School District #58

Nicola Similkameen


Student Achievement

  1. Establish high expectations for all students to achieve their full potential

  2. Monitor and assess student progress to plan for continuous improvement

  3. Create a culture of celebrating student successes

Effective Relationships

  1. Build relationships through open dialogue and active listening

  2. Encourage the involvement of all partners through mutual trust and respect

  3. Celebrate our diversities, fostering an environment that is safe and respectful

Effective Instruction

  1. Promote diversity and instructional strategies that inspire the curiosity and desire to learn

  2. Hold high expectations while being flexible and persistent in providing opportunities for all

  3. Encourage and support staff in seeking to improve their knowledge and skills

  4. Attract and retain outstanding staff


Mission Statement

School District No. 58 will work with families, schools and communities to develop the knowledge, skills and positive attitudes of all students.

School District No. 58 (Nicola-Similkameen)

1550 Chapman Street, Merritt, BC

PO Box 4100, V1K 1B8

Telephone: 250 378 5161

Toll Free: 1 800 778 3208

Fax: 250 378 6263

What’s New?

District Strategic Planning

SD 58 has begun planning for the future and needs your input.  Read more about it here.

Kindergarten Registration

Click here to find out more about Kindergarten at SD 58 and how to register your child.

2014-2015 Budget Planning Survey

This survey allows you to help in the budget planning process.  All submissions are confidential.  Need more info?  Here is the budget brochure.