Pink Shirt Day

Wednesday, February 24 is Pink Shirt Day. For those unfamiliar with it, Pink Shirt Day began in 2007 when a Nova Scotia student was bullied for wearing a pink shirt to school. It has since been embra...

Minister’s Youth Council Applications Now Open

The Alberta government is once again seeking applications from junior and senior high school students for the Education Minister’s Youth Council, from now until Wednesday, March 24. Every year Alber...

Happy National Flag of Canada Day!

On February 15, 1965, at exactly 12 o’clock noon, a brand new flag was raised for the very first time on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. Gone was the old Red Ensign (bearing the Union Jack in the top...

VVS Campus Closed for Family Day

Vista Virtual School’s Calgary campus will be closed for the Family Day long weekend (February 13 to 15), reopening Tuesday, February 16 at 8:00 a.m. Students may continue to work online and sub...