Our Vision:

For our students to reach their full potential as caring, self-motivated people with positive self-esteem and high standards.

Our students are preparing to be contributing members of the global community through the development of life-long learning skills while developing empathy for others.


Our Mission: Departure Bay School is committed to fostering in each child academic excellence, social responsibility, and the joy of life-long learning as a shared responsibility of home, school, and community.



Staff Directory

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Bell Schedule

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Code of Conduct

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  • Contact Information

  • Contact Departure Bay Elementary directly with the information listed below:

    Mailing Address

    3004 Departure Bay Road Nanaimo, V9T 1B4

    Direct Information
    • Phone: 250 758-6541
    • Fax: 250 751-1617