Cherryville Elementary School is a small rural school approximately 55 km from Vernon and 27 km from Lumby. The relative geographic isolation contributes to a perception among the community, parents and staff that the school is distinct and unique within the School District.
A strong connection has developed between the school and the community and is appreciated by both. This connection manifests itself in the attendance and participation of both the school and community in each other’s events. Parent and community involvement occurs daily and special events are a strong characteristic of this school.