District Highlights

District Highlights

#FridayReads: Celebrate Women’s History Month with The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

October 13, 2023 11:57 AM
Garibaldi teacher-librarian Sharmila Miller recommends The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley, highlighting the importance of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). October is  read more

c̓əsqənelə Elementary connects school and community centre with kindness snake

October 10, 2023 11:56 AM
The trail behind c̓əsqənelə Elementary is lined with painted rocks that form a lengthy snake. “It looks like a real snake… that’s made out of rocks,” explained Abigail, a Grade  read more

#FridayReads: Give thanks with Gratitude is my Superpower

October 6, 2023 10:28 AM
Webster’s Corners teacher-librarian Lindsay Lane recommends Gratitude is my Superpower by Alicia Ortego just in time for Thanksgiving. One of my favourite series for teaching a growth mindset is My  read more

Laity View Elementary transforms hallway into gallery to teach about residential schools

September 30, 2023 12:13 PM
Walking down Laity View Elementary’s intermediate classes hallway is a learning experience this Truth and Reconciliation week. The bulletin boards lining the walls on either side are full of art,  read more

#FridayReads: When We Were Alone paves the path for children to learn about residential schools

September 29, 2023 10:47 AM
Aboriginal Education teacher-librarian Alison Garneau recommends When We Were Alone by David A. Robertson and Julie Flett. National Day for Truth and Reconciliation is on September 30th and this is  read more

Alouette Elementary students create artwork for Truth and Reconciliation community event

September 28, 2023 5:07 PM
Sitting on the steps inside Alouette Elementary, Brayden pointed at the middle of his poster. “The kid at the bottom is supposed to be me going to residential school,” the  read more

Maple Ridge students learn how to make meaningful land acknowledgements

September 27, 2023 12:48 PM
Grade 6/7 students at Maple Ridge Elementary learned how to write their own meaningful land acknowledgements as part of Truth and Reconciliation Week. “A land acknowledgement is a recognition of  read more

Tour de Coast makes a stop at Albion Elementary

September 22, 2023 12:25 PM
There was excitement in the air at Albion Elementary on Wednesday morning.  All of the staff and students were outside, standing in front of the school. They held up signs  read more

New mural at Garibaldi Secondary celebrates inclusion

July 6, 2023 11:11 AM
The cafeteria wall at Garibaldi Secondary School (GSS) is getting a makeover, with the painting of a new mural.  It’s a project that has been in the works for the  read more

Thomas Haney Secondary students build augmented reality sandbox

June 29, 2023 8:50 AM
It took the ThunderTech Robotics Team just one week to plan, design and build an augmented reality sandbox. “We’re very proud of this,” said Matvey Okoneshnikov, a Grade 11 student  read more
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