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Posted On Friday, May 17, 2024

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
It is timely to end the week on a positive note by sharing the exciting learning opportunities and celebrations that have inspired students to thrive throughout the last two weeks.
Blue River Elementary School
Principal Mathieu and I had a wonderful time with Blue River students and staff. Mr. Cudmore was supervising recess when we arrived. Students (Jace, Autumn, Grayson, Kayden) were enjoying the swings and then played a sandpit volleyball...

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Posted On Friday, May 10, 2024

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
It has been a week filled with excitement! Over the past week, South Kamloops Secondary School won the 2024 National Ethics Bowl Competition, Fran Connett received the first Board Award of Recognition, the Deputy Minister visited our schools, 11 districts came together at the second annual Indigenous Student Summit, our students participated in Girls Exploring Trades and Technology, and the Executive Assistants’ Conference was hosted in Kamloops,...

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Posted On Thursday, May 09, 2024

Board NotesFrom the regular meeting of the Board of Education. Find out about Board Recognition Award Presentation, District Student Advisory Report, and Financial Projections. Read Board Notes here .

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Posted On Friday, May 03, 2024

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
The month of May is full of hope with many special days of celebration and recognition. In this update, I concentrate on the many ways that we continue to build relationships and connections.
Sun Peaks K-9 School
Principal Boyle began our visit in Ms. Rinaldi’s Gr. 1-2 class, where prep teacher Ms. Erickson and the students shared the topics of the upcoming Spring concert songs —“Salish Sea”, Watershed”,...

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Posted On Friday, April 26, 2024

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
It has been an inspiring week of learning in many areas- literacy, numeracy, healthy relationships, sustainability and Earth Day lessons, to name a few. We also enjoyed the opening of the second child care, Happyvale and the naming of the new elementary school in Pineview Valley.
David Thompson Elementary School
Principal Gunnlaugson and I had a wonderful time meeting staff and students. Mr. Grigg, the Day Custodian, offered inspiration...

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Dufferin Elementary School
Address: 1880 Hillside Dr, Kamloops, V2E 2E2
Phone: (250) 374-4425
Fax: (250) 377-2262