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Posted On Friday, September 24, 2021

Moon and Stars Dear Parents and Caregivers:
It’s hard to believe that it’s almost the end of September. Students and staff are preparing for the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation (September 30). Barb Hamblett, principal of Valleyview Secondary, recounted how they are furthering Truth and Reconciliation in her school.
Truth and Reconciliation in Valleyview Secondary
Principal Hamblett explained, “We have a committee called Téxemnem-kt meaning...

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Posted On Monday, September 20, 2021

Board Notes Sept. 13, 2021From the regular meeting of the Board of Education. All about in-school vaccination clinics, more FTE teaching staff for elementary, and audited financial statements. Read Board Notes here .

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Posted On Friday, September 17, 2021

Clearwater Secondary Dear Parents and Caregivers:
Last week, we appreciated seeing new and old friends and being back into a routine. While it will take time to settle, it is always helpful to remind ourselves of why we do this work. Each week, I look forward to sharing inspiring stories from our schools.
Clearwater Secondary
This week, I spoke with Darren Coates, principal of Clearwater Secondary School, and he shared how “one of the biggest changes this year compared to last...

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Posted On Friday, September 17, 2021

Street Smart Safety Tips The Kamloops RCMP, along with School District 73, have some street smart safety tips for parents and guardians to discuss with their children.  Reviewing safety tips with youngsters is always a good conversation to have whether children are on their way to school, home, or the park, street proofing tips can help prepare youth for how to recognize and respond to suspicious activity.
Below are some tips to help families discuss street proofing:
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Posted On Friday, September 10, 2021

Back to School StoriesDear Parents and Caregivers:
This has been an exciting week of greeting our students, staff, parents, and caregivers. The positive energy was evident as we entered into a “near normal” school and work day.  We are continuing to share responsibility for working together as partners in taking safety precautions (daily checklist, stay home when sick, wash hands, cover mouth, wear a mask) while we return to usual school programming and activities.
WHAT WE...

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