At its March 24, 2015 meeting, the Board of Education passed the 2015-16 school calendar. This calendar contains a two week spring break. Spring Break will be from Monday, March 14 to Thursday, March 24. Friday, March 25 is Good Friday and Monday, March 28 is Easter Monday. Tuesday, March 29 is a day in lieu for the Good Friday statutory holiday. Schools will reopen on Wednesday, March 30. To facilitate a two week spring break, schools will continue with the additional 8 minutes of instructional time added to their schedules. The Board wishes to thank parents, partner groups, staff and community members for their participation in the public consultation process. Two versions of the calendar are available for viewing as follows:
The Board of Education for the Sooke School District (#62) would like to invite the public to the Budget meeting set for Monday, March 30th starting at 7:00 pm at the School Board Office at 3143 Jacklin Road. At this meeting, the District will outline its financial plan for the upcoming 2015/16 school year and will welcome comments from the public on the proposed plan.
A list of upcoming budget meetings is as follows:
- Public Budget Meeting – March 30, 2015 – 7:00 p.m. – School Board Office
- Review of Proposed Budget – April 14, 2015 – 7:00 p.m. – Willway Elementary School
- Passing of the 2015-16 Budget – April 28, 2015 – 8:00 p.m. – School Board Office
The Board of Education for the Sooke School District (#62) would like to advise all parents and stakeholders of the Public Budget meeting set for Monday, March 30th starting at 7:00 pm at the School Board Office at 3143 Jacklin Road. At this meeting, the District will outline its financial plan for the upcoming 2015/16 school year and will welcome comments from the public on the proposed plan.
It is anticipated that the Board will review and debate the 15/16 budget at a special Board meeting on April 14th, prior to the Education of the Whole Committee meeting at Willway Elementary as well as at the regularly scheduled Board meeting set for April 28th at the Board Office.
The Trustees and District staff encourage you to come out to the above noted meetings to hear more about next year’s budget.
This is an invitation to all parents/guardians and SD 62 community members to respond electronically to the proposed calendar options for 2015 – 16. Responses are due by Friday, February 27, 2015
To All Parents:
The District will be hosting a Transportation Committee meeting on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. The meeting will start 7:00 pm and will take place in the Boardroom at the Board Office, 3143 Jacklin Road.
The focus of the discussions will be around fees for the 15/16 school year and the factors leading into those fees such as routes, ridership and location of the bus yard.
For those parents who require bus transportation services, please note that for planning purposes, the deadline to submit registration forms for the 15/16 school year will be February 27, 2015. The form can be found on the SD62 website, under the “Quick Links” section.
Please follow this link in order to access the meeting agenda.
Registration for all Sooke District Academy programs begins Friday January 30th at 6:00 am.
You can access the registration page using the following link: Academy Registration
If you require further assistance please call your school where the academy program is being held.
We have just posted information to our district's website for parents and guardians of children turning five in 2015 regarding registration for Kindergarten this September. Please follow this link to access the full information
School District #62 (Sooke) would like to announce a special public meeting to be held on December 2, 2014 staring at 6:00pm at the Board Office at 3143 Jacklin Road. The purpose of the meeting is for the trustee-elects to formally take their Oath of Office and form the District’s Board of Education. The meeting is open to the public.