Board News: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

April 27, 2017

Opening Presentations Walnut Grove Secondary Senior Boys’ AAA Basketball Provincial Champions The WGSS Senior Boys basketball team was recognized by the Board of Education for their recent accomplishments on the court at the Provincial Championship. Board Vice-Chair Megan Dykeman and A/Superintendent Gord Stewart congratulated those in attendance with a handshake and message from the Board…

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 Board News: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

March 8, 2017

Superintendent Reports Framework for Enhanced Student Learning – District Numeracy Plan A/Superintendent Gord Stewart introduced Deanna Lightbody and Kim Cline, leaders in mathematics from the Instructional Services Team, to share the District Numeracy Plan. The District Numeracy Plan outlines how to best meet the needs of student achievement and teacher growth. Math instruction in K-8…

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 Board News: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

January 26, 2017

Presentation: DW Poppy Secondary, Sister Act The Musical Theatre Academy at DW Poppy has chosen Sister Act as its year-two production and if the preview that was provided to the Board of Education is any indication, the show will be a hit! Principal Balan Moorthy introduced teachers Wayne Ablitt, James Howard and Stephanie Rivera and their students…

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 Board News: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

November 30, 2016

Presentation: Brookswood Secondary, The Addams Family Brookswood’s musical theatre group started off the Board meeting with song and dance as cast members provided a preview of The Addams Family. The show promises to be entertaining and from early indications should provide a lot of laughs as well as the great musical performances Brookswood is so…

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 Board News: Tuesday, October 25, 2016

October 26, 2016

Superintendent’s Report: Framework for Enhancing Student Learning – Inclusive Education Acting Superintendent Gord Stewart introduced Lisa Dolinski, Director of Learning Support Services, to highlight examples of inclusive practices in the District. Michelle Wood, Vice-Principal at WGSS and District Program Teachers, Cindy Loeppky and Christine Thygeson, shared information on the ‘Coffee Cart’ initiatives at WGSS. Students…

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 Board News: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

September 30, 2016

Presentation: Orange Shirt Day Principal of Aboriginal Programs Micheal Morgan presented the Board of Education with information regarding the observance of Orange Shirt Day in the district. Events have been taking place at schools through the week of September 26-30th with assemblies and learning activities focussed on the stories of Indian Residential School Survivors as…

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 Board News: Tuesday, June 21, 2016

June 22, 2016

Opening Presentations: DW Poppy Redhawk Drummers/Truth & Reconciliation Kwantlen Chief Marilyn Gabriel and Katzie Chief Susan Miller and special guests performed two songs for the Board of Education and spoke about the recent Truth and Reconciliation assemblies that have been taking place in schools around Langley in the past few weeks. Each school has confirmed…

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 Board News: Tuesday, May 24, 2016

May 25, 2016

Opening Presentation: Belmont Elementary Ukulele Club Belmont teacher and Ukulele Club sponsor Jamie “Mr T” Thomas introduced this talented group of students to the Board of Education and led the group in a few musical selections including ‘Down on the Corner’ and a Duke Ellington tune called ‘Stars in your Eyes’. Mr Thomas has instructed…

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 Deputy Minister of Education responds to Vice-Chair letter

May 5, 2016

April 21, 2016 Mr David Bing, Deputy Minister of Education, responds to correspondence from Ms Megan Dykeman, Vice-Chair, Langley Board of Education.

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 Board News: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

May 2, 2016

Presentations: Provincial Gold and Silver Wrestling Medalists Langley Secondary Principal Dawne Tomlinson and Brookswood Principal Marcello Moino introduced Langley United Wrestlers Kamil Golowko (Silver at Provincials and Nationals) and Pritpaul Johal (Gold at Provincials, Bronze at Nationals) to the Board who congratulated them on their achievements at the provincial and national level. Langley United Wrestling…

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