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Don’t Miss Out on This $1,200 Grant
Parents and guardians of children between six and nine years old are invited to apply for the BC Training and Education Savings Grant. Open a Registered Education Savings Plan and the Province of B.C. will deposit $1,200 into it for your child’s post-secondary education…. Read more »

Burnsview’s Grade 7 parent information nights are coming up early in the New Year. It would be greatly appreciated if you could share this information with your Grade 7 parents and students.
The French Immersion information night will be held on Thursday, January 16th, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in the Library…. Read more »

Are you thinking about enrolling your child in French Immersion? Have your questions answered at the following French Immersion Parent Information Nights:
Early French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Kindergarten entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St,… Read more »

https://makemathmoments.lpages.co/fall-2019-virtual-summit/… Read more »

These are exciting times for young innovators! The Science Fair Foundation of British Columbia would like to extend an invitation to youth in your community to participate in the 2020 Youth Innovation Showcase.
Who can participate?
·        Any young person between the ages of 12 to 24 who resides in BC or the Yukon…. Read more »

This year Diwali is on Sunday, October 27th.
If you would like some quick information or activity ideas please see the attachment or visit our Delta Learns site ‘Diversity Matters’ which has been updated to include a section on Diwali.
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I know we talk to you about the importance of setting up learning routines ALL THE TIME. You will be reassured to know the District talks to teachers about learning routines ALL THE TIME. They are the key to deep learning. Today, we looked at literacy routines and I thought you might appreciate these links…. Read more »

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South Delta High Schools host the Mindful Teen

The Mindful Teen Talk – Sat. Nov. 9, , 7:00-8:30 pm. Delta Manor Education Centre. Dr. Dzung Vo, leading paediatrician and co-founder of BC Children’s Centre for Mindfulness, will be giving a talk and hands-on demonstration of the program that helps teens build self-initiated skills for coping with stress,… Read more »

Delta Police Department presents…
A day of Leadership Learning for youth in Delta School District

Want to learn what it takes to be an Olympic athlete? a Provincial Court Judge? or a police officer or firefighter?
Join Delta Police on October 25th to hear from amazing leaders who work hard, break down barriers,… Read more »

Check out this link – I’m hoping it works for you! It was an email I received that I thought you’d appreciate digging through.
And here, at The Learnary, these guys reached out via email this week about a possible source of activities and supplies for our families…. Read more »

 
September 24, 2019
Dear Delta Parents & Guardians,
As you have likely seen and heard through the media, youth around the world have been staging rallies and other forms of peaceful protest in the effort to express their concern for their future on this planet. On the afternoon of Friday September 27,… Read more »

 
Welcome back to school everyone—
As the year begins, I wish Delta students, parents, and staff a wonderful school year.
I hope that Delta’s amazing summer weather has given you all the opportunity to rest, relax, recharge, and spend time with family and friends. As we settle into our schools and learning spaces,… Read more »

As we wind down the 2018/19 school year and look towards the warm, restorative days of summer break, I would like to take this time to acknowledge the hard work and commitment to success we have experienced across Delta School District this school year.
Thank you to all our parents and staff who have helped and supported our students in innumerable ways…. Read more »

June is Pride Month, and the Delta School District is raising rainbow flags this week at the two administrative buildings in Ladner to recognize this global initiative.
“We want to honour the fact that it is Pride Month and reaffirm our longstanding commitment to establishing and maintaining a safe and positive learning environment for all students and employees,” says Laura Dixon,… Read more »