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Laity View Elementary unveils new legacy project mural with Katzie First Nation artist

June 17, 2024 3:06 PM
The library at Laity View Elementary is home to a new mural created by Katzie First Nation artist Rain Pierre in collaboration with students. The vibrant blue and purple mural  read more

#FridayReads: Get ready for summer fun with The Tree House that Jack Built

June 14, 2024 3:17 PM
Hammond Elementary teacher-librarian Kristen Power recommends The Tree House that Jack Built by Bonnie Verburg and Mark Teague just in time for summer break.   Summer is on the way!  read more

Thomas Haney Secondary students build robot for global competition

June 13, 2024 2:45 PM
Meet the ThunderTech Robotics team’s newest invention: A nearly 130-pound industrial size robot that’s twice as powerful as a Ford F-150. “It’s about as powerful as the latest Tesla Model  read more

#FridayReads: Learn how to Be a Good Ancestor this National Indigenous History Month

June 7, 2024 2:35 PM
Aboriginal Education acting vice principal Joseph Martin recommends Be a Good Ancestor by Leona Prince and Gabrielle Prince for National Indigenous History Month. I picked one of my all-time favourite picture books,  read more

#FridayReads: Celebrate Pride and love with Prince & Knight

May 31, 2024 4:11 PM
Yennadon Elementary teacher-librarian Candace White recommends Prince & Knight by Daniel Haack for Pride Month. Who doesn’t love a fairytale? This one has everything! A king and queen looking for  read more

#FridayReads: Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with The Name Jar

May 24, 2024 1:49 PM
Glenwood Elementary teacher-librarian Michiyo Watanabe recommends The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi for Asian Heritage Month. The Name Jar is a touching and uplifting story about a little girl named Unhei who  read more

Thomas Haney Musical Theatre presents Mean Girls (High Ҵý Version)

May 23, 2024 2:38 PM
The Thomas Haney musical theatre class is bringing The Plastics to life on stage this spring, in a performance that’s bound to be, as Gretchen likes to say, “so fetch!”  read more

Garibaldi Secondary students selected for national youth wind orchestra

May 16, 2024 3:48 PM
Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows Ҵý District students Ethan Knowles and Alex Gibson are striking a chord on the national stage. The two Garibaldi Secondary students have been selected for  read more

Coming back to school 23 years later ‘changed the direction of my life’: Continuing Ed Valedictorian

May 13, 2024 3:26 PM
Channi Gonzales stood at the front of the stage, facing her classmates, teachers, family, and friends. “I would like to start off by congratulating the graduates on completing this chapter  read more

#FridayReads: Celebrate cultural diversity with The Lost Dumpling

May 17, 2024 2:03 PM
Highland Park Elementary English Language Learners (ELL) teacher Leah Kitamura and Grade 5 international student Addison Ha recommend The Lost Dumpling and Be You, Mandu! by Kirstin Hepburn. May is Asian  read more
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