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Posted On Friday, June 24, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
We celebrated National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21 with the launch of a music video by the District Aboriginal Student Leadership Council. We also held our first district-wide Aboriginal Youth Wellness Conference Yecwestsu´t-ca - ‘To Care for One’s Self’ .
Westsyde Elementary School
Principal Don Poelzer started our tour in Ms. Britt Boulter’s grade 2-3 class where students worked on reading familiar...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 21, 2022

N'we JinanMembers of the District Aboriginal Student Leadership Council have created their own utopia just in time for National Indigenous Peoples’ Day.
The group of ten students recently wrote, recorded, and produced their own music video through Mobile Production Studio’s N’we Jinan , an organization that develops, implements, and executes artistic and educational programming in First Nations communities and schools.
N’we Jinan music producer Milan Andre...

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Posted On Monday, June 20, 2022

NM_Girl_at_computer The Kamloops-Thompson School District has been successful in their bid to become a provincial Online Learning School (POLS).
The Ministry of Education and Child Care continues to grow and change to support student success by introducing a new, modern approach to K to 12 online learning. In 2022/23, Provincial Online Learning Schools (POLS) will serve as centres of excellence, providing high quality online learning to students throughout British Columbia.
“In December...

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Posted On Monday, June 20, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
Congratulations to all staff who were recognized for giving 5 through to 40 years of service at the District Employee Recognition Reception on June 16, 2022.  Thank you for making a positive difference in the lives of students, families, and staff.
Summit Elementary School
Principal Justin deVries and I started in kindergarten, where students were making paper doll houses and digging up plastic bones. Next, we met grade 1 students...

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Posted On Friday, June 17, 2022

Board Notes June 13, 2022From the regular meeting of the Board of Education. All about ISP Report, Graduation Requirements, and PAC Gaming Funds. Read Board Notes here .

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