Math Olympics

Inaugural SD83 Math Olympics a huge success.  We had 180 students participate in the first every SD83 Math Olympics, May 16th at Shuswap Middle School with teams from almost every school.  Events included creative math problem solving, architectural builds, Sudoku 3-Dimensional challenges, bungee cord tensile strength problem and many more mathematical thinking challenges. …

South Canoe Opening

South Canoe School Opening -Approved by Agricultural Land Commission Today we received the much anticipated approval from the Agricultural Land Commission for South Canoe to be opened as a school site for September 2018.  South Canoe has an active website (https://sca.sd83.bc.ca) which will be updated regularly with new information. Shortly …

Former school for sale

Property for Sale School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) is seeking expressions of interest from community groups, public or private organizations for the purchase of the Downtown Activity Centre (former Salmon Arm Elementary School) 1.023 acres of property zoned C-2 (Town Centre Commercial) 3,053 square metre building Property is on …

Upcoming public meetings

 SD83 has several upcoming meetings which the public is invited to attend: Monday, May 7 at 6 p.m. at the DESC – Trustee Information Session. With the election of a new board taking place in October, this session is aimed at giving those interested in running a look at the roles …

Trustee Elections

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 is demanding, but important and rewarding. A trustee’s role is …

Learning First

Updates from Director of Instruction Carl Cooper June 14:  Thank you Brian Pratt Johnson:  Great night of music, and celebration last night as SAS concert bands played.  We have many talented young musicians.  I totally enjoyed the disco throw back production with band and singing – YMCA.  Former students (pictured …