Author: <span>Communications</span>

Board sworn in

There was music, cake and an audience on hand for the swearing in of the new Board of Education of School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) on Monday, Nov. 7 at the District Education Support Centre (DESC). Individually, each of the five trustees took the Oath of Office presided by …

Take Your Kid to Work

Hundreds of Grade 9 students from SD83 will be checking out careers in the local work force on Wednesday as they take part in a career exploration event – the national Take Our Kids to Work Day! For example, SAS Jackson’s career coordinator Greg Seed said from his school alone …

Student writes book

Since an early age, Grade 12 student Jamie Bentley has been passionate about animals and the environment. “I’ve always loved animals and even when I was little I raised money for things like the SPCA and Earth Rangers,” she comments. This love led to rescuing animals and bringing them home. …