April 28, 2016
DPAC Executive pens letter to District 71 School Board trustees to express concern regarding funding decisions for the upcoming 2016/17 school year. Read Letter
March 18, 2016
If you haven't all ready checked out this website, take some time!
It is an amazing wealth of resources and information for students and parents.
February 29, 2016
Trustees to vote on recommendations at March 15th meeting.
Acting Superintendent Tom Demeo has recommended:
- closing Puntledge and moving the school to Lake Trail as a K-7 school
- moving Lake Trail grade 8s and 9s to Vanier and shifting boundaries at secondary
- modify the catchments to turn Arden and Courtenay Elem into K-7 schools
- create a dual track school at Airport for 2017-2018
- create a dual track school at Robb Road starting 2018-2019
The upcoming Community Forums regarding the Alternative Instructional Week. The confirmed dates are as follows:
Wednesday, March 9 - Cumberland Community School, 6:30-8:00pm
Thursday, March 10 - Lake Trail School, 6:30-8:00pm
Wednesday, March 16 - Mark Isfeld School, 6:30-8:00pm
Thursday, March 17 - Highland Secondary School, 6:30-8:00pm
February 18, 2016
Just released from Nick Moore, President of the Comox Teacher's Association:
Press release from the Comox District Teahcers Association
Press release from the BC Teachers Federation
Letter from School District 71 Trustees to the Provincial Government regarding government underfunding of public education.
February 15, 2016
School District No. 71 (Comox Valley) is engaging the community in a consultation process where the Board of Education is asking for feedback related to the Alternative Week Schedule.
Click Here to see the options and provide feedback.