NEWS AND EVENTS

2018 Trustee Election Results

Voters took to the polls on Saturday, October 20 to place their ballots for school trustees in both the Belmont and Milnes Landing zones. Here are the results: Preliminary Results Votes per area: Belmont Zone Milnes Landing Zone  

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Cannabis Information

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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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World Teachers’ Day – Oct. 5

To the wonderful SD62 teaching staff, Happy World Teachers’ Day! Every day we see the passion and enthusiasm that you bring into your classroom. The positive impact you have on your students reaches far beyond the classroom – we hear about it daily not only from the students themselves, but from their parents too! It’s ...

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Healthy Schools, Healthy People

The first edition of our monthly Healthy Schools, Healthy People newsletter is out! Each month we will feature tips, information and resources for families. The best part is that most of these resources are local to you in the Westshore and Sooke! Check out this month’s Healthy Schools, Healthy People newsletter here.

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School trustee candidates

See the list of school trustee candidates for the 2018 municipal elections.

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Sept 14: Sooke Road Closure/Bus delays

Dear Parents/Guardians As you may have heard, two separate accidents on Sooke Road have closed the road. This will result in either buses not getting through or delays. Saseenos, Sooke, Poirier, John Muir, Journey & EMCS students: Any buses heading east of the accident site are not running as the road is closed. Please make ...

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10 questions with the new Superintendent

Scott Stinson is SD62’s new Superintendent of Schools. We sat down with Scott to ask him 10 random questions to help you get to know him a bit better. Where were you working before SD62? For the past six years I was in the Saanich School District where I was the Assistant Superintendent. Prior to ...

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Classes- September 4: details here

While schools reopen during the last week of August, classes don’t go back in session until Tuesday, September 4. Full details here. Tuesday, September 4 – half day: Elementary (except kindergarten) and middle school grades Secondary: Belmont Grade 9 Royal Bay Grades 9 & 10 Edward Milne Community School Grade 9 *Buses will pick up ...

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Sooke School District

3143 Jacklin Road, Victoria, BC V9B 5R1

Phone: (250) 474-9800
Email: info@sd62.bc.ca

Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday