News

We hope you have had an enjoyable summer break and been able to catch up with family and friends. We are excited to welcome students back to school next Tuesday (September 6) to continue our mission of inspiring and nurturing thriving, future-ready learners.
For the coming school year, we will continue to focus on our strategic priorities of ensuring learning success and graduation for all students,… Read more »

School trustees are elected members of a board of education. They represent the public and advocate for public education in their community. They have one primary mandate: improving learning for all students.
Local school trustee elections allow the community an important opportunity to lead and oversee investment in public education. The next local elections will be held on October 15,… Read more »

As I look back on this past school year, the fall of 2021 seems like a distant memory. It’s hard to believe that we started the school year with numerous communicable disease health and safety restrictions and measures in place. Thankfully, since Spring Break, we have been able to resume more normal school operations,… Read more »

2022-2023 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.
2022/23 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2022/23 is $166.2 million, down by $10 million from the 2021/2022 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $176.2 million…. Read more »

Did you miss the priority deadline to start your child on their journey to becoming fluent in French through Early French Immersion? It’s not too late – we are still accepting applications!
French Immersion is available to all students starting in Kindergarten, through Early French Immersion or through applying in Grade 5 for Late French Immersion in Grade 6…. Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2022/23 school year runs from February 14-20. As a result of the pandemic, the registration process will be online again this year.
Detailed instructions on how to register will be posted on the district’s website in early February. Please note: Schools will not accept registration documents in person…. 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 »

We hope you all are having a wonderful summer holiday! While there is still a little summer left to enjoy, here is some important information to help you plan for the opening week of school.
The office is now open for the school year daily from 8:45am – 3:30pm. If you would like to register your child,… 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 »

Please see our school start up information and COVID-19 protocols:
September 8, 2020 – School Re-Start InfoRead more »

Due to the blended model of instruction mixing distance and in-person learning, changes have been made to the term 3 report cards.  Please read the attached letter for more information.
COVID Year End Reporting Parent Letter
 
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The Delta School District is offering REMOTE Summer Learning opportunities to students currently in Grades K-6.  This program is available to Delta students only.  The program is called Grades 1-7 Enrichment Online Program.
For more information, click on the link below:
https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/programs/continuing-education/summer-school-registration/Read more »

May 29, 2020
This information is for parents / guardians regarding student return to school on a voluntary, part-time basis at Chalmers Elementary School.
 
Students must not attend school if they demonstrate any signs of illness.
Dear Parents / Guardians:
We are pleased to welcome your child(ren) back to school and provide you this information in order to inform you about the routines and protocols required to ensure the health and safety of all in our school communities…. Read more »