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October 28, 2019


Update: Hold and Secure at EMCS

At about 11:30 am yesterday Edward Milne Community School entered into a Hold and Secure. During ‘Hold and Secure’ all school perimeter doors are locked and no-one is permitted to leave or enter the building. This procedure allows school activity inside to continue. Out of an abundance of caution, we also chose to keep students ...

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Hold and Secure Lifted at EMCS

The Hold and Secure has been lifted at Edward Milne Community School in Sooke. Thank you to students and staff for demonstrating how we band together as a school community to keep safe and thank you to parents for your patience. The RCMP are investigating and have released the following information. Click here to view ...

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Savory Elementary Playground Opening

Thanks to Premier John Horgan and Education Minister Rob Fleming who visited Savory Elementary School today to officially open it’s new playground. With a welcome from Elder Shirley Alphonse and tons of kids in attendance, it was a pretty special afternoon. Read more about the provincial government’s investment here.  

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NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release October 25, 2019 LEARNING, ENGAGEMENT, GROWTH:  District and Pacheedaht Nation proudly sign Local Education Agreement PORT RENFREW – Today marked an important step forward in the partnership between School District No.62, Sooke and the Pacheedaht First Nation.  The signing of our Local Education Agreement represents the commitments and obligations SD62 and Pacheedaht First ...

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Best of the WestShore!

Pleased to be at the the WestShore Chamber of Commerce’s Best of the WestShore award ceremony, where @SD62_Sooke was awarded as the “Best Place to Develop your Child’s Potential!” Honoured to accept this award on behalf of the over 1700 amazing staff in #SD62! — Ravi Parmar (@rparmarSD62) October 25, 2019

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Attention: Important Message from the Superintendent

Parents & Guardians:   Recently news organizations have reported that CUPE members in School District 63 (Saanich) have served 72-hour strike notice. Please be advised that this has no effect on school operations in the Sooke School District. It is business as usual in SD62.   Thank you, Scott Stinson, Superintendent

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Give us your thoughts!

Exciting News! Sooke School District is building new middle and elementary schools in west Langford.  The schools will be open September 2022.  Right now, we need your help in determining what the names of the schools will be. To gather your feedback, we’re using a tool called Thoughtexchange. All of our voices matter, so your ...

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New School Year Greeting from the Board of Education

Welcome back!  With the beginning of a new school year comes the promise of new opportunities, new discoveries, new teachers, new classrooms and new friends. We are so happy that you and your families are with us for another year, bringing your excitement, energy and enthusiasm to the SD 62 community of schools. We look ...

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Welcome Back from the Superintendent!

Dear Parents/Guardians, Welcome to a brand new year at SD62 – we couldn’t be more excited about what’s to come. I hope your families were able to get some summer rest, restore balance and energize yourselves for an exciting new school year. Whether your child is just beginning their school career with us or entering ...

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Back to School – September 3rd, 2019

District staff is looking forward to yet another promising and exciting year for our learning community. As we ready schools and learning spaces to welcome your families, you are likely getting ready as well. We wanted to share some information to help you. School starts Tuesday September 3rd with elementary and middle school students attending for ...

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