Superintendent’s Update

Posted On Friday, May 27, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
Thank you for honouring the anniversary of the discovery of Le Estcwicwéy? (the missing) at the Kamloops Indian Residential School. Our hearts go out to every person who is impacted.
Marion Schilling Elementary School
Vice Chair Wade, Principal Piggin, Vice Principal Chernoff, and I enjoyed seeing the buddy reading and “roll and read” game in Mrs. Patton’s class. As we walked to the next classroom, a beautiful...

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Posted On Friday, May 20, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
As we continue to learn together, May brings with it the joys of barbeques, luncheons, workshops, musicals, and a long weekend.
Arthur Stevenson Elementary School
Principal Steptoe, Board Chair Grieve, and I met staff and students who warmly welcomed us. Kindergarten students used microphones to announce number sentences shown on an abacus while others wrote sentences on a white board in a neighbouring classroom.  Grade two students...

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Posted On Friday, May 13, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
Thank you to students, parents, staff, and community partners for seeking opportunities to learn together and to highlight the gifts and talents of those in our district community.
Westsyde Secondary School
Principal Preymak, Board Chair Grieve, and I learned from Ms. McVittie’s grade 9 English students who shared slam poetry, Ms. Hallstrom’s math class who engaged in collaborative problem solving, Ms. Richards’ students...

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Posted On Monday, May 09, 2022

NM_Moon_StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
May brings opportunities to celebrate students and to commemorate special days that invite us to stand together against atrocities of the past and to build hope for a better future.
Westmount Elementary School
As Principal Lloyd and I walked through the school, students and teachers were deeply engaged in literacy, numeracy, fine arts, robotics, and physical education activities. Kindergarten students shared, “We are waiting for...

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Posted On Friday, April 29, 2022

Moon and Stars Dear Parents and Caregivers:
As we come to the end of April, it is timely to honour and celebrate accomplishments and to consider how we can continue to work and learn together safely and joyously.
National Day of Mourning
On April 28, we lowered our flags to half-mast to honour those workers who lost their lives in workplace incidents. We continue to advocate for health and safety measures designed to prevent workplace harm, injuries, and tragedies.
Employees’...

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