District Highlights

District Highlights

New SRT hockey academy strives for student success on the ice and in the classroom

November 23, 2017 2:35 PM
Hitting the books is just as important as hitting the ice at the new hockey academy at Samuel Robertson Technical. The Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District teamed up with Pacific Rim Hockey Academy to offer this specialized program that balances educational requirements with the development of hockey... read more

Holiday concert and craft fair season kicks off in Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows schools

November 22, 2017 1:52 PM
Elementary and secondary schools across the Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District are hosting a variety of holiday-themed concerts, plays and winter fairs this month and throughout December. Here’s a list of some upcoming events to kick off the festive season.  *Please note: This is not a complete... read more

Davie Jones student wins $1,000 scholarship

November 16, 2017 9:04 AM
Davie Jones Elementary student Elizabeth Florence has won a $1,000 scholarship from HSBC Bank Canada and the Breakfast Club of Canada.  The HSBC Future Leaders program recognizes inspiring students who are making a difference in their school and/or community. read more

Webster’s Corners students host Veterans Tea

November 9, 2017 8:12 AM
Students and staff at Webster’s Corners Elementary hosted a Veterans Tea event inside the school library on November 7. Classes from kindergarten to Grade 7 performed songs, recited poetry and gave thanks to the group of local veterans. After each presentation, students lined up to shake hands with their... read more

‘We Are All Different – And That’s Awesome!’

November 1, 2017 12:20 PM
Watch elementary student Cole Blakeway share a powerful message about friendship at TEDxWestVanED:   read more

SD42 student wins bronze at national skills competition

June 13, 2017 8:54 AM
SRT’s Courtney Edwards earned a podium spot at the national skills competition in Winnipeg.    Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District (SD42) student Courtney Edwards cut and styled her way to a bronze medal at the Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) in Winnipeg earlier this month. Edwards, who’s... read more

SD42’s Cole Blakeway will speak at TEDxWestVancouverED

June 23, 2017 1:41 PM
Pictured above: Cole Blakeway with his friend Steven. “Who’s the person who always makes you smile? For me, it’s my friend Steven.” That’s how Cole Blakeway opened his heartfelt talk on friendship that earned him a tie for first place in his grade at the annual Maple Ridge –... read more

Thanks For Giving campaign takes place Oct. 5

October 3, 2017 4:25 PM
Global BC’s fifth annual Thanks For Giving campaign in support of Food Banks BC takes place Thursday, October 5, 2017. To make food or cash donations in Maple Ridge, go to the 22700-block of 119th Avenue (across from the bowling alley) from 7 am to 7 pm. Global News... read more

#YourPathSD42: Carpentry Level 1

March 30, 2017 9:00 AM
Did you know that Red Seal carpenters can earn up to $35 per hour or more? Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District (SD42)’s Carpentry Level 1 provides students with the foundational skills and knowledge to start building a career as a carpenter right after they graduate from high... read more

#YourPathSD42: Electrician Level 1 Apprenticeship

February 23, 2017 12:59 PM
Did you know Red Seal electricians can earn $60,000 or more a year? You can explore this career path by taking the Electrician Level 1 Apprenticeship program offered by the Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District (SD42). The popular program of choice, which is a partnership between the... read more
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