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General Info on school exposure from Fraser Health
If your child’s school has been notified of an exposure, no action is required unless you are contacted by Public Health or are otherwise directed by school officials.

Public Health will contact you directly in case of any school exposure involving your child…. Read more »

Welcome back to the start of another year in Delta schools —
I hope that our teachers, staff, students and parents were able to enjoy the summer, and had a chance to relax and recharge.
We are excited to see students and staff return to our schools, and are pleased that the majority of Delta students have chosen to return to school for in-class instruction as this will help to minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

We recognize that parents are seeing other school districts offer an additional option to address concerns about sending children back to school for in-class instruction. Since the release of our back to school plan on August 26, we have been connecting directly with those parents who continue to have questions to try to address their concerns…. Read more »

Peek at the Week August 28 2020
You should have received an email with this letter from Mrs. Palmer. Important information about back to school and links for more information is inside.
There is also a Parent Survey so that you can let us know your plans for your child(ren)’s learning this year…. Read more »

Delta School District’s priority remains fulfilling our purpose and mission of enabling all learners to succeed and contribute to their full potential to the future while at the same time ensuring a healthy and safe environment for all students, families and employees.
Delta’s Back to School Plan
In September, we expect schools to resume under Stage 2 of the Five Stage Framework for K-12 Education which calls for full attendance in classrooms to help minimize learning gaps and provide the academic,… Read more »

As I take some time to reflect on the 2019/2020 school year, I think it’s fair to say that the year started off like any other. However, it has certainly ended in a way unlike any year we have seen before.
Prior to the declaration of a global pandemic on March 11,… Read more »

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be open on June 1 with a priority for children of Essential Service Workers (ESWs) to be at school five days a week. The school-based childcare centres that have been open over the past two months to support children of ESWs will be closed at the end of the day on Friday,… Read more »

Delta Firefighters are encouraging students to use their creativity to highlight the people they are thankful for from across many different industries who are working hard to help others during these challenging times in a new community fundraising initiative.
Delta Firefighters will make a $10 donation to the school district’s Food Security Program for every submission received…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to attend Kindergarten in September.
For verification of your catchment area school, please call the School Board Office at 604-952-5340 or check the School Locator.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for the registration form and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,… Read more »

2020-2021 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
THE 2020/21 BUDGET AND CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
The Annual Operating Budget for 2020/21 is $162.8 million…. Read more »

Updated – March 24
Please be advised that all Delta School District school playgrounds and hard-court areas are closed.
City of Delta Mayor George V. Harvie has directed the closure of all playground equipment in Delta to prevent close contact of children using these facilities. While this may be disappointing for some children and families,… Read more »

We had such a great time on Pink Day!
Thank you to Emily, Alexandra, Emma and Ella L for teaching us the dance moves to Flo Rida’s, “That’s What I Like.” Even the parents and teachers were getting into the groove!
Thank you to the PAC volunteers who decorated our hallways and entranceway with hearts and pink shirts with positive messages to remind us to choose kindness and make a little bit of effort to change someone’s day…. Read more »

We have spoken with the mountain and the bus company and we will be heading to the slopes on Thursday Jan 30, Thursday Feb 13, Monday Feb 24 and Thursday March 5.
Be sure to check the forecast and dress for changing weather. Please be at the school at 7AM to load the buses and head for the snow…. Read more »

Dear Parents/Guardians,
Please visit the links below for important information from Fraser Health.
• Reminder letter regarding BC’s new vaccination status reporting regulation – https://district.public.deltasd.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/FH-Immunization-record-letter-to-parents-Jan-2020.pdf
• Important information on Coronavirus – https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/SchoolMemo_CoronavirusUpdate_24Jan2020.pdf
If you have any questions regarding Coronavirus, please call 811 or visit the BC Centre for Disease Control website for further information…. Read more »

We will be filling our tummies with pancakes, eggs, and sausages with Santa on Tuesday, Dec. 10th starting at 7:30AM.
All items are $1 each. Santa is scheduled to arrive at 8:15AM.
Thank you to all of our parent volunteers and PAC for organizing this fun and yummy annual event!… Read more »

We are decking the halls and singing our hearts out to get ready for “Holly Jolly Christmas – Canada’s Favourite Game Show”
The dress rehearsal so that all students can see the show will be on Tuesday at 1:30PM. The matinee performance will be on Wednesday afternoon at 1:15PM and the evening performance will be on Thursday at 6:30PM…. Read more »

Head lice are very common and easy to check for. It has nothing to do with the cleanliness of the environment, but they are spread by head-to-head contact which can sometimes happen at school.
If we do see nits or adult lice in your child’s hair, we will inform you by phone and a letter home…. Read more »

Late French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Grade 6 entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St, Delta – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:30pm

Late French Immersion Application Dates:

Online application will be available on Delta’s website on Monday,… Read more »

FREE INFO NIGHT May 1st @SDSS 7-8:30PM
https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/event/free-info-night-with-dr-lapointe-parenting-the-child-with-anxiety/
 … Read more »