News


Dear Parents and Families,
Just a reminder that Monday is a professional day. We hope that your kids enjoy the extra time.
 

Our amazing PAC is working hard for our school. Please see some of the details below.
 


The PAC and Richlea Bakery have come together to offer gingerbread and sugar cookie kits this holiday season…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
I wanted to start off by sharing some good news. We recently got word that our playground that was damaged by fire is scheduled to be replaced starting the week of January 12th. We can’t wait for work to begin!
 
 

Our Virtual Book Fair is on right now.  … Read more »

Dear Parents and Families,
We are excited that we are still having a Book Fair this year. However, the book fair will be VIRTUAL!
 

FULL PDF DOWNLOAD of the Virtual Book Fair Letter is below
Virtual Book Fair Save The Date Letter


Virtual Book Fair LINK

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Dear Parents and Families,
Just a short “Coyote’s Howl” this week.
The students will be participating in a virtual Remembrance Day Assembly on Tuesday via ZOOM. Poppies will still be handed out to each child on Tuesday. We ask that you consider sending your child with a donation for their poppy…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
A huge thank you to our PAC for arranging to have the Pumpkin Patch come to us. It was an amazing afternoon of smiles that really lifted our spirits.
We also had a great time seeing all our costumes via zoom on Friday. There were even some impressive dance moves as each student got a chance to show off their costume…. Read more »

Dear Parents and Families,
We are looking forward to our Halloween activities coming up this week. Don’t forget about our PAC Pumpkin Patch. We would appreciate any donations to help off-set costs.

 
 


On Friday, Oct 30th…

Students may arrive at school in their costumes.
There will be a ZOOM Halloween Assembly where students will see costumes in other classes from their own class…. Read more »

Dear Parents and Families,
Thank you for taking the time to read this edition of the Coyote’s Howl. We are looking forward to another busy but great week. As the weather gets a little colder and rainier, please help your child come dressed for the weather. Since we believe that our students do need to run and play as much as possible,… Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
On behalf of the staff at Beach Grove, we are wishing you and your loved ones a safe and happy thanksgiving. Please stay well and may your tummies still get a taste of some yummy food.
 

Earlier we sent a message out a message asking parents to register at hotlunches.net (see below)…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
Oct 5 is World Teachers Day. Please help us acknowledge the hard work our teachers put in every day by encouraging your kids to thank them some-time during the day.
 


Please help us remind your kids to “Walk their Wheels”… Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
I hope that you are having a great weekend with your loved ones. Thank you for all your help during pick-up and drop off during the first few weeks. We appreciate your efforts to “pick-up and drop-off” as close to the bell as possible. This will help us avoid crowds gathering at school…. Read more »

Welcome back to the start of another year in Delta schools —
I hope that our teachers, staff, students and parents were able to enjoy the summer, and had a chance to relax and recharge.
We are excited to see students and staff return to our schools, and are pleased that the majority of Delta students have chosen to return to school for in-class instruction as this will help to minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

We recognize that parents are seeing other school districts offer an additional option to address concerns about sending children back to school for in-class instruction. Since the release of our back to school plan on August 26, we have been connecting directly with those parents who continue to have questions to try to address their concerns…. Read more »

Delta School District’s priority remains fulfilling our purpose and mission of enabling all learners to succeed and contribute to their full potential to the future while at the same time ensuring a healthy and safe environment for all students, families and employees.
Delta’s Back to School Plan
In September, we expect schools to resume under Stage 2 of the Five Stage Framework for K-12 Education which calls for full attendance in classrooms to help minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

As I take some time to reflect on the 2019/2020 school year, I think it’s fair to say that the year started off like any other. However, it has certainly ended in a way unlike any year we have seen before.
Prior to the declaration of a global pandemic on March 11,… Read more »

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be open on June 1 with a priority for children of Essential Service Workers (ESWs) to be at school five days a week. The school-based childcare centres that have been open over the past two months to support children of ESWs will be closed at the end of the day on Friday,… Read more »

Delta Firefighters are encouraging students to use their creativity to highlight the people they are thankful for from across many different industries who are working hard to help others during these challenging times in a new community fundraising initiative.
Delta Firefighters will make a $10 donation to the school district’s Food Security Program for every submission received…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to attend Kindergarten in September.
For verification of your catchment area school, please call the School Board Office at 604-952-5340 or check the School Locator.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for the registration form and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,… Read more »

2020-2021 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
THE 2020/21 BUDGET AND CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
The Annual Operating Budget for 2020/21 is $162.8 million…. Read more »

Updated – March 24
Please be advised that all Delta School District school playgrounds and hard-court areas are closed.
City of Delta Mayor George V. Harvie has directed the closure of all playground equipment in Delta to prevent close contact of children using these facilities. While this may be disappointing for some children and families,… Read more »

Late French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Grade 6 entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St, Delta – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:30pm

Late French Immersion Application Dates:

Online application will be available on Delta’s website on Monday,… Read more »