Join the conversation #SD42


Maple Ridge launches ‘Strong Kids Team’

December 9, 2015
The Maple Ridge Resilience Initiative Strong Kids Team was formed to ensure that children and youth in our community have the best environment to grow up and thrive in. The team is inviting the community to participate in two surveys that will provide the foundation for a community forum... read more

Project HELLO Christmas cards connect lonely Vancouver residents with lost loved ones

December 4, 2015
CBC News The Christmas season is often about spending time with family and loved ones, but that can be a difficult task for some residents of Vancouver’s impoverished Downtown Eastside. “I’m missing home. I haven’t, in two years, spent Christmas with anybody,” says Janet Brown. “I’ve been by myself.... read more

Eric Langton meal program gets boost from Maple Ridge Community Foundation Grant

November 25, 2015
Eric Langton Elementary has received a generous $2,750 grant from the Maple Ridge Community Foundation to support the school’s meal program. The program feeds hungry children a nutritious breakfast and lunch, and also provides access to recess snacks as needed. “We are thrilled that the Maple Ridge Community Foundation... read more

Local students ‘desk-pedalling’ their way to better learning

November 12, 2015
By Mike Lloyd and Martin CacMahon – News 1130 It’s now fairly well-established that kids learn better when they are active, but how do you let them move while keeping down the chaos in the classroom? One local school is letting students pedal their way through their learning day... read more

Energy upgrades for three schools

November 10, 2015
By Maple Ridge News Energy efficiency is the theme as three schools in the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows School District received a combined $846,000 in funding for capital projects. Westview secondary is planning a $414,000 mechanical upgrade. Forty-six rooftop heat pumps with gas-fired backup heating will be installed. The project... read more
Our vision
Our vision is for every individual to feel valued and for all learners to reach their potential.
Our mission
Our mission is to support all individuals in their development as successful learners, and as respectful, caring and responsible members of society.