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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Celebrating Shelly Kenyon

We know who really runs the school. It’s not the principal, or the vice-principal. It’s the secretary! Shelly Kenyon, who arrived just over a year ago, is the face of Godson.

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Monday, November 6th, 2017

Lest We Forget

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I recently came across the letter below that was written by Captain Charles May of the British Infantry to his wife on the eve of one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War: The Somme offe

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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Celebrating Hilda Paxian

Hilda Paxian has been a dedicated employee of the Abbotsford School District for 26 years. Hilda has been an Administrative Clerk at Jackson, Matsqui, and Bradner Elementary (just to name a few).

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Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

In Memoriam

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It was this time last year that life in our district seemed to stand still, as we tried to come to grips with the unthinkable tragedy that occurred at Abby Senior.

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Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Celebrating the Surrey Sistahs!

The Surrey Sistahs are at the Park! Introducing Lynne Fedora, Heather Johnson and Cathy Beukers. These brave ladies made the leap and joined the Abbotsford School District this year.

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Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Moving from Topics to Concepts

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I visited Alexander Elementary recently, and was impressed to see learning targets on the board in every classroom I visited. It was obviously a collective attempt on the part of the staff to be cl

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Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Celebrating Sarah Born

Sarah Born is the face of Abby Middle, working as an Intermediate Administrative clerk for the last two years. She greets visitors with a smile and warmly welcomes students throughout the day.

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Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Spotlight on Benefits

This month we will be sending out your customized Employee Benefits Statement.  It includes a customized listing of the benefits available to you, and lists your declared beneficiaries (the individ

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Thursday, October 5th, 2017

If Not Us, Then Who?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I had the pleasure of attending our Orange Shirt Day ceremony last week at Mill Lake.

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Celebrating Yvonne Funk

“Keep calm and ask Yvonne” is a common phrase heard throughout our hallways. Yvonne Funk has been the administrative assistant at Alexander Elementary for the past 8 years.

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