to feed students as pandemic leads to surge in demand
CBC News TV, April 30, 2020

Schools and community groups scramble to feed students as pandemic leads to surge in demand
CBC News Online, April 30, 2020

Site work begins for new Burnaby North Secondary School
Burnaby Now, April 29, 2020

Burnaby student’s school project helps families with grocery money
Burnaby Now, April 24, 2020

Burnaby school district loans out hundreds of laptops for home learning
Burnaby Now, April 17, 2020

Students find creative ways to connect with seniors while visits banned
CBC News TV, April 16, 2020

Burnaby school district feeding more kids during COVID-19 crisis
Burnaby Now, April 15, 2020

Students find creative ways to connect with seniors while visits banned
CBC News Online, April 15, 2020

Burnaby students reaching out to seniors in care
CBC Radio – The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn, April 14, 2020

Burnaby seniors and kids swapping smiles amid COVID-19 pandemic
Burnaby Now, April 14, 2020

High school ultimate teams across B.C. take part in Isolympic Games
Burnaby Now, April 14, 2020

Burnaby teachers missed their kids, so they held a parade
Burnaby Now, April 14, 2020

Kids of some frontline workers could soon be back at Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, April 6, 2020

Burnaby pitchers chase national team roles
Burnaby Now, April 6, 2020

Wildcats aim to live up to pre-season surprise ranking
Burnaby Now, April 2, 2020

Burnaby teen 3D printing ‘ear savers’ for hospital staff
CBC News, April 1, 2020

Burnaby student’s 3D printer brings comfort to health workers fighting COVID-19
Burnaby Now, April 1, 2020

Champion Rebels garner pole position in preseason ranking
Burnaby Now, April 1, 2020

Website part of new COVID-19 normal for Burnaby students back from spring break
Burnaby Now, March 30, 2020

‘Things will be different’ Burnaby school superintendent tells parents
Burnaby Now, March 27, 2020

Design an Ad 2020 – Burnaby Schools Students Try Their Hand at Marketing
Burnaby Now, March 26, 2020

Burnaby Central’s Duggan takes rugby to the next level
Burnaby Now, March 26, 2020

Burnaby school district social-distancing tool a hit
Burnaby Now, March 23, 2020

All Burnaby school playgrounds have also been closed
Burnaby Now, March 21, 2020

Moscrop girls combine for gymnastics first
Burnaby Now, March 20, 2020

Classes at Burnaby schools suspended indefinitely amid COVID-19
Burnaby Now, March 17, 2020

What’s the COVID-19 plan for Burnaby schools? Find out more tomorrow
Burnaby Now, March 16, 2020

Rugby ready to thrive at Byrne Creek
Burnaby Now, March 16, 2020

Burnaby students face COVID-19 impacts after break: superintendent
Burnaby Now, March 13, 2020

Burnaby schools eyeing COVID-19 implications for school events, trips
Burnaby Now, March 11, 2020

School board, city, province partner on 601 new child-care spaces in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, March 11, 2020

Paint Burnaby gold – Rebels reign as B.C. champs
Burnaby Now, March 8, 2020

High school basketball
Global News, March 7, 2020

Recent champions Burnaby South and Kelowna vie for this year’s Quad A boys basketball crown Saturday
The Province, March 7, 2020

Steve Ewen: Rebels return to hoop semifinals at LEC, with help of healthy Vujisic
The Province, March 6, 2020

Wildcats put a bow on perfect Grade 8 season
Burnaby Now, March 6, 2020

Burnaby school district cancels international trips due to coronavirus
Burnaby Now, March 5, 2020

On the rebound Rebels end B.C.s on three-game streak
Burnaby Now, March 2, 2020

Student’s petition protests transfer of beloved Burnaby school principal
Burnaby Now, February 28, 2020

Burnaby students scoop sweet scholarships
Burnaby Now, February 27, 2020

Speed bumps around all Burnaby schools not feasible, says city engineer
Burnaby Now, February 26, 2020

Burnaby girls grapple their way to gold
Burnaby Now, February 25, 2020

Burnaby business women lead the next generation
Burnaby Now, February 25, 2020

Burnaby choir sets stage for world première performance
Burnaby Now, February 24, 2020

