Be In the Know

Curriculum and grad path discussions continue! The Be In the Know curriculum and graduation discussion sessions for parents kicked off in the Armstrong area (held at Len Wood Middle School) on April 4 with over 100 people in attendance! Led by the District’s Curriculum Team, the second session is tonight …

Math Challenge

Five Shuswap Middle School Grade 8 Math Students were joined by some of BC’s top young mathematicians at the Math Challengers Provincial Finals on Saturday, April 6 at the University of British Columbia. The team, made up of Eli Decker, Frankie Ayotte, Marissa Dollack, Micah Knutson and Devyn Hughes, won …

Off to Skills BC

A team of students from SD83 is off to the provincial Skills Canada finals! This event will be held on April 17 at the Tradex in Abbotsford. More than 600 competitors will compete in 58 competition areas in fields as diverse as aerospace, automotives, 3D animation, baking, welding, robotics, and …

Strategy and fun!

Students tested their strategies and maneuvers during the grade 3-5 chess tournament at South Broadview on March 13. A group of 76 students from five elementary schools in SD83 participated. Students from South Broadview, Highland Park, Armstrong Elementary, South Canoe, and Hillcrest have participated in school chess clubs and have …

Off to Kindergarten?

Do you have, or know of a child headed to kindergarten in September? WELCOME! Kindergarten registration for September 2019 is open! If you have not already done so, please go to your neighbourhood school and register your child. We have some information which may be useful: Unsure of which school …

Enjoy your break!

It looks like the weather is taking a turn for the better just in time! Have a wonderful Spring Vacation! The final day of school before Spring Vacation is Friday, March 15. Spring Vacation is for two weeks and runs from March 18-29. Welcome back to school on Monday, April …