Looking for new activities and classes you can try during spring and summer? Check out what the community has to offer at the Spring Community One Stop happening Saturday March 9 from 10am-2pm at the Totem Mall.
North Peace Secondary School is quickly gaining a name as one of the top Robotics programs in the province! Congratulations on repeating as Gold Medalists at the Skills Canada Provincial Competition. The team will be competing in Halifax for the National title on May 28 and 29th.
The School District 60 Board Office will be closed from Monday, July 23rd to August 17, 2018. The office will re-open on Monday, August 20th. Have a great summer break!
Please note that the School District office does have some closure dates over the summer. We encourage families interested in services through the School Aged Therapy Program over the summer months to ensure a referral application is complete before June. 30th. If you have any questions, please contact Learning Services at (250)262-6015.
Teachers in our district had an opportunity to learn about Digmore as part of the Core Competency Curriculum session today. Thank you to Laurie Petrucci for sharing about Digmore and the many resources available.
For the news story on this event; please visit https://www.energeticcity.ca/2018/01/bert-bowes-student-hosts-disability-awareness-night/
Please see the following link; http://www.prn.bc.ca/digmore/2017/12/08/coding-talkers-first-nations-culture-computational-thinking/
Please click on the link below for an excellent blog on coding in SD60: http://www.prn.bc.ca/digmore/blog/
During October’s Non-Instructional Day, Kindergarten and Grade 1 teachers at Bert Ambrose collaborated with Speech-Language Pathologist, Michelle Hofstrand, to explore the use of tinker trays in the classroom. Olivia (age 5) and Breckin (age 3) demonstrated different ways to play with the items. Tinker Trays, or loose parts, are a great way to promote language development, vocabulary […]