Congratulations to Kyla Kane (grade 12) for being chosen as a finalist for the Poetry In Voice Recitation Contest in Toronto. Kyla will be travelling to Toronto for the Nationals May 13-16, 2013, representing Vancouver Technical and one of 18 students from across Canada aiming the $5000 top English prize.
Van Tech Honours Dozens of Students with Duke of Edinburgh Award
COMMUNITY, PROGRAMS, SCHOOLS & STUDENTS
On the afternoon of February 1st, 2013 over two dozen students from Vancouver Technical Secondary were brought up on stage and honoured with the prestigious Duke of Edinburgh Award for volunteer work.
"It is a proud moment to see such dedication demonstrated by Miss Easthope, her colleagues, and all the students who each possess the determination and discipline so necessary to complete the required hours to earn their individual medals," says Beverly Seed, Van Tech's principal.
Students were awarded the medal by Van Tech science teacher Diana Easthope and Umeeda Switlo, Executive Director, British Columbia & Yukon. For more information, please click here
R. Shankaruk receives Certificate of Merit
Congratulations to R. Shankaruk for receiving this Certificate of Merit from the local Legion for her participation in this year's Remembrance Day Poster Contest.