Author: Alison Mercer

Literacy Week at Cheslakees Elementary……………………………..

Students have been celebrating Literacy last week at Cheslakees Elementary School with many different activities each day.  Having a local author Stan Hall in reading from his books and Mother Goose doing activities in the library this Tuesday morning started with coffee, muffins, and families reading in the classroom and ended with a variety of new books Read More …

AJ Elliott Elementary School hosts another year of SD85 Annual Cross Country Meet in Sointula…….

A.J. Elliott organized and hosted this event on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.           All of School District No. 85 schools, Gwa’Sala-Nakwaxda’xw School, T’Lisalagi’Law School, and K’ak’ot’lats’i School attended this annual event with approximately 200 students participating.  This event has been held at A.J. Elliott Elementary School since as long as anyone can Read More …

Alert Bay Elementary had a visitor………

 In the photo is Sandra Cook and Spencer O’Brien. Spencer O’Brien, Olympic Snowboarder, came to visit Alert Bay Elementary School on Thursday, September 21, 2017.  She spoke to the whole student body about her journey through life reaching to the Olympics and answered a tonne of questions students had.   After the assembly, Spencer took the Read More …

Harvesting Honey in Port Alice……

Sea View Elementary Junior Secondary School’s First Honey Harvest! On the first full day of the new school year, students at Sea View Elementary Junior Secondary School in Port Alice, took part in their first harvest of school honey!  In anticipation of the big event, frames of honey-laden combs were removed from the school beehive Read More …