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Dear DG Families,
 

A very Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! Enjoy the sunshine!

Health and Safety Measures
Please refer to the email sent out to all families about what September’s return to school will look like. It is important to know that the current K-12 health and safety guidelines must continue to be followed for the remainder of the 2020/2021 school year,… Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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Dear DG Families,

 
 
As we previously shared, in honour and remembrance the 215 children found buried at the site of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, our students attached 215 orange felt hearts, along with pink hearts with messages of love and support, along our fence bordering 112th Ave. … Read more »

Dear DG Families,
Happy last month of school. We’re nearly there!  As we look forward to summer break (it’s just around the corner!), we are so appreciative of your support throughout this school year.  Ours is truly a wonderful school community!  This year hasn’t been easy, but we’re navigating it together…. Read more »

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 »

Dear DG Families,

Welcome to the first week of June! June is a busy month for us at the school. Please make sure that you are reading the emails sent out to you from the school. With the end of the school year coming up quickly, please be aware of the events happening for your child(ren)…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,
 

Parent Appreciation Week
After this unprecedented year, our staff would like to thank all of our parents and guardians for their continued support! Please take a look at the thank you banners that will be showcased in a window at our school.
 

Vision 2030 Parent Survey
Delta School District is pleased to announce that it is embarking on an exciting journey to develop its Vision for the next 10 years…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,
 

We are expecting some rain this week but in general, the warm weather is coming! Please remember to pack a water bottle, hat, and sunscreen for your child. For our younger children, as it would be simpler, sunscreen can be applied at home prior to coming to school…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,

Wishing all the Mothers out there a very wonderful Mother’s Day this Sunday.
 
 

Class Photos
Class photos will be on Tuesday, May 11th (weather permitting). Following health orders, we will need to take our pictures outside with our students socially distanced from one another.
 
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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 »

Dear DG Families,
 
 

Class Photos
A reminder that we have moved the class photos date to May 11th, weather permitting (it will need to be canceled this year if May 11th is a rainy day).
Should you want to ensure you get picture memories of this school year, be sure to order a yearbook (the only way to get one)…. Read more »

2021-2022 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.
2021/22 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2021/22 is $169.480 million.
The District anticipates a growth in enrollment of 35 full-time enrolled (FTE) students for the 2021/22 school year,… Read more »

Dear DG Families,

Class Photos – new date
The weather next week is calling for rain!  Due to the current health and safety protocols, our class photos need to take place outdoors, with students socially distanced.  As such, we have moved the class photos date to May 11th, weather permitting (it will need to be canceled this year if May 11th is a rainy day)…. Read more »

Dear DG Families,

Allergies at school
A reminder:
We have students and staff at Devon Gardens who have severe, life threatening allergies to nuts, fish/seafood and onions.  We need to ensure that we provide a safe environment for all members of our school community by preventing any allergic reactions.  As such,… Read more »

While staff and students are away… our Facilities Team has been hard at work.
With hallways and classrooms empty during Spring Break, it’s the perfect time for our crews to complete some major (and minor) renovations. Below are just some of the many projects our team has been working on over the last two weeks…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to start Kindergarten in September.  Online registration will remain open until March 26, 2021.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for instructions on how to register online and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Please register your child as soon as possible…. Read more »

 

Scan the QR code using the camera on your phone or visit the ERASE Report It website: https://erasereportit.gov.bc.ca/add/report-itRead more »

On Thursday, March 11, staff and students at the Delta School District are holding Roc Your Mocs, an event to celebrate cultural diversity and identity through traditional footwear.
The original ‘Rock Your Mocs’ event takes place annually in November. The campaign started in 2011 in the U.S. in support of National Native American Heritage Month and provides a positive opportunity for Indigenous people to unite and celebrate tribal individuality by wearing moccasins…. Read more »

Delta School District is pleased to accept applications from families and students residing within and outside of the Delta School District. We offer a wide range of learning programs for all students.
In previous years, parents were able to apply online or in person. This process has been revised for the 2021/22 school year as a result of the ongoing pandemic…. Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2021/22 school year runs from February 16 – 23. As a result of the pandemic, Delta School District has moved its registration process online 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 »