Burnaby ‘science rock stars’ win silver at international science fair
Burnaby Now, February 20, 2020

Burnaby Central’s The Ash Girl is a dark take on Cinderella
Burnaby Now, February 18, 2020

Resilience and grit got Burnaby brothers to WWE
Burnaby Now, February 14, 2020

Sign up for Burnaby RCMP youth academy to learn about becoming a cop
Burnaby Now, February 13, 2020

South enters league on final Western Canada bounce
Burnaby Now, February 13, 2020

Junior Rebels roll to another league title
Burnaby Now, February 6, 2020

Burnaby pair score Jerome gold
Burnaby Now, February 6, 2020

BC health ministry reverses coronavirus message to parents
Burnaby Now, February 5, 2020

Burnaby North alum competing for a $50,000 prize on the Food Network’s new Great Chocolate Showdown
Burnaby Now, February 4, 2020

Laidback Bausback handling pressure of chase for skating worlds
National Post, February 4, 2020

New childcare spaces on Burnaby Mountain not enough: service provider
Burnaby Now, January 31, 2020

Burnaby helpers needed on the coldest night of the year
Burnaby Now, January 29, 2020

Burnaby actor onstage in 7 Stories at CapU
Burnaby Now, January 24, 2020

High school notebook: Rebels climb over Centaurs to reach top of Quad A basketball rankings
The Province, January 24, 2020

Rebels girls make back-to-back finals
Burnaby Now, January 24, 2020

Burnaby students sew pouches for displaced Australian marsupials
Burnaby Now, January 22, 2020

Rebels repel No. 1 Cents at Snowball
Burnaby Now, January 21, 2020

Burnaby teen figure skater wins Canadian women’s title, becoming first from B.C. to do so since Magnussen
The Province, January 21, 2020

New child-care centre at Burnaby school to act as ‘ECE training lab
Burnaby Now, January 20, 2020

Chargers find some success at Hilltop
Burnaby Now, January 20, 2020

High school: Snow snarls, doesn’t stop, metro basketball tournaments
The Province & The National Post, January 17, 2020

Rebels stopped in Legal Beagle final
Burnaby Now, January 16, 2020

James rucks his way to B.C. Rugby hall
Burnaby Now, January 16, 2020

No snow day for you – Burnaby public schools are open for business
Burnaby Now, January 16, 2020

Yep, it’s a snow day as Burnaby public schools closed
Burnaby Now, January 15, 2020

Close battles give Bulldogs something to chew on
Burnaby Now, January 13, 2020

It snowed a lot but Burnaby schools are still open today
Burnaby Now, January 13, 2020

Sorry kids, no Burnaby snow day for you
Burnaby Now, January 10, 2020

New faces present fresh canvas for Byrne Creek
Burnaby Now, January 7, 2020

A host of sports highlights in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, December 31, 2019

Vikings finish girls showdown on win streak
Burnaby Now, December 24, 2019

Rebels stock Christmas stocking with tourney title
Burnaby Now, December 24, 2019

Wildcats ready to test mettle at Central-North tourney
Burnaby Now, December 18, 2019

Burnaby South welcomes rivals for 15th Rod Thomson Memorial tourney
Burnaby Now, December 17, 2019

Burnaby handbell choir wins national contest
Burnaby Now, December 17, 2019

Good vibes to start the season for Rebels girls program
Burnaby Now, December 13, 2019

Rebels rebound after tourney loss; North rallies in win over New West
Burnaby Now, December 11, 2019

Start of season brings high hopes for Vikings
Burnaby Now, December 10, 2019

Wildcats, Aztecs ride volleyball rollercoaster
Burnaby Now, December 5, 2019

Youth fuels Rebels start to new season
Burnaby Now, December 5, 2019

Burnaby school board endorses children’s charter
Burnaby Now, November 28, 2019

Burnaby South launches 2019/20 season with a win
Burnaby Now, November 28, 2019

In the Year of Indigenous Languages, why is an Indigenous student still being forced to take French?
CBC News, November 28, 2019

Early Edition, Reconcile This: How easy is it to learn Indigenous languages in school? 
CBC Radio, November 28, 2019

