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2019 District Highlights

2019 Leaders of Tomorrow: Jordan Steeves, Edith McDermott

December 10, 2019
Jordan, a Grade 7 student at Edith McDermott Elementary during the 2018/19 school year, is quiet and unassuming and yet reliably gets things done without a lot of fanfare. He is a true leader who doesn’t care for the spotlight but always gets involved and is quick to help.... read more

c̓əsqənelə elementary students embrace 14 Days of Kindness Challenge

December 9, 2019
Students at c̓əsqənelə elementary are spreading extra kindness during the holidays. During December, the new Albion-area school has invited students to participate in its inaugural 14 Days of Kindness Challenge. “The purpose of the challenge is to encourage our students to become kind and thoughtful community members,” explained principal Jon Wheatley. ... read more

SD42 students connect with their ancestry and each other at Ignite camp

December 4, 2019
Nearly 100 Grade 6 students with Indigenous ancestry gathered at Westview Secondary last month to participate in Ignite, a two-day camp that focuses on cultural activities and making connections. “Ignite allows students from across our school district connect with their ancestry and with each other,” said Kirsten Urdahl-Serr, acting... read more

2019 Leaders of Tomorrow: Jaida Ellis, Edith McDermott

December 3, 2019
Jaida is one of the most motivated and involved Grade 7 students you will have the pleasure of knowing. read more

SD42 students get inspired at WE Day Vancouver

December 2, 2019
A group of 21 students from Hammond Elementary were among the 20,000 change-makers in attendance for the high-energy WE Day Vancouver at Rogers Arena on November 19. WE Day events are held worldwide to celebrate “young people and educators who have made a difference” and inspire and empower youth... read more
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