Eight students were among those charged for possessing marijuana and viewing pornography.
The students were caught in an empty house near their school.
A police statement said officers conducted a three-day ‘Operation Black Ice’ and arrested a total of 35 people.
The accused will appear in court on 5 December.
The operation was focused on eradicating marijuana and a total of 29 searches were conducted, including a vessel.
Thirteen young people were arrested at another empty house near Karri Shopping and Freswota 6 Hill for marijuana possession.
More than 100 marijuana plants were destroyed in five different areas and three areas referred to as marijuana hotspots- Holen, Freswota and Teouma.
In each targeted sites, police conducted a search, issued charges, arrest and also conducted awareness on the law of marijuana in Vanuatu and dangers of smoking the drug.