Welcome to Pender Islands School!
Pender Islands School services both South and North Pender Islands, as a part of School District 64 (Gulf Islands). We are grateful to live, work and learn on traditional, unseeded Coast Salish territory in the beautiful Salish Sea.
Our school consists of approximately 125 Kindergarten to grade eight students, as well as another 50 cross-enrolled high school students. We offering a nurturing environment for children to develop into healthy, capable citizens.
Our facilities include six classrooms, a play-based learning room, a library, two Windows-based computer labs, a music and art resources room, a multi-purpose/shop room, a stage, a community room, a full-sized gymnasium, outdoor multi-court, school garden and classroom, and is surrounded by forest (which our children to play and learn in).
In addition to dedicated classroom teachers and support staff, we offer a home-learning program, sports teams, and are supported by an array of community connections.
Student learning is enhanced by our school school librarian and library clerk, Learning and Integration Support staff, District Learning Services staff, and a school counsellor.