Wild ride catapults Wildcats to boys provincials
Burnaby Now, November 26, 2019

Wildcats stop Rapids to claim first zone banner
Burnaby Now, November 21, 2019

Burnaby school takes ‘reconciliaction’ with Indigenous welcome carving
Burnaby Now, November 21, 2019

Provincials present perfect challenge for upstart Panthers
Burnaby Now, November 18, 2019

Breaking the silence: CBC’s Junior J-School shows Indigenous students how they can share their stories
CBC News, November 15, 2019

Forte Theatre returns for Heritage Christmas at Burnaby Village
Burnaby Now, November 14, 2019

Three new accessible school playgrounds open in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, November 13, 2019

Moscrop adds North soccer banner
Burnaby Now, November 13, 2019

Burnaby school district wins award for campaign combating SOGI ‘misconceptions
Burnaby Now, November 8, 2019

Senior girls bronze showdown ends in marathon court battle
Burnaby Now, November 7, 2019

Wildcats emerge as dual volleyball champions
Burnaby Now, November 6, 2019

North, Moscrop take girls juvenile, bantam crowns
Burnaby Now, November 4, 2019

Vaping, drugs, overdoses to be discussed at Burnaby parent meeting
Burnaby Now, November 4, 2019

Burnaby museum works to undo erasure of local Indigenous history
Burnaby Now, November 1, 2019

Kids Move Schools gets a boost from Burnaby Firefighters’ charity
Burnaby Now, October 31, 2019

Burnaby dad brings animatronic velociraptor to son’s school for Halloween
Burnaby Now, October 31, 2019

Panthers slip past Wildcats for first district soccer banner
Burnaby Now, October 24, 2019

Vikings look towards volleyball playoffs for fresh start
Burnaby Now, October 24, 2019

More Than One Million Elementary and Secondary School Students Across Canada Vote in Mock Election
Globe and Mail, October 21, 2019

Burnaby school district unveils $35.7M plan for 773 new childcare spaces
Burnaby Now, October 16, 2019

Burnaby museum’s Indigenous learning week called ‘long overdue’
Burnaby Now, October 11, 2019

These two Burnaby educators won provincial excellence awards
Burnaby Now, October 8, 2019

B.C. recognizes 10 teachers and education professionals as the most creative and inspiring of 2019
Georgia Straight, October 7, 2019

Gary Wong: How school districts can support positive change for all of our students
The Province, October 6, 2019

Hong Kong-China tensions spill over at Burnaby high school
CBC News, October 4, 2019

Hong Kong-China tensions intensify at local demonstration, high school
CTV News, October 4, 2019

Burnaby school district closes books on 2018/19 $6.8M in the black
Burnaby Now, October 4, 2019

Talent, fitness big parts to Panthers rise
Burnaby Now, October 3, 2019

Business as usual at Burnaby schools during youth-led global climate strike: chair
Burnaby Now, September 25, 2019

University Highlands to get Burnaby’s first elementary school rainbow crosswalk
Burnaby Now, September 25, 2019

Can your kid cut class to go to a climate rally? Metro Vancouver schools weigh in
CTV News, September 24, 2019

Young performers explore issues of identity and belonging
Burnaby Now, September 20, 2019

90-yr-old alumna relieved her old Burnaby school not being demolished
Burnaby Now, September 13, 2019

Teaching students sleep hygiene in Burnaby Schools
CBC Radio, September 9, 2019 (Listen at 1 hour and 21 minute mark)

Kelowna girls graduate to Whitecaps soccer program in Burnaby
Kelowna Now, September 9, 2019

$350K SOGI funding announcement made in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, September 7, 2019

Class Act: Burnaby students shoot for the stars during summer vacation
Burnaby Now, September 5, 2019

Sleep hygiene’ to be taught in Burnaby schools this year
Burnaby Now, September 4, 2019

Photo Gallery – Back-to-school jitters in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, September 4, 2019

BC Today with Margaret Gallagher
CBC Radio, August 26, 2019

This Burnaby student’s artistic journey began early in life
Burnaby Now, August 20, 2019

High school kids destigmatize homelessness, one hot potato at a time
Vancouver Sun, August 18, 2019

