News and Announcements

Are you interested in French Immersion?
Delta School District is sharing a pre-recorded presentation and hosting Question and Answer sessions on our French Immersion Programs in December and January.
Did you know there are two French Immersion Programs offered in Delta?
EARLY French Immersion Program (Kindergarten to Grade 12) and LATE French Immersion Program (Grade 6 to Grade 12)…. Read more »

In April 2021, the Delta School District embarked on an exciting journey to develop its vision for the next decade.
An Advisory Committee comprised of representatives from our staff, students, education partners (CUPE 1091, Delta Teachers’ Association and Delta District Parent Advisory Council, and Delta Principals and Vice Principals Association), the Delta Board of Education and local First Nation Peoples – Musqueam and Tsawwassen First Nations –… Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »

2021-2022 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
2021/22 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2021/22 is $169.480 million.
The District anticipates a growth in enrollment of 35 full-time enrolled (FTE) students for the 2021/22 school year,… Read more »

While staff and students are away… our Facilities Team has been hard at work.
With hallways and classrooms empty during Spring Break, it’s the perfect time for our crews to complete some major (and minor) renovations. Below are just some of the many projects our team has been working on over the last two weeks…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to start Kindergarten in September.  Online registration will remain open until March 26, 2021.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for instructions on how to register online and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Please register your child as soon as possible…. Read more »

 

Scan the QR code using the camera on your phone or visit the ERASE Report It website: https://erasereportit.gov.bc.ca/add/report-itRead more »

On Thursday, March 11, staff and students at the Delta School District are holding Roc Your Mocs, an event to celebrate cultural diversity and identity through traditional footwear.
The original ‘Rock Your Mocs’ event takes place annually in November. The campaign started in 2011 in the U.S. in support of National Native American Heritage Month and provides a positive opportunity for Indigenous people to unite and celebrate tribal individuality by wearing moccasins…. Read more »

If your child was born in 2016 and you are interested in the Kindergarten Early French Immersion Program, please visit the website for more information and registration:
https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/programs/french-immersion/
Online application deadline is Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 4:00 pm!… Read more »

If your child is turning 5 in 2021, Kindergarten registration begins February 16th to 23rd, 2021 and will be done on-line.  For more information please go to:
https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/Read more »

There will be a Zoom meeting for parents and caregivers of children with exceptionalities on Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 6:00 pm.  For more information and meeting link, please go to:
Incoming K Information Meeting – Exceptionalities Jan 20
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Delta School  District will be hosting a zoom workshop “Let’s Talk : Managing Stress in These Uncertain Times” for our Punjabi speaking community next Thursday, December 3rd from 6:30-8pm.
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://ca01web.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5ErcuyqqjooHNwppexMO_VaGuyegKvFZ9pE
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting…. Read more »

Tips on how to celebrate Gurpurab safely at home:
Fraser Health has created resources for community members who may be celebrating Gurpurab on Monday. These resources include suggestions for celebrating Gurpurab safely at home. The resource is available in English and Punjabi.
Gurpurab-Handout-Web-Home-Links
Gurpurab-Handout-Web-Home-Punjabi-Links
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Hello Kindergarten families,
We are very excited to welcome your child(ren) to Gibson Elementary this September.  In preparation for your new transition we have attached a welcome video to give you a sneak peek of life in Kindergarten.
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mpcAT1nLls&feature=youtu.be
 
Also please join us on Wednesday June 17th from 1pm to 2pm for a “Drive by Kindergarten Meet and Greet.”  Please pull into the round-about in front of the main entrance to meet some Gibson teachers and staff. … Read more »

Parent Connect will be available for bookings on Tuesday, January 28 at 8:30 am and will close on Wednesday, February 5th, at 4:00 pm.
Parents Letter_Stu Conference2020.docRead more »