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Dear Parents and Families,
I know it’s been said countless times, but this has definitely been a strange year.
I want to thank you for your patience with us. I know it’s not been easy and that some of us were luckier than others during this pandemic. I know we missed out on field trips,… Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
I hope you are enjoying the sunshine during this amazing Father’s Day. A big Happy Father’s Day to all our Dads out there.
 


A reminder that tomorrow is National Indigenous Peoples Day. We are encouraging staff, students and parents to wear orange. … Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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Dear Parents and Families,

Monday, June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day

Staff, students and parents are encouraged to wear orange on that day.

The PAC has also been working with a local neighbour who has been providing orange shirts.
Orange t-shirts have been printed through the Naut’sa mawt Tribal Counsel…. Read more »

In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
Out of respect for the memory of the 215 children who were found at the Kamloops (Tk’emlúps) Residential School, the many children who have yet to be found, the survivors of Residential Schools and their families, some members of the Beach Grove Staff will be wearing orange tomorrow…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
I am hoping you are enjoying the long weekend so far.
Just a short Howl this week. We wanted to share next year’s calendar with you. Currently, we are planning for a normal start-up (non-covid). We are all keeping our fingers crossed that we can be much closer to having a “normal”… Read more »

Dear Parents and Families,
The district has been working hard to offer programs to support our families. Please see some of the recent offerings below.

FULL PDF DOWNLOAD Staying Connecting With Your Teen- May 20
 
Summer Learning is Coming and We’ll Be Back in the Classrooms!… Read more »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
 
Happy Sunday! Just a very brief Coyote’s Howl this week.
 

We are starting to think about class placements for next year. Every year we give parents an opportunity to give us input for us to consider. Please know that these forms are intended to give us academic information and is not intended to request teachers or friendships…. Read more »

2021-2022 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.
2021/22 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2021/22 is $169.480 million.
The District anticipates a growth in enrollment of 35 full-time enrolled (FTE) students for the 2021/22 school year,… Read more »


MASKS and WATER-BOTTLES

Dear Parents,
I hope you are enjoying the beautiful sunshine this weekend. Thank you for taking the time to read this edition of the Coyote’s Howl.
We are still needing asking for your help. As you know, masks are now required for grades 4 –… Read more »

Masks and Water Bottles


Dear Parents and Families,

Happy Sunday. Thank you for your support with the updated covid guidelines that we have been working with. A reminder that masks are now required for students in grades 4 – 7, and masks are encouraged for students from kindergarten to grade 3…. Read more »


Dear Parents and Families,
I hope that you are having a great Easter weekend so far. I want to thank you for your patience and support as we worked to give you accurate information about the changes to our Covid-19 Guidelines. I did send an email out on Friday with details,… Read more »

While staff and students are away… our Facilities Team has been hard at work.
With hallways and classrooms empty during Spring Break, it’s the perfect time for our crews to complete some major (and minor) renovations. Below are just some of the many projects our team has been working on over the last two weeks…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to start Kindergarten in September.  Online registration will remain open until March 26, 2021.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for instructions on how to register online and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Please register your child as soon as possible…. Read more »

 

Scan the QR code using the camera on your phone or visit the ERASE Report It website: https://erasereportit.gov.bc.ca/add/report-itRead more »

On Thursday, March 11, staff and students at the Delta School District are holding Roc Your Mocs, an event to celebrate cultural diversity and identity through traditional footwear.
The original ‘Rock Your Mocs’ event takes place annually in November. The campaign started in 2011 in the U.S. in support of National Native American Heritage Month and provides a positive opportunity for Indigenous people to unite and celebrate tribal individuality by wearing moccasins…. Read more »

Delta School District is pleased to accept applications from families and students residing within and outside of the Delta School District. We offer a wide range of learning programs for all students.
In previous years, parents were able to apply online or in person. This process has been revised for the 2021/22 school year as a result of the ongoing pandemic…. Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2021/22 school year runs from February 16 – 23. As a result of the pandemic, Delta School District has moved its registration process online this year.
Detailed instructions on how to register will be posted on the district’s website in early February. Please note: Schools will not accept registration documents in person…. Read more »