Back To School Information

The first day back to school for this school year is Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Students only go to school from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on the first day except for Grade 8 students at Merritt Secondary School, they go from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The buses will run one hour later in […]

School Board Meeting

The next Regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held in the Merritt board room (1550 Chapman Street) on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Temporary Bus Route Changes for Princeton

There will be a temporary change to the Highway 3 East and Highway 3 West bus routes effective June 8, 2016 until the end of this school year.   These two routes have been combined and as a result, there are slight changes to pick-up and drop off times.  Attached is the amended bus schedule.  BusSchedule-Princeton-15-16 […]

Battle of the Books 2016

Battle of the books in SD 58 took place May 31st. Five schools participated – each championing their own book choice. Watch the highlights of the battle here!

Changes to the Graduation Program and Assessment

Below are documents outlining the changes to the Graduation Program and Assessment.  Included is the letter to teachers from the Ministry of Education explaining the changes to the graduation process and the timeline.  Also included is a chart detailing changes to Provincial Assessment along with a “Questions and Answers” document. Letter from the Ministry – […]

School Board Meeting

The next Regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held in the Princeton board room (157 Tapton Avenue) on Wednesday, June 8, 2016, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Legal Information Resources for Children and Youth in British Columbia

A Recent project by the Representative for Children and Youth has gathered resource of information on legal resources for children and youth.  It provides a comprehensive list of legal information resources for B.C. children, youth, and the people helping them with legal issues with information about relevant resources. It lists legal information resources by legal […]

Calling all Parents in School District 58

You are all invited to a Parent session of “Play is the Way” with Sean Smith a participatory evening for parents. This informational session will stimulate working partnerships between parents and teachers and will help parents understand their role in encouraging their children to develop the skills for life as well as learning. This session […]

Parent Satisfaction Survey

School District No.58 (Nicola-Similkameen) is interested in your feedback.  If you are a parent of a gr. 3, 4, 7, 10 or 12 student we would like you to participate in a ten minute online survey telling us about your experience.  Your feedback is important to us and will help us make decisions regarding your […]