Moscrop duo set for next volleyball challenge
Burnaby Now, August 15, 2019

Camp aims to ‘ignite’ passion in teen girls to become firefighters
Burnaby Now, August 12, 2019

We’ll stand together and be all powerful
CBC News, August 10, 2019

Behind the scenes at the Vancouver Pride parade
Georgia Straight, August 4, 2019

Kindergarten town donates entire GDP to Burnaby Hospital
Burnaby Now, August 1, 2019

Students trade pencils for oven mitts and guitar picks at Burnaby summer school
CBC News (Story), July 28 2019

Baking & rock band in summer school means more learning for students
CBC News (Video), July 26 2019

Sew creative! New classes drive record enrolment in Burnaby summer school program
Burnaby Now, July 25, 2019

Medals abound for Burnaby track athletes
Burnaby Now, July 25, 2019

Burnaby youth counsellor, kung-fu master wins Top 25 Immigrants award
Burnaby Now, July 23, 2019

Burnaby students invited to jump on school district’s Pride float
Burnaby Now, July 19, 2019

The Howies: Our mythical, season-ending awards celebrate the author’s Top 25 moments of the 2018-19 season
Varsity Letters, July 14, 2019

Burnaby students rake in $6.96 mil in scholarships, bursaries
Burnaby Now, July 11, 2019

The Complete List: Varsity Letters’ B.C. Recruits List 2019! Where 1,037 athletes in 19 sports are headed this coming season
Varsity Letters, July 6, 2019

Rebels celebrate past year’s athletes, volunteers
Burnaby Now, July 4, 2019

These four Burnaby educators are up for provincial excellence awards
Burnaby Now, July 3, 2019

Grade 3 student honoured for helping save a life in Burnaby
CTV News, June 26, 2019

Province announces $28.6 million to protect two Burnaby schools from earthquakes
Burnaby Now, June 26, 2019

Food bank the winner in Burnaby schools’ Hunger Games
Burnaby Now, June 20, 2019

Deaf student wins school’s first Female Athlete of the Year Award
CBC News, June 16, 2019

Burnaby North Secondary Viking head here to stay – for now
Burnaby Now, June 14, 2019

Flexibility, community at heart of new Burnaby North Sec design
Burnaby Now, June 14, 2019

Wildcats runner wins with a splash
Burnaby Now, June 13, 2019

How to make sure teens earn that seasonal buck (featuring Alpha students and advisor)
CBC Early Edition, June 13, 2019

Coquitlam gymnast delivers on can-do attitude (Alpha Secondary student)
Tri-City News, June 12, 2019

Burnaby deaf student battling blindness wins historic sports award
Burnaby Now, June 11, 2019

Burnaby computer student strikes national Skills Canada gold two years in a row
Burnaby Now, June 10, 2019

He’s family – Burnaby teacher’s community work earns UBC award
Burnaby Now, June 7, 2019

Byrne Creek bends, builds rugby future
Burnaby Now, June 6, 2019

Vancouver hip hop artist and high school choir make sweet music together
CBC Radio’s On the Coast, June 5, 2019

Vancouver hip hop artist and high school choir make sweet music together
CBC News, June 5, 2019

B.C. developer awards first wave of scholarships from $50-million fund
Vancouver Sun, May 31, 2019

Vaping could be gateway to cigarettes for teens, VCH says
News 1130, May 31, 2019

Burnaby students ‘best defenders’ at national cyber-security competition
Burnaby Now, May 30, 2019

Day two at the 2019 B.C. boys high school rugby championships highlighted by Cinderella Byrne Creek’s amazing run to the finals 
Varsity Letters, May 30, 2019

Port Coquitlam hockey player signs with Saskatoon Blades 
The Tri-City News, May 30, 2019

Twice as many Burnaby youth vaping nicotine as smoking cigarettes: survey
Burnaby Now, May 30, 2019

Teacher Named Burnaby’s Citizen of the Year
Education News Canada, May 29, 2019

Central captures zone aggregate with balanced track approach
Burnaby Now, May 28, 2019

Mountain Lions roar to zone’s junior track banner
Burnaby Now, May 28, 2019

Burnaby students impressive at national science fair
Burnaby Now, May 24, 2019

Burnaby students strut their stuff in year-end dance and music performances
Burnaby Now, May 23, 2019

