Cultural Celebration – G̱wa̱myasa̱p̕a

Preparing for and participating in our winter G̱wa̱myasa̱p̕a has given all members of the Eagle View community opportunity to come together for a unified celebration of our learning about Kwakwaka’wakw culture. The collective contributions of students, staff, families and community have helped strengthen our foundations for continued learning from and with one another. It is Read More …

NISS Mural

This is Nicole Dawson working on a beautiful mural at North Island Secondary School. Nicole is a Grade 11 student and an aspiring artist who is working on an Independent Directed Study in First Nations Art & Design.  This semester Nicole is designing and painting several murals throughout the school to help enhance the school’s Read More …

Pink Shirt Day!

Now a movement celebrated across the globe, Pink Shirt Day has humble beginnings and inspired by an act of kindness, here are a couple of photos of our students at Alert Bay Elementary School today, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, wearing pink shirts to take a symbolic stand against bullying.

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 …