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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 Board News: Tuesday, March 8, 2016

March 16, 2016

Opening Presentations: Preview of Musical Theatre Productions at LFMSS and WGSS LFMSS Presentation of Shrek, the Musical WGSS Presentation of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Langley School District Foundation: Annual Report With $1.3 million raised in the 2014-205 school year the Langley School District Foundation has been making learning unforgettable for many Langley students….

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 Board News: Tuesday, February 23, 2016

February 26, 2016

Superintendent’s Report: District Calendars 2016-2019 The Board of Education approved the District Calendars for the 2016-2107, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 school years, as presented. The District Calendar shows the ‘high-level’ information like Spring Break and Winter Break dates along with days not in session and tentative professional development days. Calendars that contain information on specific school…

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 Board News: Tuesday, January 26, 2016

February 1, 2016

Presentation: DW Poppy Secondary Musical Theatre Production of Footloose, the Musical Students from the Musical Theatre Academy at DWPS provided the Board of Education with a sneak peek of their presentation of Footloose, the Musical. The show runs February 23-27 and tickets are available here. Presentation: Langley Secondary Musical Theatre Production of The Pajama Game The…

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 Board News: Tuesday, December 8, 2015

December 9, 2015

Presentation: James Kennedy Elementary Christmas Carols The choir from James Kennedy Elementary provided some Christmas cheer to kick off the final public meeting of the Board of Education for 2015. Many parents crowded into the Boardroom with trustees and District staff to enjoy the carolling and Christmas spirit of the youngsters. Enjoy a short clip…

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 Board News: Tuesday, October 27, 2015

October 28, 2015

Honouring of Former Trustee Diane Pona Former Trustee Diane Pone was honoured by the Board of Education after recently passing away. Board Chair Robert McFarlane remember Ms. Pona as “…an ally, a friend, a motivator” and highlighted the great passion she brought to educational issues and her service to the Langley School Board of Education….

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 Board News: Tuesday, September 29, 2015

September 30, 2015

Presentation: New District Website Launch Communications Manager Ken Hoff outlined some features of the new District ‘multi-site’ configuration of the website. The ‘multi-site’ configuration will turn the District website into a powerful communications tool once all the schools are on board as messages can be ‘pushed’ to individual school sites or school groups from a…

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 Board News: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

June 17, 2015

Statement From the Board of Education Before commencing with agenda items, Board Chair Rob McFarlane read aloud a statement on behalf of the Board and the District on the commitment to Truth and Reconciliation. In referrence to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report being released Federally, Chair McFarlane said in part, “While the Truth and…

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