2016 Announcements

Fentanyl Forum for parents and youth: October 5 at Westview Secondary

September 27, 2016
In response to a province-wide health crisis, a community ‘Fentanyl Forum’ will be hosted at Westview Secondary School (20905 Wicklund Ave.) on Wednesday, October 5. The forum will run from 7:00 to 8:30 pm with doors opening at 6:30 pm. The forum will be held in the Multipurpose Room.... read more

Letter from superintendent: new curriculum implementation

September 23, 2016
Dear Parents and Guardians: Monday, September 26, is the first of two provincially mandated K-9 curriculum implementation days. During periods of curricular change such as we are currently experiencing in our province, this time, which is devoted to adult professional learning, is of great importance to all instructional staff.... read more

School anti-bullying policies enhanced to support and respect diversity

September 8, 2016
B.C.’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer students will now see themselves together with other groups reflected in anti-bullying policies in school districts and independent schools throughout the province. Education Minister Mike Bernier announced today that explicit references to sexual orientation and gender identity are being added to the... read more

Student transportation fees waived for eligible riders, courtesy rider policy reinstated

August 10, 2016
On August 10, 2016, the Minister of Education announced the new Student Transportation Fund. School districts can apply for the funding to help parents with transportation costs and services. School districts that currently charge a transportation fee for eligible riders must eliminate those fees to be eligible for the... read more

Graduation and provincial assessment changes announced

May 26, 2016
On Thursday, May 26, 2016, Minister Mike Bernier announced updates to the graduation program and provincial assessment. These updates will be implemented province-wide between 2016 and 2018. read more
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