Awards, friends and good deeds!

The benefits of intergenerational activities, two awards, a tree which represents all the students in a school, and kids doing good deeds are some of the stories you can read about in SD83’s latest newsletter. In our December e-newsletter read about the grants which helped some of our students receive …

Board meeting synopsis

The Board of School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) held its first regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. at the District Education Support Centre (DESC). The Chair of the Board is Marianne VanBuskirk  and Vice-Chair is Quentin Bruns. Committees were determined, a field trip and policy initiation …

Upcoming meeting

The first regular meeting of The Board of Education School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at the District Education Support Centre (DESC) in Salmon Arm. At the inaugural meeting last week Marianne VanBuskirk was elected chair and Quentin Bruns vice-chair. …

Congratulations!

The Board of Education of School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) was sworn in at an inaugural ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 15 at the District Education Support Centre (DESC) in Salmon Arm with Judge Edmond deWalle overseeing the Oath of Office. Seen (above from left) are interim Secretary-Treasurer Bruce Hunt, …

Goal setting conferences

SD83 parents and their children are being called to come talk to their teacher . . . and it’s a good thing! Assistant Superintendent Carl Cooper explains with the province-wide move to new curriculum, SD83 has been working hard to also update assessment and reporting practices and make them as …

Inaugural meeting of new board

The inaugural meeting of the newly elected trustees who will form The Board of Education of School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) is set for Thursday, Nov. 15 at 6 p.m. at the District Education Support Centre (DESC) in Salmon Arm. Trustees will be sworn in by Judge Ed de …