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Thursday, March 12th, 2020

Celebrating Our Educational Assistants

The Educational Assistants at Auguston Traditional Elementary are a fantastic team of caring adults who make a difference every day in the lives of students.  With their 54 years of combined experi

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Thursday, March 12th, 2020

Tax Season is Here!

It’s that time of year again – tax season! Our Payroll staff have been busy preparing T4s for our employees, which were distributed via email on February 28th.

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Thursday, March 12th, 2020

How Well Do You Understand Your Child’s Report Card?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

A few years ago when we were updating our strategic plan (in much the same way we are now), we reached out to parents, staff and community members to ask about the things we needed to consider so a

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Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

Celebrating our Inclusive Educators

Experts of inclusive education all agree that it takes much more than just placing students with disabilities next to their general-education peers to achieve truly inclusive classrooms.

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Monday, February 17th, 2020

Respect in the Workplace E-Learning

On February 24, 2020, Respect in the Workplace e-learning is being launched District-wide. We all want to be a part of a workplace where we feel valued, safe and respected.

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Friday, February 14th, 2020

Student Voice: Are you Really Listening (#2)

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I made a commitment earlier this year to have focused meetings with students in our secondary schools as an integral part of my school visits. I do because I gain valuable insight into the perspect

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Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Celebrating our Youth Care Workers

Bakerview Centre for Learning (BCL), Abbotsford’s alternate secondary school, prides itself on the quality of the relationships it builds with its students and their families/caregivers.

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Wednesday, February 5th, 2020

Where to From Here?

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

At one of my recent school visits, a colleague asked me where I think the district needs to go next in terms of its goals. The question came out of a spirited discussion we were having about the in

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Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Got News? Tell Us!

By Kayla Stuckart, Manager of Communications

In the Communications Department, we’re always on the hunt for good news stories that celebrate our educators, students and schools!

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Friday, January 24th, 2020

Celebrating our Facilities Team

Snow in the Lower Mainland tends to always create a flurry of activity in school districts and the past ten days was no exception for our Facilities Department.

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