District Highlights

District Highlights

Yennadon’s inaugural book swap helps foster a love of reading

March 4, 2020 3:39 PM
Students at Yennadon Elementary had more than 1,500 titles to choose from at the school’s inaugural book swap on February 12. “We came up with the idea for a book swap because it’s tied to our school growth plan of increasing student reading engagement,” explained Caroline Williams, a Grade... read more

Community Inclusion BBQ at Greg Moore Youth Centre on Oct. 9

September 17, 2019 9:37 AM
The Life After School Transition Committee is hosting its annual Community Inclusion BBQ at the Greg Moore Youth Centre on Oct. 9, from 11:30 am to 2 pm.  The event celebrates inclusivity and diverse abilities and contributions of all members of the community. Enjoy free hotdogs, pop, chips, cookies,... read more

#FridayReads: Are You Scared, Darth Vader?

October 18, 2019 9:00 AM
Golden Ears Elementary teacher-librarian Devika Chudy recommends Are You Scared, Darth Vader? “If you’re looking for a book that combines Halloween with Star Wars, this is the book for you,” says Chudy. “Humorous text and fun illustrations create an entertaining story as the narrator tries to frighten Darth Vader.... read more

2019 Leaders of Tomorrow: Addie Nickel, AR

October 15, 2019 9:00 AM
Addie Nickel has excelled as a leader at Alexander Robinson in her Grade 7 year (2018-19).  She is a mature, hard-working, reliable and responsible student. She is kind and helpful and takes the initiative to help out wherever she can. Throughout the year, Addie has participated in and helped to... read more

Yennadon students get safe-cycling lessons

October 16, 2019 12:31 PM
On this bright October morning, an eager group of Grade 6/7 students from Yennadon Elementary is preparing for a neighbourhood bike ride.  It marks the culmination of a five-session Bike to School program taught by certified HUB Cycling instructors.  The program sessions included learning about bicycles and how to... read more

2019 Leaders of Tomorrow: Tye Dosanjh, Alouette

October 1, 2019 9:00 AM
Tye Dosanjh is in his second year of the Wheelhouse Program at Alouette Elementary. If you saw Tye coming down the hall at school, you would not immediately notice him as he rarely draws attention to himself. However, once you make eye contact, he is quick to smile and... read more

#OrangeShirtDay at SD42

September 30, 2019 4:26 PM
Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District No. 42 students and staff honoured and acknowledged residential school survivors and their families with a series of Orange Shirt Day events across the district on September 30. “Thank you to everyone in our schools for recognizing and embracing Orange Shirt Day... read more

Webster’s Corners hosts community open house

September 18, 2019 10:43 AM
Last week, Webster’s Corners Elementary hosted a fun-filled community open house to kick off the 2019-20 school year. The event included a DJ, visit from members of the fire department and a police K-9 unit, and hotdogs and drinks courtesy of the PAC. “We have a very close-knit community... read more

2019 Leaders of Tomorrow: Maialee Decker, Alouette Elementary

September 24, 2019 9:00 AM
Maialee Decker has been a student at Alouette Elementary for the past year and a half and has made a strong impression on the students and staff at the school.  Her kind nature and mature attitude are natural components of her leadership skills, but it is her passion about... read more

Ridge Meadows Youth Impact Summit 2019

July 4, 2019 9:57 AM
Ready to make a positive difference in your community and the world? If you are a grade 9-12 student in Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows, you can apply for the Ridge Meadows Youth Impact Summit (RMYIS), which takes place from October 4-6, 2019. At the all-expenses-paid weekend retreat, students... read more
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