Local Schools and School Districts

Adams, Joan and Becky Thomas. Frozen Schools and Frozen Inkwells: The One-Room Schools of British Columbia, Madeira Park, B. C.: Harbour Publishing, 1985.

Asante, Nadine, "The First Hundred Years of Vancouver Schools," B.C. Motorist, Vol. 10, No. 6 (September-October 1971), pp. 16-22.

Barr, Helen. Early Education in West Vancouver, 1911-1981. The first seventy years, Published by the Local History Group of the West Vancouver University Women's Club, with the cooperation of the West Vancouver School Board...1981.

Beames, Thomas B., "An Overview of 100 Years of Public School History in the Ladysmith Area," in Viola Cull (comp.), Ladysmith's Colourful History, Victoria, B. C.: Ladysmith Historical Society, Morriss Printing, 1985.

Bell, Betty. The Fair Land. Saanich, Victoria, B. C.: Sono Nis Press, 1988 [esp. chapter 5, "Schooling - Theirs and Ours"].

Boggis, Steve. A History of Public Schools in Richmond, 1877-1979, Richmond, B. C.: Richmond School Board, 1979.

Brown, Helen. "Gender and Space: Constructing the Public School Teaching Staff in Nanaimo, 1891-1914," BC Studies, Nos. 105 ∓ 106 (Spring/Summer 1995): 59-79.

Bulkley Valley School Days, Smithers, B.C. : School Distirct #54, 198?.

Cloverdale's 75th anniversary of excellence: from pigs to "mouses," 1917-1992, Prepared by 75th Anniversary Committee members, Sandi Grove-White ... et al. [Cloverdale School, 1992].

Cocking, Clive (ed.), Fond memories: Recollections of Britannia High School's first 75 years, 1908-1983, Vancouver: Britannia High School Diamond Jubilee Reunion Committee, 1983.

Collins, Shirley. Asparagus to Computers. The first one hundred years. An Historical Development of School District No. 24 (Kamloops, B.C.), 1885-1985, Kamloops, B.C: Board of School Trustees, 1986.

David Livingstone Elementary School Diamond Anniversary, 1913-1988, Vancouver: David Livingstone Elementary School Reunion Committee, 1988.

Dunn, Ilma. "Enterprise in the 1930s," British Columbia Historical News, Vol. 22, No. 4 (1989): 21-24.

Forteath, Ruby Sidney. "East Princeton - My School, 1917-1919," (and "P.S." by Margaret Stoneberg), British Columbia Historical News, Vol. 23, No. 3 (Summer 1990): 11-16.

Glanville, Alice. Schools of the Boundary: 1891-1991, Merritt, B. C.: Sonoteck Publishing, 1991.

Glegg, Alastair. "Schools in the City: The Effects of Increasing Urbanisation on Education in Victoria, British Columbia, 1920-1929," Journal of Educational Administration and History, Vol. 33, No. 2 (July 2001): 73-86.

Gosbee, Chuck and Leslie Dyson (eds.) "Glancing Back." Reflections and Anecdotes on Vancouver Public Schools, Vancouver: Vancouver School Board, 1988.

Helgesen, Marion. First Hundred Years. Metchosin Elementary School, 1872 – 1972 [and supplement up to 1974], Metchsoin School Museum Society, 1974.

Isenor, Dick, and Margaret McGill and Donna Watson (eds.) "For Our Children:" A History of Comox Valley Schools [1870-1980] , Courtenay, B.C.: School District #71, 1980.

Jones, Ken. A History of Summerland Schools, Summerland, B.C.: Valley Publishing, 1999.

Lewis-Harrison, June. The People of Gabriola. A History of Our Pioneers, Gabriola, B. C., n.p., 1982 [esp. chapter 26, "The Schoolhouses of Gabriola"].

Levitan, Seymour and Carol Miller (eds.), Lucky to live in Cedar Cottage: memories of Lord Selkirk Elementary School and Cedar Cottage neighbourhood, 1911-1963, Vancouver: Vancouver School Board, 1986.

McLarty, S. D. The Story of Strathcona School, 1873-1961, Vancouver: n.p., 1961.

McNulty, William B. (ed.), Magee 75th anniversary, Vancouver: New Leaf Computer Publishing, 1989 [re: Magee Secondary School, Vancouver].

Memories of Gilmore, Burnaby, B. C.: Gilmore Avenue Community School, 1990.

Moberley Lake School: 50 years, 1934-1984. Moberly Lake, B. C.: Moberly Lake School, 1984.

Norcross, E. Blanche (ed.) Nanaimo Retrospective. The First Century, Nanaimo, B. C.: Nanaimo Historical Society, 1979 [esp. essay by John Parker, "Nanaimo's Children Go to School"].

Norton, Wayne. "The Cache Creek Provincial Boarding School, 1874-1890," British Columbia Historical News, Vol. 29, No. 2 (Spring 1996): 30-33, 40.

100 and Onward: Murrayville School, 1890-1990, Langley, B. C.: Printed by Sure Copy and Printing, [1990].

"Opening Doors". Sound Heritage, Vol. 8, Nos. 1 and 2 (1979): 91-96 [recollections of Strathcona School, Vancouver].

Ottnbreit, Sig. Slates to Blackboards to Computers: A History of Public Schools in the Central Okanagan, Kelowna: The Author, 2001.

Ridgeway Elementary School diamond anniversary, 1912-1987, North Vancouver, B. C.: Ridgeway Elementary School, 1987.

Robb, Lorna (ed.) A Glimpse of Richmond Schools Yesterday and Today, Richmond: Richmond Retired Teachers' Association, 1996.

Rose, Elizabeth A. (comp.) Point Grey Secondary School: The First Fifty Years, 1929-1979, Vancouver: Point Grey Secondary School, 1978.

Russell, J. M. Dawson School, 1888-1945, Vancouver: G. A. Roedde Ltd., 1945

Sale, T. D. "One Room Schools of Fifty Years Ago," British Columbia Historical News, Vol 14, No.1 (Fall 1980): 16-17.

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Sandison, James (ed.) Schools of Old Vancouver, Vancouver: Vancouver Historical Society, 1971.

School District No. 9: A historical look at the buildings & people that made up District No. 9, Castlegar, B. C: School District No. 9, 1992.

Segger, Martin and Douglas Franklin, Victoria: A Primer for Regional History in Architecture, Watkins Glen, New York: American Life Foundation and Study Institute (A Pilgrim Guide to Historic Architecture), 1979.

Sexsmith Community School, 1912-1988: 75th reunion, Vancouver: s.n., 1988.

Shrieves, M. D. (ed.) Reflections: a tribute to Steveston's silver jubilees. Winnipeg: Josten's National School Services Ltd., 1981 [re: Steveston Senior Secondary School].

Smith, Peter Lawson. Come Give a Cheer. One Hundred Years of Victoria High School, 1876-1976, Victoria: Vic High Centennial Committee, 1976.

Snowdon-Proetsch, Milenia. Bayview Community School, 1914-1989, Vancouver, B.C.?: s.n., 1989?

South Vancouver's John Oliver High School: a proud record, 1912-1986. Vancouver: John Oliver High School, 1986.

Waites, K. A. (ed.) The first fifty years: Vancouver high schools, 1890-1940, Vancouver: Vancouver School Board, 1941.

Warren, Bob. The George Jay School, 1909. A glance back at elementary public school education. Victoria, B. C.: Bob Warren, 1998.

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