École Handsworth Secondary
North Vancouver School District
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Letter to Handsworth Parents & Guardians: Update Regarding School Evacuation | June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018
Dear Parents/Guardians of Handsworth Secondary, Subject: Update regarding school evacuation Following up to communication from the North Vancouver School District, I have some important information I would like to share to address and alleviate any concerns you may have. This morning the school administration was notified of a threat to the...
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Handsworth student wins local writing award

April 23, 2018

This weekend, Handsworth student Ross Manara won the youth division of North Shore Writers' Association short story contest. Currently a Grade 12 student at Handsworth, Ross is also a member of Argyle Secondary’s Digital Media Academy (DMA) program. His story, "Sherbert's Last Stand" is about a horse that attacks a glue factory. Here is...
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Letter to Handsworth Families | April 18, 2018

April 18, 2018
​ Dear Handsworth Families: I wanted to share some information about a rumour that has been circulating within the Handsworth school community regarding a school shooting. We have determined the source and have information from the students involved confirming that the rumours are unfounded. Social media has not helped us discourage...
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Letter to Parents and Guardians: Handsworth Secondary School Capital Project Update

April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018 Dear Parents/Guardians and Staff in the Handsworth Family of Schools: Re: Handsworth Secondary School Capital Project Update We are pleased to advise that the architectural firm KMBR Architects Planners Inc. has been selected to design the new Handsworth Secondary School. KMBR has a long history of designing large...