ESQ Queer Variety Show
Thursday, June 22 the music program and GSA will be hosting a variety show that highlights queer history, stories, artists, and experiences. We are looking for musicians, dancers, artists, poets, and... Read more
Esquimalt Musical Theatre presents The Addams Family!
You’re invited to Esquimalt Musical Theatre’s production of The Addams Family! This comedic show explores themes of identity, family and love as the Addams Family tries to impress Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend... Read more
Upcoming ESQ Improv Events
April 14: TGIF Improv: Scenes from a Fishbowl 7:00-9:00 May 12: The Last of Us Improvisers: An ImprovApocalypse Long Form Show 7:00-9:30 June 2: TGIF Improv: Grad Tribute show... Read more
ESQ Robotics Competes!
Our robotics team - Esquimalt Atom Smashers - are competing in the Canadian Pacific Regionals today and tomorrow. The team in true Esquimalt fashion has already stepped out to help... Read more
Esquimalt High Rugby Academy
The Esquimalt High School Rugby Academy focusses on high caliber athletic participation, academic excellence and character development. The Academy provides a quality program that develops all athletes both physically and... Read more
Gingerbread Houses to Support Santa’s Anonymous SOLD OUT!
The Esquimalt High Culinary Program has now sold out of Gingerbread House Kits to support CFAX Santa’s Anonymous. Thank you all for your support!... Read more
Child Care Studio and Volleyball Court Community Consultation
In 2018, the Greater Victoria School District (GVSD) applied to the Ministry of Children and Family Development to create new child care spaces on a number of Greater Victoria School... Read more
TGIF Improv Murder Mystery Show
TGIF Improv presents: With No Remorse: An Improvised Murder Mystery Detectives Wanted! Join us this Friday at 7:00pm, November 4th in our school's theatre to solve your very own improvised crime. Admission,... Read more
Esquimalt Ink is BACK!
After many years Esquimalt High School's newspaper, Esquimalt Ink is BACK! Get your Hallowe'en edition today at lunch in the main hallway by the gym! Limited copies available! Or download a... Read more
Online booking for Parent-Teacher interviews opens Wednesday, October 12th at 3 pm. Interviews will be on Wednesday October 19th... Read more
Esquimalt Music Parents’ Association AGM, Sept. 26th
All parents of students who are involved in music at Esquimalt High School are welcome to attend the EMPA Esquimalt Music Parents Association Annual General Meeting on September 26, 2022.... Read more
Revised Schedule Today!
Block A 8:50 – 9:38 Block B 9:41 – 10:29 BREAK 10:29 – 10:47 Block C 10:50 – 11:38 Block D 11:41 – 12:29... Read more
Visual Arts Exhibition, May 26 & 27
The 2021-2022 Visual Arts Exhibition Esquimalt High School's annual Art Show is back, May 26th, 4:00-7:00 pm & May 27th, 3:00-7:00 pm. The show features various works in painting, drawing,... Read more
COVID-19 News & Resources
UPDATED: Esquimalt High School Enhanced Safety Protocols April 1, 2022 Read the updated plan and rules here. Daily at home health check All students and staff should complete a daily health check. If... Read more
READ the LATEST Esquimalt Ink!
Love Week! Black History Month! Groundhog Day 2023! Great games and an easy and delicious cookie recipe! Catch up on the best of the last month at ESQ! Read Esquimalt High School's... Read more
Return to regular daily schedule
Influential Black Women of Canada during Black History Month
Esquimalt High School's Social Justice 12 class launched an awareness campaign about Influential Black Women of Canada during Black History Month last year. As part of the campaign student Gabriella... Read more
REVISED Daily Schedule Semester 2
Our schedule for classes in the second semester, starting January 31st, has been revised. REVISED Daily Schedule for Semester 2 startup (at least until February 16th, 2022): [table id=63 /]... Read more
4C Challenge Program Info Meeting
The Greater Victoria School District Challenge Program at Esquimalt High School serves the unique needs of gifted, creative, and talented learners. Students who see the world in unique ways and have... Read more
Docker Wear For Sale!
Docker Wear will be on sale from Nov 1-5, 2021. How to Order: Order online by credit card or complete the order form and return it with cash or cheque payment to... Read more
Watch ESQ’s Grad Video!