Adzic, Heslop rack up triple gold at district track championships
Burnaby Now, May 23, 2019

Burnaby students in the spotlight at Arts Umbrella festival
Burnaby Now, May 13, 2019

Learn how gangs recruit teens into crime at this Burnaby event
Burnaby Now, May 11, 2019

Burnaby school officials, MPs call on feds to up funding for newcomers, refugees
Burnaby Now, May 10, 2019

Byrne Creek Secondary’s Laida Falsetto named Burnaby’s outstanding citizen of the year
Burnaby Now, May 8, 2019

Kids fired up at Burnaby Fire Department youth academy
Burnaby Now, May 8, 2019

Gary Wong: Schools, communities can help children cope beyond Mental Health Week
Vancouver Sun, May 6, 2019

Burnaby high school hosts test-drive fundraiser for dry-grad
Burnaby Now, May 3, 2019

Burnaby students golden at B.C. skills competition
Burnaby Now, May 3, 2019

Cops, paramedics urge Burnaby grads to find a safe way home
Burnaby Now, May 1, 2019

Get arty with the family during these Burnaby art shows
Burnaby Now, April 27, 2019

Alpha gymnast delivers on can-do attitude
Burnaby Now, April 25, 2019

Moscrop repeats as fourth-best at B.C. school gymnastics
Burnaby Now, April 24, 2019

Burnaby students catch up on their measles shots
Burnaby Now, April 22, 2019

Check out this work by the next generation of Burnaby artists
Burnaby Now, April 20, 2019

Burnaby school district celebrates new partnership with counterpart in France
Burnaby Now, April 20, 2019

Measles immunization programs underway at B.C. schools
Global News, April 18, 2019

Three new child-care centres coming to Burnaby by 2020
Burnaby Now, April 16, 2019

A Sunday Read: Why coach Moreno Stefanon & Byrne Creek’s new rugby program has meshed with Bulldog nation’s global student body
Varsity Letters, April 14, 2019

Sport and health program for Burnaby school kids gets $27K boost from Beedie
Burnaby Now, April 10, 2019

Burnaby Artists Guild supports local students
Burnaby Now, April 10, 2019

Summer school no bummer school in Burnaby school district
Burnaby Now, April 9, 2019

Burnaby schools will have free menstrual products by end of 2019: minister
Burnaby Now, April 5, 2019

Quinn Classic hands out scholarships
Burnaby Now, April 5, 2019

Class Act: Burnaby schools get two more rainbow crosswalk (and more news) 
Burnaby Now, April 4, 2019

Rebels get pre-season thumb’s up
Burnaby Now, April 4, 2019

Huynh, Vivero to take last shot of 2019 season
Burnaby Now, April 4, 2019

Burnaby needs your feet to beat New West in walking contest
Burnaby Now, April 3, 2019

Canada unveils roster for footy friendly against England (Burnaby Central REX program students)
Burnaby Now, April 2, 2019

Trench film makes WWI real for Burnaby students
Burnaby Now, April 2, 2019

Design An Ad (Burnaby students explore a career in marketing) 
Burnaby Now, March 29, 2019

Burnaby North class of ’69 to celebrate the best days of their lives
Burnaby Now, March 22, 2019

How much would it cost for the Burnaby school board to run child care?
Burnaby Now, March 18, 2019

New playgrounds coming to B.C. schools
CBC News, March 17, 2019

Three Burnaby schools score funding for new playgrounds
Burnaby Now, March 15, 2019

50 B.C. schools getting new playgrounds this fall
CTV News, March 15, 2019

Burnaby school board mulling district owned and operated child care
Burnaby Now, March 15, 2019

School districts consider free pads and tampons in schools
Vancouver Sun, March 12, 2019

Burnaby South surge to finish BCs strong
Burnaby Now, March 10, 2019

Byrne Creek perseveres in provincial march
Burnaby Now, March 10, 2019

Burnaby percussionist featured in Sonic Boom Festival
Burnaby Now, March 10, 2019

