At our September 25th, Curriculum Support Day, we discussed the following document which highlights updates on redesigned curriculum, assessment and communicating student learning: Ministry of Education Update – Presented at Curriculum Support Day September 25, 2017 We also briefly discussed the upcoming Board Strategic Plan Consultations. Here is a report on our last strategic plan […]
The district has been successful in receiving a $219,000 grant this year to purchase school woodwork, metalwork and automotive shops and foods lab equipment at NSS and Lucerne, ranging from table saws and routers, to energy efficient fridges and stoves this year $65,000 of the funding will be spent this summer on a major upgrade […]
While we continue to monitor weather and highway conditions with the heavy snowfall over the past 36 hours, at this point, schools are anticipated to be open, with school busses running. An update will be posted tomorrow (Monday, Feb 6th) no later than 7 am.
It’s been a snowy weekend, and we are closely monitoring the weather and the highways to assess conditions for tomorrow’s first day of the week back to school – Monday, February 6th. We will keep you posted on any bus cancellations or school closures as this latest winter storm tracks through the district. At this […]
Much praise and admiration for the Burton Outdoor Academy Team for their hard work, innovation, and commitment, and to teacher, Dorian Boswell for excellent leadership in fostering students’ entrepreneurship skills! Great Work! Copied directly from news.gov.bc.ca: ‘Igniting entrepreneurial passion. During his grade 11 outdoor education and entrepreneurship program, Cameron Olson redesigned an existing fire-starter prototype […]