NEWS AND EVENTS

Budget Development Process

April 12, 2017: We have made copies of the slideshows that were used at our Public Budget Development Process sessions available for download here. Header Photo by CafeCredit under CC 2.0

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Ministry of Education: Update on B.C.’s New Curriculum

November 29, 2016: Please take a moment to read the following letter from the Minister of Education, Mike Bernier.The Ministry has announced that it will delay the new curriculum implementation for Grades 10-12 by one year to 2018/2019. Letter from the Minister

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Special Board Meeting – June 13, 2017 7:00pm

There will be a Special Board Meeting on June 13, 2017, at 7:00pm in the Boardroom.  Topics for discussion will be the request for second and third readings of the 2017/18 Annual Budget, and discussion regarding the skateboard park in Sooke.

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Superintendent’s message – Talking to your children about the Manchester Attack

Parents may be concerned with how to respond to the attack at the Arianna Grande concert in Manchester.  This horrific event sadly involved many children and youth.  Our business in children and many may be fans of the artist.  It is possible that SD62 children and youth are experiencing anxiety or trauma over the event.  ...

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Metchosin School Site Disposition

April 12, 2017: The Board of Education for School District 62 (Sooke) is considering the disposal of the Metchosin School Site, located at 4495 Happy Valley Road. The disposition of the site was discussed at the April 11 Education Committee of the Whole (ECOW) meeting and will be again discussed at the April 25 Board ...

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Victoria Youth Leadership Awards

SD#62 Students Recognized with Victoria Youth Leadership Awards School District #62 would like to congratulate our students: Emily Rasmussen (Belmont), Markus Myer (Belmont), Christine Camaso (Belmont), and Keira Tomalty (Belmont), Lajah Warren (EMCS) and Taylor Mahovlich (Royal Bay) who were nominated and awarded a Youth Leadership Victoria Award for the work they accomplished getting Belmont’s ...

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Registration for 2017/2018

January 5, 2017: The School District has prepared information for parents and guardians who will enroll their children in Kindergarten, and for any new student in Grades 1 through 12 who start in September, 2017. The registration window for the 2017/2018 school year opens on Monday, January 23, 2017 starting at 8:00 AM. Please refer to ...

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SD62 wins awards for Belmont & Royal Bay

November 17, 2016: At yesterday’s Victoria Real Estate Board Commercial Building Awards, SD62 was awarded two great awards for both of its new schools. Years of hard work by the Board of Education brought Belmont and Royal Bay secondary schools to reality and the rewards continue to pay off. In a very rapidly growing school ...

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Survey: SD62 Strategic Planning

November 14, 2016 Help us plan for our students’ future by getting involved in the Sooke School District’s strategic planning process. Through engagement with parents, staff, students and stakeholders, we will create a road map that will include milestones to help chart our progress and ensure we remain on track towards achieving these goals. We ...

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Abbotsford Tragedy: Supporting our children

November 2, 2016 Our thoughts are with the families, students, staff and school communities affected by the tragedy that took place at Abbotsford Senior Secondary yesterday. With an event like this happening so close to home, we often wonder how to best support our children and youth. While we understand that this may not be ...

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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