Nominations are being accepted until May 10th for the 2019 VCPAC Awards. We have many amazing people in our district and this is our chance to show our appreciation of their contributions to our students. Our awards ceremony will take place during our May meeting.

School Wellness:

Mental, Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Well-being





Robin Grille

Robin's seminars focus on healthy emotional development for children and parents; while building supportive, co-operative communities. His work is also animated by his belief that humanity's future is largely dependent on the way we collectively relate to our children.


Gary Anaka

The Teenage Brain: Discover why it's critical to keep teenagers moving, how to grow new brain cells, the six magical brain states for learning and how dopamine drives behaviours & attitudes.

Want to help teenagers in today's world....begin with their brain.


Saturday, February 7, 2015, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Spectrum Community School, 957 Burnside Rd West, Victoria

 This year's speakers include:

Sophia Baker-French, MSc, RD

Jennifer Gibson

Kelly Graham

Monique Gray-Smith

Sydney Massy

Adrienne Ngai, MSc, RD

Dr. Richard Stanwick

Brenda Whittam-Neary


Registration opens November 11, 2014

Early Bird Rate $75* Register on line by January 21

$100* if registered after January 21 

*Includes lunch & refreshments


Please visit us at: or visit our facebook and twitter pages: facebooktwitter and help spread the news! 


NOTE:  SD61 Parent Advisory Councils were sent an email with two complementary ticket codes on November 11th.  Unused codes are now being redistributed.  Please send requests to .


Connecting the Dots:

School, Home and Community


 Lets Talk; Sex, Brains, Letting Go

and Connecting


Saturday, February 25, 2017

8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Royal Bay Secondary School,  3500 Ryder Hesjedal Way Victoria, BC


With Presentations by:


Gary Anaka

Brad Buie

Brad Buie


Jennifer Gibson


Lyndze Harvey

Kathy Lynn

Kathy Lynn

Lyndze Harvey

Rich McCue

Dr. Tim Pelton

Dr. Tim Pelton

Colleen Politano

Colleen Politano


Registration is now open!

Early Bird Rate $100* Register by February 10
$140* if registered after February 10

 Email for special rates for groups of 10 or more

*Includes lunch & refreshments


Please visit us at: or visit our facebook page: facebook and help spread the news! 


VCPAC will be covering the cost of BCCPAC memberships for our member PACs.  Go to and fill in the online membership registration form and submit.  If your PAC already paid their membership this year, send an email to  and we will reimburse you.  The registration deadline to be able to vote at the next BCCPAC AGM is December 15th.

The following list represents the unofficial results of the 2014 School Trustee Election.

Name                  Votes     Elected
Whiteaker, Ann 20, 252 YES
Nohr, Deborah 20,177 YES
Orcherton, Peg 20, 083 YES
McNally, Diane 20, 057 YES
Paynter, Rob 18, 926 YES
Leonard, Elaine 17, 855 YES
Loring-Kuhanga, Edith         17, 389 YES
Ferris, Tom 16, 940 YES
Watters, Jordan 16, 658 YES
Horsman, Bev 16, 351
Duncan, Nicole 14, 247
Rissuti, John 12, 458
MacIntosh, Ruth 12, 222


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