Celebration of a lifetime of building great SD 83 musicians -Brian Pratt Johnson

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 here) many of whom are Juno nominated, …

Track Meet

A great day at Field of Dreams as several hundred grade 4-7 students from 21 District schools competed in our annual district track meet.  Here Will Fazan from Len Wood starts the 400 meter race.  I’d like to thank the many coaches who volunteer their time, parents volunteers and the track …

Indigenous Graduation

What a great evening at Splatsin Centre celebrating the graduation of our 75 Indigenous Graduates.  Pictured here are our valedictorian speakers from each high school in our district.  Thank you to Splatsin and AL Fortune for hosting and Chief Wayne Christian for his remarks and Ethel Thomas for the opening …

Tennis Lesson

Bastion students receiving tennis lesson. Marietjie DuPlessis of the Salmon Arm tennis club has provided free tennis lessons to approximately 400 School District 83 students. Here she is giving some instructions to Bastion Elementary students.  We thank our many community partners like the tennis club who support our students. Thanks …