WELCOME TO THE SOOKE SCHOOL DISTRICT
The Sooke School District, serving approximately 10,600 students, is located on Southern Vancouver Island adjacent to British Columbia’s Capital City of Victoria. Communities of the school district include Sooke, Port Renfrew, the Highlands, Metchosin, Colwood and Langford.
Sooke School District acknowledges the traditional territories of the Coast Salish: T’Sou-ke Nation and Scia’new Nation and Nuu-chah-nulth: Pacheedaht Nation. We also recognize that some of our schools reside on the traditional territory of the Esquimalt Nation and Songhees Nation.
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018 marijuana legalization took place for adults over the age of 19. As a school district, we wanted to let you know what measures we are putting in place to build student and staff understanding. In school districts, rules around cannabis will not change. Like alcohol, cannabis is a controlled substance ...
Halloween Costume Guidelines
We know parents and students are starting to think about their Halloween costumes. Before purchasing, we wanted to remind you about the SD62 Halloween costume guidelines. These guidelines are in place so that students can be easily identified. Please use your discretion when sending your child to school in an appropriate costume. We do our ...
Six Reasons to Vote for a School Board Trustee
The municipal election takes place Saturday, October 20 with advance voting on October 10 & 17. Not only should the public care and vote for who leads their community municipally, they should also care about who is leading their local school district. After all, our students are the future of the community. Trustees: Link the ...