Advice to Your Younger Self: Reflections from the All-Girl Improv Team from R.E. Mountain  

July 16, 2019

What would you tell your younger self? We asked the senior girls improv team from R.E. Mountain Secondary School this question after having celebrated a year of successes. This year the team made up of three former grade 12 and three former grade 11 students won the provincial improv championships, helping them advance to the…

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 Board News: Tuesday June 18, 2019

June 18, 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 Secretary Treasurer’s Reports 2019/2020 Annual Budget A summary of the 2019/2020 Annual Budget was presented and summarized by Secretary Treasurer Brian Iseli. The Board of Education approved a…

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 Creating a Positive Legacy for the Future: Retirement Celebration

June 11, 2019

Forty-four retirees.  Forty-four people who’ve made a difference in the lives of others. Last night, the Langley School District honoured its employees who were ending their career.  Some who’ve dedicated more than three decades to the District. Superintendent Gord Stewart opened the event by thanking them for their years of service. “You chose to be…

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 Making a Difference in the Lives of Others: Evening of Inspiration

June 4, 2019

  “You didn’t have to. You could’ve left it to others.” That’s what Gord Stewart, Superintendent of Langley School District told the crowd of soon to be graduates at the annual Evening of Inspiration awards. Stewart was thanking the 87 students for demonstrating the District’s core values: integrity, courage, excellence, and community. He carried on…

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 New school, child care spaces coming for Willoughby families

May 30, 2019

 LANGLEY – A new elementary school will give Willoughby students a better place to learn and help meet the growing demand for child care spaces in Langley. “As the Willoughby neighbourhood continues to grow, we’re supporting families with a brand- new school to give students a better learning experience close to home,” said Rob Fleming,…

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 Board News: Tuesday May 28, 2019

May 28, 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   Secretary-Treasurer Reports Annual Facility Grant Secretary-Treasurer Brian Iseli gave an update on the Annual Facilities Grant (AFG), which is a fund received annually from the province to…

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 Building a Lasting Legacy: District Athletics Evening

May 25, 2019

The Langley School District honoured its coaches at its 4th Annual District Athletics Evening held at the Langley Events Centre on Friday. More than 200 sports leaders packed the banquet hall to hear stories, share laughs, and learn lessons from their peers. “Difference Maker” Award (Jim Ehman Memorial) This year’s recipient of the Difference Maker…

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 Strength of Spirit and Resiliency of our Students: A Spotlight on our Aboriginal Achievement Awards

May 25, 2019

“The blanket is like a hug. The headband is for good thoughts,” explains Cheryl Gabriel with the Kwantlen First Nation as she addressed the Golden Eagles, who are the 2019 Aboriginal secondary school graduates in the Langley School District. More than 50 grads were a part of a ceremony on May 15, which involved being…

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 Supporting our Young Families: Langley Child Day

May 19, 2019

Early learning and helping young families with the transition to Kindergarten is an important part of the Langley School District’s education plan. Collaboration with community partners is key to increasing success in learning, and health and well-being of children in our District, as the saying goes “It takes a village.” In this Q & A…

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 Showcasing Our Learning: IDEA Summit 2019

May 17, 2019

Bigger and better! If you attended this year’s IDEA Summit, you were one of thousands of people to check out the entrepreneurial showcases run by students from all over the Langley School District. The IDEA Summit, which is an initiative, designed to celebrate Innovation, Design, Entrepreneurship and Altruism in the Langley School District. Students spent…

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