Rebels fall prey to Panthers in BC semis
Burnaby Now, March 9, 2019

Grade 8 Rebels rollick to boys provincial title
Burnaby Now, March 8, 2019

Burnaby South stops Cents to earn semi berth
Burnaby Now, March 8, 2019

Burnaby students design, build, program robot for ‘Olympics of smart
Burnaby Now, March 7, 2019

Balanced attack carries Rebels past Gators in BC opener
Burnaby Now, March 6, 2019

Huskies out-run Bulldogs in 3-A battle
Burnaby Now, March 6, 2019

Provincial draw lays out tough test for Bulldogs
Burnaby Now, March 5, 2019

Byrne Creek students eager to tackle rugby
Burnaby Now, March 5, 2019

Rebels with a clause: Burnaby South’s infraction makes seeding tough on Quad A organizers
National Post, March 5, 2019

Semiahmoo hosts high school table-tennis provincials
Surrey Now Leader, March 5, 2019

Youth Sun Run challenge a way for Burnaby Mountain to boost confidence in teens
Vancouver Sun, March 4, 2019

Bulldogs, Rebels check off B.C. berths
Burnaby Now, March 2, 2019

Oscar-winning actress drops in on Burnaby deaf school
Burnaby Now & Vancouver Courier, March 1, 2019

High school notebook: Valley teams continue to have their say at Triple A girls basketball championships… Boys Basketball Provincial (Burnaby South Rebels)
National Post, March 1, 2019

Coldest Night of the Year raises $62K for Burnaby programs
Burnaby Now, February 28, 2019

Rebels eliminate Hyacks to inch closer to B.C. berth
Burnaby Now, February 28, 2019

Pink shirt day targets cyber bullying: Burnaby Schools flash mob at Lougheed Town Centre 
Global News, February 27, 2019

Commentary – Gary Wong: Pink Shirt Day—what kids in pink and a rainbow can show adult politicians
The Georgia Straight, February 26, 2019

Burnaby trio grab hold of B.C. gold
Burnaby Now, February 26, 2019

Junior Rebels rocket past St. Pat’s into BC final
Burnaby Now, February 26, 2019

Rebels regroup after ruling slaps them out of semis
Burnaby Now, February 25, 2019

And all that jazz … Burnaby South stages Chicago
Burnaby Now, February 22, 2019

Rebels, Bulldogs advance to Mainland semis
Burnaby Now, February 21, 2019

Burnaby Central presents To Kill a Mockingbird
Burnaby Now, February 21, 2019

South locks up league banner
Burnaby Now, February 14, 2019

Rebels roll into Crehan Cup Final Four
Burnaby Now, February 13, 2019

These young artists are sharing their portraits of Burnaby homes
Burnaby Now, February 11, 2019

Burnaby South sets pace on hoop circuit
Burnaby Now, February 08, 2019

Burnaby school district hires 28 of 30 grads from its new EA diploma program
Burnaby Now, February 08, 2019

Rebels use last second shot to edge Wildcats in final
Burnaby Now, February 07, 2019

Rebels rise with ‘next man up’ attitude
Burnaby Now, February 07, 2019

Burnaby school district dance for LGBTQ youth and allies now open to New West students
Burnaby Now, February 07, 2019

‘Cats eye mat medals at B.C.s
Burnaby Now, February 07, 2019

SFU women take aim at mat nationals
Burnaby Now, February 05, 2019

Burnaby pair part of SFU soccer’s newest recruiting class
Burnaby Now, February 05, 2019

Hoop playoffs hit the local hardwood
Burnaby Now, February 04, 2019

32 new trainees for jobs as special needs assistants (video)
Global News, February 04, 2019

‘Fate’ brings Indigenous hip-hop artist to Burnaby school for music video shoot
Burnaby Now, February 04, 2019

Alpha dogs league rivals in battle for respect
Burnaby Now, January 31, 2019

South top Bulldogs in battle of Bur-West league
Burnaby Now, January 31, 2019

Champs duo dynamic in one-two finish at nationals
Burnaby Now, January 30, 2019

Indigenous girls tops in Burnaby for grad rate last year
Burnaby Now, January 28, 2019

This Burnaby teen has already overcome more challenges than you’ll ever face in a lifetime
Burnaby Now, January 26, 2019

