Meeting for 2021 trip to Ecuador

Students in grades 9-12 interested in taking part in the service learning trip with Me to We are invited to an information meeting on Thursday, March 11 at 6 p.m. at South Broadview Elementary Library. At the Feb. 11 meeting it was determined the trip for 2021 would be going …

Consultation meeting and two surveys

School District No. 83 students, staff, parents, and community members have been participating in consultation sessions around the school district. There is one more public session scheduled, which will focus on the North Shuswap, Sorrento and Carlin areas, on March 11 at 6 p.m. at Sorrento Elementary School. Information and …

Coronavirus update

SD83 would like to share the latest update from the Government of B.C. on COVID-19. Update March 6, 2020  B.C. announces its BC Pandemic Coordination Plan in response to COVID-19, a worldwide public health outbreak. There have been 21 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in B.C., four people have recovered, one …

Shuswap Youth Launch

Inspiring speakers and interactive activities are on tap for local youth during Shuswap Youth Launch, which is an empowerment day designed for youth aged 14 to 17 (Grade 9 – 11) from throughout the Shuswap area on Thursday, April 16. The event will be held at the Salmar Classic Theatre …

Wrestlers capture medals

Perhaps one of the lesser known, but much enjoyed by the participants, extra-curricular sports offered at some SD83 schools is wrestling. Our district is now also home to a student who is a B.C. Secondary School Wrestling Champion! This past wrestling season, which runs from the end of October until …

Energy Map at Len Wood

Thanks to a gym-sized map from Canadian Geographic, students at Len Wood Middle had the opportunity to learn about the topical subject of energy production and transmission. The giant floor map is produced by Canadian Geographic and was at the school for February 10 and 11 before moving on to …