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Dear DG Families,

Our sincerest thank you to all our students and families for what has turned out to be an unusual school year.   Thank you for your support and for your resilience this last term and we were grateful for the opportunity to reconnect with many of our students and their families as we closed out the year. … Read more »

As I take some time to reflect on the 2019/2020 school year, I think it’s fair to say that the year started off like any other. However, it has certainly ended in a way unlike any year we have seen before.
Prior to the declaration of a global pandemic on March 11,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,
This has been another busy week at our school.  Please see info and reminders below

Last Week of School
A reminder that, for students in the Delta School District, this is the last week for online and in-person instruction.  Next week, we will be holding our Grade 7 Leaving Ceremony and celebrations,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,
It has been great to see some of our students return to school this week.
If your child has not been in attendance and you would like them to attend school in June, please email Mme Greenhalgh at egreenhalgh@deltasd.bc.ca and Ms. Tee stee@deltasd.bc.ca  Please note, you may not bring your child to school without contacting us first as we need to ensure we are adhering to Ministry mandated school density targets,… Read more »

Dear DG  Families,
We are excited to welcome some of our students back to school on Monday, June 1.  We have been working hard at school in order to be prepared for our partial return to in school instruction.  Just a reminder, whether or not to send kids back is a personal decision that each family needs to make. … Read more »

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be open on June 1 with a priority for children of Essential Service Workers (ESWs) to be at school five days a week. The school-based childcare centres that have been open over the past two months to support children of ESWs will be closed at the end of the day on Friday,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,
We hope you are keeping well these days.   Recently, as part of the Province Restart Plan, the government has decided that schools will make a return to in-person instruction (with limits and guidelines), beginning June 1st.   Please make sure that you have read the letter from Mme Greenhalgh,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,
As part of BC’s restart plan, the Province has decided to transition schools back to in-person learning, on a part-time basis, beginning June 1st.  Knowing that families may have differing views and comfort levels around this, there is no requirement for parents to send their children back to school next month…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,
 

We want to take this time to wish all the Mothers out there a very Happy Mother’s Day this Sunday!
 
Given recent announcements in the news about the Province’s Restart Plan there are many questions about the possibility of a return to school for students.  … Read more »

Delta Firefighters are encouraging students to use their creativity to highlight the people they are thankful for from across many different industries who are working hard to help others during these challenging times in a new community fundraising initiative.
Delta Firefighters will make a $10 donation to the school district’s Food Security Program for every submission received…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to attend Kindergarten in September.
For verification of your catchment area school, please call the School Board Office at 604-952-5340 or check the School Locator.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for the registration form and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,
We wanted to take this opportunity to thank all of you for all that you are doing.  We were unable to have our scheduled in school parent appreciation day earlier in April.  As such, our staff created this to thank each and everyone of you and to let you know that we are thinking of you…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,
 

Star Wars – May the 4th Be With You Day
Monday, May 4 was supposed to be Spirit Day at DG and you’re still encouraged to participate if you want!  It’s Star Wars / Disney Day!  (The spirit day idea comes from the Star Wars phrase “May the force be with you”… Read more »

2020-2021 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.
THE 2020/21 BUDGET AND CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
The Annual Operating Budget for 2020/21 is $162.8 million…. Read more »

Updated – March 24
Please be advised that all Delta School District school playgrounds and hard-court areas are closed.
City of Delta Mayor George V. Harvie has directed the closure of all playground equipment in Delta to prevent close contact of children using these facilities. While this may be disappointing for some children and families,… Read more »

Late French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Grade 6 entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St, Delta – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:30pm

Late French Immersion Application Dates:

Online application will be available on Delta’s website on Monday,… Read more »

 
September 24, 2019
Dear Delta Parents & Guardians,
As you have likely seen and heard through the media, youth around the world have been staging rallies and other forms of peaceful protest in the effort to express their concern for their future on this planet. On the afternoon of Friday September 27,… Read more »

 
Welcome back to school everyone—
As the year begins, I wish Delta students, parents, and staff a wonderful school year.
I hope that Delta’s amazing summer weather has given you all the opportunity to rest, relax, recharge, and spend time with family and friends. As we settle into our schools and learning spaces,… Read more »

As we wind down the 2018/19 school year and look towards the warm, restorative days of summer break, I would like to take this time to acknowledge the hard work and commitment to success we have experienced across Delta School District this school year.
Thank you to all our parents and staff who have helped and supported our students in innumerable ways…. Read more »