Suncrest playground first in Burnaby to be built with new provincial funding
Burnaby Now, January 25, 2019

North tops South to create first-place drama
Burnaby Now, January 25, 2019

District tasked with costing free tampon, pad dispensers for Burnaby schools
Burnaby Now, January 25, 2019

Burnaby school board chair takes Fraser Health to task over youth addiction service change
Burnaby Now, January 24, 2019

Vikings aim to fill void in hoop circuit
Burnaby Now, January 23, 2019

Rebels get healthy with playoffs looming
Burnaby Now, January 23, 2019

Burnaby grad launches new web series
Burnaby Now, January 21, 2019

Brothers make a splash with SFU swim team
Burnaby Now, January 17, 2019

Hot shots lift Rebels past Hyacks
Burnaby Now, January 16, 2019

Burnaby talent dominates in 2019 OVATION! Awards nominations
Burnaby Now, January 11, 2019

Character rises to the top in Bulldogs’ rally at STM tourney
Burnaby Now, January 11, 2019

Horse chestnuts have a storied history in Burnaby schools as toys – and weapons
Burnaby Now, January 11, 2019

Cannabis and vaping info on the agenda at Burnaby parent meeting
Burnaby Now, January 10, 2019

2018 a time for a Rebel yell, silver at worlds
Burnaby Now, January 3, 2019

Looking back at 2018: 10 people who made an impact in the arts in Burnaby
Burnaby Now, December 27, 2018

The best Burnaby letter to the editor of 2018 was written by a teenager
Burnaby Now, December 23, 2018

Vikings girls chart course for new hoop order
Burnaby Now, December 18, 2018

Burnaby students get a taste of Canada’s game ahead of IHF World Junior Hockey Championship
Burnaby Now, December 11, 2018

Moscrop, North reveal grit at girls provincials
Burnaby Now, December 8, 2018

2000 paper cranes lift spirits of cancer patient (Story & Video)
CityNews Vancouver, December 7, 2018

Burnaby students fold 2,000 paper cranes for woman struggling with leukemia (Story & Video)
Vancouver Sun, December 6, 2018

Burnaby students fold 2,000 paper cranes for woman struggling with leukemia (Story & Video)
The Province, December 6, 2018

Reigning champs Burnaby South looking like their stingy selves to start hoops season
National Post, December 5, 2018

Burnaby students donate 1,000 origami cranes to young woman battling cancer
The Burnaby Now, December 3, 2018

Santa parade kicks off holiday season in Vancouver
Vancouver Sun, December 2, 2018

‘Indigenous Welcoming House’ a breakthrough for Burnaby Village Museum
Burnaby Now, December 1, 2018

Building Project Feature: Ecole Alpha Secondary School 
Award Magazine, December 2018 – page 55

Rebels’ Vujisic ready to lead as team launches title defence
Burnaby Now, November 29, 2018

Determined Lions carve out sixth-place result
Burnaby Now, November 29, 2018

Panthers enter BCs hungry and motivated
Burnaby Now, November 29, 2018

Brantford Crane Story – CityNews – Twitter
CityNews, November 29, 2018

Burnaby Christmas Bureau: a reliable support for struggling newcomers
Burnaby Now, November 28, 2018

Burnaby North aims to make a statement at B.C.s
Burnaby Now, November 27, 2018

Burnaby school board signals co-operation despite crack in BCA monopoly
Burnaby Now, November 27, 2018

Mother collecting 1,000 paper cranes for daughter struggling with leukemia
The Province, November 24, 2018

Unlucky Aztecs end provincials unbeaten
Burnaby Now, November 23, 2018

Burnaby North girls emerge with B.C. berth
Burnaby Now, November 22, 2018

Panthers prevail over Byng for first LM girls title
Burnaby Now, November 21, 2018

The saga of the great Burnaby candy wrapper project
Burnaby Now, November 20, 2018

Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir brings Christmas concert to Burnaby
Burnaby Now, November 20, 2018

Burnaby North alum packs pads for hockey journey
Burnaby Now, November 17, 2018

Aztecs extract potential, clear hurdles en route to B.C.s
Burnaby Now, November 16, 2018

