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School board superintendent set to retire

October 13, 2020
By Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows News  After six years with the Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows School District, Superintendent Sylvia Russell announced she will retire by Jan. 31, 2021. The Board of Education has engaged executive search firm Boyden and will immediately begin the process of selecting a new superintendent,... read more

Maple Ridge student receives education award from provincial credit union

October 12, 2020
A student from Maple Ridge who has overcome adversity to excel at school has been awarded a scholarship from Coast Capital Savings. Paige Lohnes of Maple Ridge has been awarded a Standing Tall Award, given to 61 youth across the province who defied the odds to not only excel,... read more

Environmental School pulls invasive plants in Maple Ridge park

October 9, 2020
The Green Team environmental charity was in Maple Ridge on Wednesday, partnering with the students of the Maple Ridge Environmental School to remove invasive plants from Reg Franklin Park. They also worked with the Alouette River Management Society (ARMS) to help improve a tributary of their namesake river. “It’s... read more

Students Zoom into Orange Shirt Day

October 6, 2020
By Neil Corbett, Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows News Kids in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows schooled donned orange shirts and sweaters for a day to stand with survivors of the residential school system. Children learned about Phyllis Webstad and how her orange shirt was removed when she went... read more

Grad cheer planned for Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

June 16, 2020
By Colleen Flanagan, Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows News   School District 42 will be holding a community cheer for all grads. On June 20 at 20:20, or 8:20 p.m., and school district superintendents Ken Cober and Jovo Bikic are asking everyone in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows to grab their... read more
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