The Many Ways We Remember: Remembrance Day

November 11, 2019

For some people, going to the local cenotaph on November 11 is a common tradition. Some of our schools across the District brought the cenotaph to the students and staff and honoured the men and women who’ve served for our country in their own unique ways. At Aldergrove Community Secondary School, the school held an…

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 Take Your Kids to Work Day at the School Board Office

November 8, 2019

The future is bright and full of opportunity! That was the message a group of grade 9 students from schools around the District heard at the School Board Office on Wednesday as part of the annual Take Your Kids to Work Day initiative. The students even had the chance to create school agendas in the…

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 Board News: Tuesday October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

The Regular Meeting of the Langley Board of Education is streamed live beginning at 7:00pm. A link to the video is posted here in Board News. Agenda Due to technical difficulties, the video started about five minutes into the meeting.  Thank you for your cooperation.   Superintendent’s Report — District Literacy Goals Assistant Superintendent Woody…

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 Moon Circle at Coghlan offers Students a Sense of Place

October 25, 2019

There’s a new addition to the play space at Coghlan Fundamental Elementary. Thanks to the support from the Parent Advisory Committee and the school community, a new friendship circle has been assembled. “The students love their forest. I’d say at recess time even though we have a huge playground, they play in the forest. The…

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 Building Athletes and Community: Elementary Cross Country

October 17, 2019

They’ve spent weeks training. Building their endurance in the sun and rain. On Wednesday, they put all of their hard work to the test at the District’s Elementary Cross Country Championship. 187 grade 4 to 7 students from all over the District filled Aldergrove Bowl to compete in the annual event. This season there were…

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 Brookswood students engage with local electoral candidates

October 12, 2019

The democratic process is making its way to Brookswood Secondary School. Ahead of the upcoming federal election, grade 10 students at Brookswood Secondary had the opportunity to host their own all-candidates debate, even formulating their own questions. “This is a unique opportunity for them to actually see our local candidates in the Township of Langley…

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 World Teachers’ Day – October 5

October 5, 2019

A message to Langley Teachers: With World Teachers’ Day on October 5th, I wish to express my appreciation to our Langley teachers for all of the work you do. Your work in educating students, helping develop future leaders, and caring for our most vulnerable does not go unnoticed. I am encouraged to work alongside all of…

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 Board News: Tuesday September 24, 2019

September 24, 2019

The Regular Meeting of the Langley Board of Education is streamed live beginning at 7:00pm. A link to the video is posted here in Board News. Agenda Superintendent’s Report School Opening 2019-2020 Superintendent Gord Stewart gave an overview on the opening of the school year which included some of the challenges and the opportunities. He…

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 Our Commitment to the Whole Child Locally and Globally: Langley School District Foundation

August 28, 2019

The Langley School District Foundation is hosting one of its largest events of the year: the 14th Annual Golf Tournament. We hear from the Foundation’s Executive Director Susan Cairns who reflects on the purpose of this day and what it means for students in Langley. This is a timely reminder to participate in the 14th…

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 Rebirth of Langley Secondary School

August 15, 2019

The next time you drive along 56th avenue near 216th  in Langley, you’ll probably see the new Langley Secondary School (LSS) behind what’s left of the old school. “It’s not every day that we build a secondary school, and it’s not every day that we tear parts of a secondary school down,” said Langley Secondary…

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