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Posted On Thursday, September 29, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
We are in the final days of September and looking forward to Fire Prevention Week (October 3-7), and World Teachers’ Day (October 5). Thank you to parents, students, and staff who shared in reading stories of connecting and developing relationships to help everyone feel welcome, cared for, and to have a sense of belonging in our schools and district buildings.
October: Equity and Courage
Throughout October, I will highlight stories...

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Posted On Thursday, September 29, 2022

School Affordability Fund The Kamloops Thompson Board of Education is taking steps to implement a plan providing $1.6 million in additional financial support for students and families. 
The funding is the District’s share of a one-time $60 million Student and Family Affordability Fund (SFAF) announced in August by the Ministry of Education and Child Care. 
District staff have consulted with school principals and community groups to help determine the best way to distribute its...

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Posted On Friday, September 23, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
To coincide with the arrival of Autumn, students are well established in their classrooms and courses and student learning is advancing in earnest. In this Weekly Update, I spotlight some of the tremendous learning resources and opportunities being developed for students by the Curriculum Department. As you will read, these stories highlight the importance of developing and maintaining relationships and connections, a core value in our 2022-2027...

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Posted On Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Board NotesFrom the regular meeting of the Board of Education. Find out about Leadership Development Program, Employee Engagement Committee, and National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Read Board Notes here.

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Posted On Friday, September 16, 2022

Moon and StarsDear Parents and Caregivers:
In September, I will continue to highlight stories about the importance of developing relationships and connections, a core value in our 2022-2027 District Strategic Plan .
Ralph Bell Elementary School Re-opening 
Last night, at Ralph Bell Elementary School, Peter Michel and Amanda and Randy Big Sorrel Horse smudged the school and then sang and drummed the ceremonial welcome song for the Ralph Bell families, staff, and friends....

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