Langley Education Centre Celebrates POLS Status 

January 30, 2023

The Langley Education Centre (LEC) is excited to announce it will be an official Provincial Online Learning School (POLS) beginning in September 2023. The centre offers flexible programs for young adults and mature students and will be one of 18 public hubs around BC that offer an online program or courses to students living anywhere…

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 Langley Fine Arts Parent Info Session – February 6

January 24, 2023

Are you looking for a program that encourages secondary students to EXPLORE, CREATE, and INSPIRE? Langley Fine Arts (LFAS) is inviting students and their families to an information session to learn more about secondary programming streams including Dance, Drama, Music, Visual Arts, Photography, and Writing. This unique, publicly funded, K-12 fine arts school located in…

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 Board Meeting: January 24, 2023

January 23, 2023

Agenda   Delegations Langley Environmental Partners Society (Amanda Smith and Erin Lavallee) Erin Lavallee, member of the Langley Environmental Society (LEPS) gave the Board a presentation which outlined the organization, its purpose, and educational activities inside and outside of the classroom. Lavallee explained the organization offers 18 different workshops from Kindergarten to Grade 8 with…

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 Project Resiliency Helps Students ‘Get Back on Track’

January 17, 2023

A program that’s unique to the Langley School District aims to help students who are dealing with adversity get back into the classroom and on a clear path to a successful future.    Project Resiliency is a three-day program run out of the District office, with students referred by school administrators, parents, counsellors, “and anybody who…

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 Gifts and Gatherings Celebrates Early Learners Around the District

January 11, 2023

A program that allows families and their littlest learners the chance to develop positive connections to the school system is providing new opportunities for families in Langley.    The District offers a unique program called Gifts and Gathering, which embraces the idea that “each child is a gift” while also celebrating an interconnectedness with nature. It…

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 Kwantlen Artists Brighten Doors, Educate Students

January 5, 2023

A partnership long in the works between Kwantlen First Nation artists and students at Langley Fine Arts School is finally underway and brightening the exterior of the Fort Langley school.  Late last fall, Coast Salish artist Miməwqθelət (Elinor Atkins), with help from her brothers and her mother, q̓ʷɑti̓cɑ (Phyllis Atkins), has led a collaborative project…

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 From the District: Have a Happy Holiday!

December 16, 2022

Dear Parents/Guardians, Students and Staff: With winter break upon us, I wanted to take this opportunity to share an update with our community. This has been a busy term for our system with some transitions, highlights, and challenges. Transitions and Highlights to Celebrate The District is pleased to have been able to return to more…

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 H.D. Stafford Band Tops Canada-wide Music Competition

December 16, 2022

Students and staff at H.D. Stafford Middle School are whistling a happy tune this week, after the school’s Grade 7 and 8 Concert Band earned a big win in CBC Radio’s Music Class Challenge.   After learning last week that they’d been named among the top 10 in their category in the nationwide contest, the band,…

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 From the Langley Board of Education: Happy Holidays!

December 14, 2022

Before we leave for winter break, the Langley Board of Education would like to take a moment to pause, reflect, and celebrate our successes as a system. We recognize this was another year of challenges, transitions, and the return to more traditional ways of operating. We witnessed our District staff continue to find solutions to…

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 World Cup Soccer Player Returns Home to ACSS  

December 12, 2022

  “It’s OK to dream. It’s OK to chase after what you want,” said Joel Waterman, Canadian men’s national soccer team player, just days after returning home from the World Cup of Soccer in Qatar.  On Monday, the defender visited Aldergrove Community Secondary School to speak to students and have his Team Canada jersey added to the…

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