SD72

Campbell River School District names Governor General’s Medallions recipients

Carihi’s Madelynn Erickson and Timberline’s Tianna Hudak had highest GPA at their respective schools

Campbell River School District to spend 70k on new software to track Strategic Plan progress

Software should ultimately save money by making report-building and data entry more efficient: CEO

Campbell River high school to teach the majesty of nature through fishing

‘It’s about being out there and experiencing what nature has to offer’

Campbell River School District slowly making policy changes ‘to bring us into the 21st century’

Operational procedures and governance policies need to be kept separate, committee says

Campbell River School District to pull the plug on Evergreen

After years of sitting empty with little to no interest from business, building will be torn down

Campbell River School District asks province for $3.6 million in building upgrades

Each year, each district makes a request for capital project funding, waits to see what it gets

Campbell River students win science trip of a lifetime

Thanks to their work around environmental issues, Cedar students head to Science World for sleepover

Some – but not much – Campbell River School District trades equipment to get an upgrade

‘We identified a need of $634,000, and I don’t think any of that would be considered frivilous’

How much time do kids need for lunch?

Campbell River School District looks at how lunch breaks work in elementary after online petition

Campbell River School District passes $65-million budget

District will draw from its unrestricted surplus again next year to cover expenses

Additional French immersion class at L’École Phoenix Middle School gets little support after board report

District to look at future ways to ensure they have enough French immersion for those who want it

SD72 predicts decreased enrolment, less money to work with

Then again, “who knows what will happen between now and September?”

Parents concerned about lack of French immersion spaces available in Campbell River

After years of struggling to get registrants, waitlist numbers could now make another whole class

SD72 board meeting schedule change, input deadline looms for next year’s school calendar

Proposed 2017/2018 calendar has school opening on Sept. 5 and a two-week spring break

Campbell River Aboriginal students to get trades training at VIU

First Nations partnership with VIU provides opportunity to 10 local students