In the News

Burnaby Schools, district programs, students and employees are often “in the news.” We invite you to learn more about what’s happening in Burnaby Schools by reading some of these feature stories.

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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

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

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