Information Privacy and Account Creation Consent

For compliance with BC's Personal Information and Protection Act we require parental consent when using services which host personal information outside of Canada or when creating accounts for children. Below you will find a detailed list of the services we use and their corresponding forms. Families must fill in a separate form for each of their children.

 
 
 
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Google Apps for Education

All Campuses - All Students

Google Apps is a hosted solution for E-Mail, Calendar and File Storage and a Google Apps for Education account unlocks access to many tools supported by Google.

Our students (Grade 3 and above) will need a school provided Google Apps account to log in to Chromebooks, use Google Classroom with their teachers and store their files. Grade 3 - 5 students will only have access to Google Classroom and Google Drive. Grade 6 students will have access to Classroom, Drive and GMail.

We require this form to be signed for all students as our staff use Google Apps and may be storing your students' work in their Google Drive.

Google for Education Privacy and Security Information

Grades 3 to 6.


Kindergarten, Grade 1, and Grade 2.

 
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SeeSaw

Broadway Campus - B2S

Seesaw is a digital portfolio that allows students to document what they are learning at school. Students can capture their learning in the form of photos, videos, drawings, text and links. When content is uploaded to Seesaw it can be organized by students and is accessible by teachers.

Seesaw Privacy Principles
How does Seesaw keep student information safe?
 

 
 
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Bloomz

All Grades at all Campuses

Bloomz is a tool designed for K-8 to help teachers and parents share information and photos through real-time communication and coordination.

Bloomz Privacy Policy
 

 
 

Kidblog

Kidblog provides a safe way for students to publish writing and work online. Teachers moderate all content before it appears on the Internet.

 

Kidblog Privacy Policy
 

 
 

Other Services We Use

Some online services that we use at Vancouver Christian School which do not require parental consent. These services host their data in Canada and do not require us to create an account for your child.

 
 
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Mathletics

All Campuses - Grades 3 and above.

Mathletics is an online math practice system that contains our Provincial Curriculum from Kindergarten through to High School. Students practice hundred of math topics through 10-question increments, games. There is also a "Live Mathletics" section where students race with math problems against other students around the world in real-time.

Mathletics Privacy Policy

 
 
 
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Typing Pal

All Campuses - Grades 3 and above.

Typing Pal offers a personalized approach to learning keyboarding skills. Typing Pal evaluates the user's strengths and weaknesses and then provides personalized exercises accordingly. Dictations, practice texts and stimulating games help to improve typing.

Typing Pal Privacy Policy