Lavington Elementary School is nestled in the beautiful District of Coldstream, just east of Vernon, British Columbia. It is a rural school of approximately 142 students from Kindergarten to Grade 7. At Lavington Elementary School our mission is to develop skills, attitudes and knowledge, which enable all students to develop to their full potential as individuals and as responsible citizens in a changing world.
Lavington Elementary School offers students a strong academic program, an outstanding music program that includes band and choir as well as several intramural and extramural activities. We believe strongly in inclusion for our special needs students. Lavington Elementary School focuses on being compassionate and caring towards everyone in our school community. We follow a Belief System that was created by students and staff.
Lavington Elementary School benefits from a strong community connection. Students have access to a beautiful park that has an outdoor pool, tennis courts, dog park and a covered picnic area. The community provides an outdoor skating rink that is located across from the school and is available during school hours. Parents and community members are invaluable partners in the well-rounded experience provided for our students. Long-standing traditions are an important part of the Lavington community. May Day is celebrated every year and is a historical event that is valued and celebrated by the entire community.
At Lavington, we pride ourselves on being a ‘Caring and Compassionate Community of Learners’.