South Canoe requests PAC

Under the School Act, a new school, or in South Canoe’s case a re-opened school, must request Board approval to form a parent advisory council. At Tuesday’s  School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) Board of Education meeting a group of parents, along with Principal Isabelle Gervais, presented a letter to …

New students register

  Welcome to all the new students who registered for school in School District No. 83 on August 28. Registration was as expected in most areas, but some schools have had more than anticipated registration, which may mean that new classes need to be added. “This is a good problem …

Math games

Over 50 local teachers are busy rolling dice and using cards at the District Education Support Centre on Thursday learning new math games designed to help students master math skills. Jane Felling and John Felling, co-authors and consultants of Box Cars and One Eyed Jacks math program, led the informative …

Interested in being a trustee?

Nomination packages for the upcoming trustee elections are now available. Local school trustee elections allow the community an important opportunity to lead and oversee our valuable investment in public education. Trustees are hardworking community leaders who come together in the context of a board in support of student success. The work …

Educational Outreach offers choice

The North Okanagan Shuswap is proud to offer a Distributed Learning program option for students in Grades 9 through 12.  The Education Outreach Program (EOP) is one of fifty-five Distributed Learning (DL) programs offered in B.C. that are designed to provide increased access, choice and flexibility for study outside of classroom schedules.  Students can …

New student registration

Are you new to SD83? Welcome! Registration for new students is taking place on Tuesday, August 28 at your neighbourhood school from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please register, or contact the school to make arrangements. If you are registering a middle or secondary school student please contact the school as …