Seaforth Elementary’s Kindness Patrol on World Kindness Day
CTV News, November 13, 2018

Ryan Beedie donated $50 million to help create a new scholarship program for B.C. students
Burnaby Now, November 13, 2018

Learning and leading on the court
Burnaby Now, November 10, 2018

Walking a mile in their combat shoes
CBC, November 9, 2018

Panthers prowl to sr. girls league title
Burnaby Now, November 8, 2018

Moscrop boys shaken, then stir in district final
Burnaby Now, November 8, 2018

Lions’ runner cracks top-10 at provincials
Burnaby Now, November 7, 2018

Burnaby school joins youth patrol spreading random acts of kindness
Burnaby Now, November 7, 2018

Slime. science and plenty of inspiration
Burnaby Now, October 31, 2018

Burnaby teacher stars in A Christmas Story
Burnaby Now, October 29, 2018

Art integrated into everyday learning – Confederation Park recognized with a prestigious award
Burnaby Now, October 27, 2018

Burnaby students sell popcorn to help people who are homeless
Burnaby Now, October 27, 2018

Wildcats, Lions due to meet in soccer final
Burnaby Now, October 26, 2018

Variety Week: Device from Variety helps B.C. teen with hearing loss
Global News at 6, October 23, 2018

Burnaby students’ art showcased in Willingdon Linear Park
Burnaby Now, October 22, 2018

What about the Viking? What will happen to Burnaby North’s metal mascot when school is replaced?
Burnaby Now, October 19, 2018

Burnaby high school to be replaced
CityNews, October 12, 2018

Minister announces $79 million to replace Burnaby North Secondary
Burnaby Now, October 11, 2018

Burnaby Students pitch in to clean up local beach 
Burnaby Now, October 12, 2018

Class Act: Burnaby School Board recognizes upper crust
Burnaby Now, October 10, 2018

Who am I?: Burnaby filmmaker turns the lens on her family’s story
Burnaby Now, October 6, 2018

Wildcats wired for soccer success
Burnaby Now, October 6, 2018

Cross-country runners gain ground
Burnaby Now, October 4, 2018

Academy builds a field of knowledge
Burnaby Now, September 20, 2018

Running over ‘Pavement Patty’ gives Burnaby motorists pause
Burnaby Now, September 18, 2018

This is the main reason Burnaby firefighters fundraise all year
Burnaby Now, September 14, 2018

Burnaby Central Secondary drum circle
Global News, September 9, 2018

Robert Munsch’s countless acts of kindness to schools
The Globe and Mail, September 3, 2018

Veteran Burnaby trustee retires after 31 years on local board
Burnaby Now, September 1, 2018

Rainbow crosswalk to greet returning Burnaby students
Burnaby Now, August 30, 2018

These kids are crazy about the Burnaby school district’s new summer robotics program
Burnaby Now, July 30, 2018

Boy, 9, credited with saving the life of a kindergartener
CTV News, June 29, 2018

Burnaby Mounties recognize 9-yr-old who saved kindergartner
Burnaby Now, June 27, 2018

Burnaby students rediscover a blast from the past
Burnaby Now, June 24, 2018

Burnaby South student earns Skills Canada gold
Burnaby Now, June 23, 2018

Students test their mettle at Burnaby Fire Department’s first youth academy
Burnaby Now, July 22, 2018

New cybersecurity program to teach Burnaby students to foil hackers
Burnaby Now, June 20, 2018

New Burnaby theatre company tackles Saint Joan
Burnaby Now, June 4, 2018

Aspiring Burnaby EAs will get taste of problem student behaviour in virtual reality
Burnaby Now, May 29, 2018

Central finishes zones a strong second
Burnaby Now, May 24, 2018

Burnaby student takes on the nation
Burnaby Now, May 23, 2018

Burnaby school wins chess title
Burnaby Now, May 21, 2018

New theatre company debuts at rEvolver Festival
Burnaby Now, May 17, 2018

Burnaby high school first to achieve Bee School designation in Lower Mainland
Burnaby Now, May 11, 2018

Students conquer fears at Burnaby Fire Department youth academy
Burnaby Now, April 28, 2018

Burnaby school district launches its own education assistant training program
Burnaby Now, March 9, 2018