The Hornby Island Educational Society (HIES) is a non-profit organization with charitable tax status whose current mandate is to support life-long learning for all community members and encourage individual and community capacity building. The Society was created in 1980 to…

School Renewal Fund

On August 26th, 2018, our beloved Hornby Island School burned down, and we have a lot of work to do. HIES, in support of School District 71 and the Hornby Island Community, has now opened a “School Renewal Fund” for…


Toddler Program The Toddler Drop in Program is a drop in service for toddlers under 2½ yrs old and their parents. Children and their caregivers can meet in a fun, safe, nurturing and developmentally appropriate environment. There is an adult…

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School Renewal Fund

The Hornby Island School burned down on August 26th, 2018. Please consider a donation to our “School Renewal Fund” as the community and School District 71 rally to rebuild the school and continue our educational programs on Hornby Island.

Food Bank

Food Bank Giveaways take place each Mon, Wed and Fri at the lunches at the Ballpark. Drop by, have a tasty meal and check in with the cooks about the Giveaways and Take Home programs.

Hornby School Kids enter the CBC Music Contest

Check out the cool video that the Hornby Kids created to show Canada their talent and exuberance. Hornby School Kids enter the CBC Music Contest

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K-7 Programs Gallery

Gallery of photos from our Arts and Science afternoon programming for students. Many community members have volunteered to share their skills with students over the years.

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