Board meeting on Wednesday

Just a reminder that the regular meeting of the School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) Board of Education will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. at the District Education Support Centre (DESC). It will also be livestreamed. This meeting is open to the public with safety protocols in …

One bus cancelled

Just a heads up. Unfortunately a problem with the chains on the Monkey Bus (Gleneden area) has led to the cancellation of the morning elementary run. Another bus is going to start picking up the high school portion. Affected families have been contacted. Buses will be running as per usual …

Board holds elections

Amanda Krebs was returned as chairperson and Tennile Lachmuth as vice-chairperson when trustees held their annual Board elections on Thursday, November 12 at the District Education Support Centre (DESC). Marty Gibbons will be the B.C. School Trustees’ Association (BCSTA) rep and Lachmuth will be the alternate. Quentin Bruns will be …

Remembrance Day wreaths

To recognize the sacrifices and achievements of those who have served and continue to serve, and to raise awareness about the efforts of Indigenous veterans, Shuswap Middle School’s Indigenous Education Workers Kaeli Hawrys and Theresa Johnson visited each class at the school to do Remembrance Day activities. Each student made …

Special meeting and consultation today

Just a reminder the Board of Education of School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) is holding its annual Board elections and a public consultation session on the long range facilities plan today. Trustees will be holding elections at a special meeting of the Board on Thursday, November 12 at 3 …

One bus not running today

The morning route for the Kangaroo Bus (Mable Lake area east of Enderby) has had to be cancelled this morning as the bus is stuck behind an accident and will be there for quite some time. Parents and students along this route are currently being notified.