Parkcrest Updates

New Bus Stop for Parkcrest Students 

Here is what you need to know about the new bus stop and the bus schedule for Parkcrest Elementary students as they head to George Hilliard Elementary on Monday, Sept. 16. 

Parkcrest Elementary Students’ Return to School at George Hilliard Elementary

Here is the schedule for the return to school for Parkcrest Elementary students as they return to class at George Hilliard Elementary, at 985 Holt, beginning Monday, Sept. 16, 2016.

Return to School Schedule

Monday, Sept. 16 

10:30 – 12 noon

Tuesday, Sept. 17

8:30 – 12 noon

Wednesday Sept 18

Regular school schedule resumes

Parkcrest (George Hilliard Elementary) - Regular School Schedule 

Beginning Wednesday, September 18, 2019


Bell Schedule

8:20 am

Warning Bell

8:30 am

School in Session

10:20 am


10:35 am

Morning Classes Resume

11:50 am

Lunch – students will eat lunch before going outside

12:10 pm

Outside Bell

12:45 pm

Warning Bell for Students to Return to Class

12:50 pm

Afternoon Classes Resume

2:30 pm


Bus Information

With the relocation of Parkcrest students and staff to George Hilliard Elementary, there may be a change for some students who may need to take the bus. Busing requirements are being assessed, and this  information will be posted here on Wednesday, Sept. 11. 


Parkcrest Parents’ Information Session

Henry Grube Centre

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

7 pm

  • Parkcrest Principal Catherine Gorman
  • Jocelyn Campbell, the SD73 Mental Health Clinician
  • A representative from Child and Youth Mental Health
  • School and Family Consultants

Following the presentation, parents will have an opportunity to speak privately with school and family consultants as well as representatives from Child and Youth Mental Health.

Information about the Parkcrest Recovery Plan

Parkcrest School Students and Staff Moving into George Hilliard Elementary

What questions do you have? Please email

We will compile your questions and provide answers in this space, so check back for updates. 

Other Resource Lists for Parkcrest Elementary 

The CFJC list of resources for Parkcrest

The Kamloops This Week list of resources for Parkcrest

School District No. 73 has setup a special purpose account for Parkcrest Elementary School donations. Charitable donation receipts will be issued for all donations over $25.00

100 per cent of your donation will go towards the students and resources for the new Parkcrest Elementary School.

We can accept cash, cheque and credit card donations. If you wish to donate using your credit card, please fill out the form here.

If you would like to mail or bring in a donation to the School Board Office,

Attention: Trina Cassidy, Director of Finance

Kamloops-Thompson School District No. 73

1389 9 Ave, Kamloops, BC V2C 3X7


Thank you very much for thinking of the students, staff and parents.

For more information, contact Trina Cassidy 250.374.0679 or

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