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Posted On Friday, September 13, 2019

Flower and Heart TributeFrom the regular meeting of the Board of Education. Trustees allocated $70,000 from the district business company, Global Education, to replace classroom and school supplies at Parkcrest Elementary lost in last Thursday’s fire. This and more from Monday's meeting. Read Board Notes here . 

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Posted On Thursday, September 05, 2019

District Superintendent of Schools Alison Sidow and district administrative staff have contacted staff and parents to let them know Parkcrest Elementary School has been extensively damaged due to a fire during the late afternoon of September 5. 
Until further notice, Parkcrest Elementary School will not be open to students. Families are asked to make alternate arrangements for the supervision of their children beginning Friday September 6, and for the following week,...

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Posted On Friday, May 17, 2019

jumping jack crop Residents of Kamloops are invited to participate in ParticipACTION’s “Community Better” challenge—a national competition where communities will compete for a $150,000 prize.
The challenge, which kicks off May 31 and runs until June 16, encourages communities across Canada to connect with friends and neighbours and build social bonds while participating in physical activity.
With support from the City of Kamloops, School District No. 73 (SD73),...

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Posted On Wednesday, May 01, 2019

2019BoardOfEducation_web_crop EDUCATION TOPIC
Place-Based Learning – Supporting Aboriginal Ways of Knowing/Doing BC’s redesigned curriculum provides teachers with great flexibility in creating learning environments that are relevant, engaging, and not necessarily classroom-based. Sally Zryd , Principal, and Dave Conroy , Vice-Principal at Aberdeen Elementary introduced teachers Sarah Kruisselbrink, Stacey Kaczur and Shelley Marsh who presented several place-based learning opportunities...

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Posted On Thursday, April 11, 2019

Sims and Jasbir Consent Agenda
Finance and Planning Committee Highlights
Aboriginal Education Highlights
BC Heritage Fair’s Letter
EDUCATION TOPIC
School Garden and Outdoor Education at Raft River Elizabeth Shook presented the vision of Raft River Elementary teachers for outdoor learning. Outdoor projects, which include a garden, help students develop a deeper connection to the curriculum by enriching and enhancing student learning and engagement. ...

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