“My Ḵ̓wa̱la’yu” meaning ‘my reason for living’ is an original music video project written, recorded and filmed by N’we Jinan along with a group of youth from the Gwa’sala-‘Nakwaxda’xw Nations who are also students of the Eke Me-Xi Learning Centre. This acoustic power ballad explores all sides of their community – positive, negatives and how […]
Students and Staff through the school district had fun showing off their costumes for Halloween. Some schools carved pumpkins while others learned about the anatomy of spiders!
On October 7, 2019, The Board Trustees paid a visit to Cheslakees Elementary School. The students showed them what they have been learning.
Jillian Walkus, Principal of Eagle View Elementary, thanks Merilee Tognella and Kristina Fedorak of 460 Realty for their donation to the Breakfast & Lunch Program. Lynn Wilson of 460 Realty, presents a cheque to Lana Brown, Child & Youth Care Worker of Sunset Elementary, for the school’s Breakfast Program.
September 30 was Orange Shirt Day. The students and staff of SD85 honoured the Indigenous children who were sent away to residential schools in Canada by learning about the history of those schools, having discussions about it, decorating their own orange shirts and sharing the book, The Orange Shirt by Phyllis Webstad.