Watch ESQ’s Awards Video 2020-21
Esquimalt High School Grad 2021 LIVESTREAM
Drive-through Grad and Car Rally
Saturday June 19 2021, 1pm-3:30pm Esquimalt High School will host its second COVID-safe graduation ceremony! Here are the details: Car Rally: Students will meet in parking lots in groups of <50 ... Read more
2021 Athletic Awards Video Online
This year’s athletics awards pays tribute to our current group of outstanding student-athletes.... Read more
Take the ESQ Reading Survey & Enter to Win!
ESQ’s Musical: “The Theory of Relativity” May 28, 29 & June 3, 4, 5 7:00pm
The Esquimalt High Musical Theatre program is excited to present "The Theory of Relativity" on May 28, 29 and June 3, 4, 5 all at 7:00pm (PST). This show presents... Read more
ESCAPE Virtual Music Concert Fundraiser – Saturday, April 3rd, 7:30 pm
Go to http://bit.ly/ESCAPEvirtualconcert to join the event!... Read more
Esquimalt Leadership students believe that a school mascot would help bring our community even closer together. An overwhelming majority of students who answered our survey agreed - we want a new... Read more
Sustainabililty at ESQ
The school board is looking for your input regarding sustainability at ESQ! Tell the school district what's important to you. ... Read more
Bottle Drive Wed. Feb. 17th
Esquimalt High School Grad Class of 2021 is holding a bottle drive all day on Wednesday, February 17th from 8:30 am until 6:00 pm. Bring bottles and cans to the main... Read more
ESCAPE Beach Cleanup
Dr. Shimi Kang presents “How to Raise Healthy, Happy and Self-Motivated Kids”
Dr. Shimi Kang presents "Mental Health and the Teenage Brain" presented for Esquimalt families on February 2nd from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. A meeting link will be sent by email... Read more
4C Challenge Parent Information Night
Esquimalt High School 4C Challenge Program is hosting an Information Night, this Thursday, January 14th, 7:00 pm Find out about the application process and the program. Jamie Burren is inviting you... Read more
Winter Snapshot Virtual Concert!
Join us for an evening of sharing from the comfort of your own home! Hosted LIVE from the Music Room! Click here to join the Zoom event. Esquimalt High School's Winter Snapshot... Read more
Pick Me Up Pouches
Pick Me Up Pouches are holiday stress relief packages. Get yours now or buy one for a friend or family member! For $2.00 you get hot chocolate, snacks, self-affirmations, a... Read more
Gingerbread House Kits SOLD OUT!
We have now sold a record number of Gingerbread House Kits to support CFAX Santa’s Anonymous! Thank you for your support! Chef Aris and the students in Esquimalt High School's Culinary... Read more
Human Rights Day
Grad Wear On Sale NOW!
Back to School News
Read the School District 61's FAQ Sheet answering families' questions about returning to school and the safety measures in place as we return to school this year. And in case you missed... Read more
Congratulations Award Winners!
Usually we recognize the achievements of our students during an evening celebration in June. This year we are unable to celebrate together, but we still wish to recognize the amazing... Read more
Grad 2020 Car Parade
Esquimalt High School's graduating class of 2020 will be celebrated at 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 20th with a parade of cars throughout the Township of Esquimalt. For specific instructions, times,... Read more
ESQ Staff Dance Extravaganza!
Esquimalt Staff Pull Off Epic Virtual Dance Party (VictoriaBuzz: Monday, March 30th, 2020) [embed]https://youtu.be/UtW9WvCZt64[/embed] Watch ESQ Staff Coincidance... Read more
PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES March 5th
February is Black History Month
4C Challenge Information Night Rescheduled
Due to adverse weather conditions we unfortunately must postpone our Challenge Information Night that was scheduled for this evening. After discussions between Esquimalt and Mount Doug, we are happy to... Read more
Docker Wear Now On Sale!
Movie Night – Nov 8th!
The Esquimalt Musical Theatre Program is hosting a movie night on Friday, November 8th. We will be screening "The Nightmare Before Christmas" in the Esquimalt High Theatre. Doors open at... Read more
Murder Mystery Improv
Esquimalt Acting Troupe presents our annual Murder Mystery Improv show. Unscripted mystery theatre where even the actors don't know who dunnit! ... Read more