Board News: Tuesday, April 7, 2105

April 8, 2015

Board Passes Notice of Motion to Consider Closure of Lochiel The Board of Education passed a motion to consider the possible permanent closure of Lochiel U-Connect and to move the program to Simonds Elementary. A public consultation period is now underway and you are invited to provide input to or via a public meeting…

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 Board News: Tuesday, March 10, 2015

March 11, 2015

ACE-IT at Aldergrove Teacher Andy Gaumont of the ACE-IT carpentry program housed at ACSS presented an overview of the program to the Board and introduced two students – one current and one former. Current student Brad said he was a ‘hands on learner’ and that ‘…academics are not really easy for me…’ and that he would…

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 Board News: Tuesday, February 17, 2015

February 18, 2015

Board Concludes Community Consultation Process At the Special Meeting of the Board of Education, the community consultation regarding the Willoughby and Langley Secondary communities was concluded. Just under 100 people attended the meeting and seven delegations addressed the Board prior to any debate and voting. A motion to permanently close Langley Secondary School was opposed…

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 Board News: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

January 28, 2015

DW Poppy Secondary Drama Production of ‘Guys and Dolls’ The DW Poppy Musical Theatre Academy launches next year and everyone is very excited about that, said Principal Balan Moorthy. This year’s production of ‘Guys and Dolls’ shows just how passionate the DW Poppy community is about the arts and musical theatre in particular. The show runs…

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 Board News: Tuesday, December 16, 2014

December 17, 2014

R.E. Mountain Chamber Choir The REMSS Chamber Choir regaled Trustees with a selection of Christmas Carols at the start of the first regular meeting of this board. The choir shared two carols and filled the room with sound and provided a beautiful holiday treat for all those in attendance. Brookswood Secondary Musical Theatre Group The…

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 Board News: Monday, December 8, 2014

December 9, 2014

Inaugural Meeting of the Board of Education The Honourable Judge K.D. Skilnick presided over the swearing in of the new Board of Education at the inaugural meeting. The Monday agenda included each trustee taking their oath of office, signing their oath and the election of a Chair and Vice-chair. Trustee Rob McFarlane won the Board…

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