In Saanich, everything they do is driven by a desire to see students achieve success and personal growth. District’s success is measured not only by students’ academic accomplishments but by how well they inspire them to reach their full potential and be outstanding citizens locally and across the globe. Their academic programs reflect their continued emphasis on building vibrant learning opportunities to support the diverse aspirations of students. They place a strong emphasis on the learner’s social and emotional health ensuring their students develop and demonstrate respect for themselves, their environment, their local indigenous cultures and each other. Their graduation rates are among the highest in British Columbia with their students consistently rating near the top of provincial and international assessments.
They place a high priority on the important relationships they have formed with local communities including the W̱SÁNEĆ First Nation on whose traditional territory they live, work and learn. Together they build strong schools where students thrive and develop. Saanich Schools represent the best of teaching and learning all within a culturally diverse community supported by caring professionals and families.
They are proud of the achievements of their students, both within their system and beyond. As leaders of tomorrow, Saanich School District graduates can be found in post-secondary institutions locally and internationally furthering their education. Building the future leaders of tomorrow is their focus and passion.
NUMBER OF SCHOOLS
Elementary schools: 3
Secondary schools: 3