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The grads looked spectacular for our June 8th Grad Celebration.  Check them out, unfortunately due to the fact that there was more than one camera taking shots you may need to search to the end of the photos to see all the photos of your grad.
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This is will be in the Optimist on Thursday, June 17th!
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Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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To honour and recognize our graduating class, the school organized a “Grad Week” from Monday May 31 – June 4th with various spirit days, a free lunch from our culinary arts program and freezies.  This year’s graduating class did not have the opportunity to celebrate as a large group or experience many of the celebratory events previous grad classes had…. Read more »

In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »

Every year, the grads put a float in the May Days parade and generate a lot of school spirit celebrating being from Ladner and the history of the event.  This year in addition to their virtual float video, the grads created their own mini float and invited learning cohorts down to receive a pair of pacer sunglasses,… Read more »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »

2021-2022 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.
2021/22 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2021/22 is $169.480 million.
The District anticipates a growth in enrollment of 35 full-time enrolled (FTE) students for the 2021/22 school year,… Read more »

Delta School District, in partnership with the Industry Training Authority (ITA) and Ministry of Education, offers two programs that enable students to begin an apprenticeship while still at high school.
Our Train in Trades program allows students to earn between 8 to 24 graduation credits. The school district will even pay for students’ tuition for their foundation program…. Read more »

While staff and students are away… our Facilities Team has been hard at work.
With hallways and classrooms empty during Spring Break, it’s the perfect time for our crews to complete some major (and minor) renovations. Below are just some of the many projects our team has been working on over the last two weeks…. Read more »

Click the link for information and to register.
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Scan the QR code using the camera on your phone or visit the ERASE Report It website: https://erasereportit.gov.bc.ca/add/report-itRead more »

On Thursday, March 11, staff and students at the Delta School District are holding Roc Your Mocs, an event to celebrate cultural diversity and identity through traditional footwear.
The original ‘Rock Your Mocs’ event takes place annually in November. The campaign started in 2011 in the U.S. in support of National Native American Heritage Month and provides a positive opportunity for Indigenous people to unite and celebrate tribal individuality by wearing moccasins…. Read more »

DSS held a course planning evening via Zoom on Thursday, Feb. 18th.
Grade 9 Course Selection (for current Grade 8’s)
Grade 10-12 Course Selection (for current Grade 9-11’s)
For more information, see our Course Planning & Course Selection pages.
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Delta’s Film Academy is having a zoom session on Saturday, Feb. 20th at 10:00 a.m.
Register to join the conversation about an amazing opportunity next year for your child!… Read more »

Delta School District is pleased to accept applications from families and students residing within and outside of the Delta School District. We offer a wide range of learning programs for all students.
In previous years, parents were able to apply online or in person. This process has been revised for the 2021/22 school year as a result of the ongoing pandemic…. Read more »

Parents As Education & Career Coaches

Register here
EducationPlannerBC: Parents as Education and Career Coaches – Delta
Join us for an interactive workshop for parents designed to support you in guiding your student after high school as well as help you understand the BC post-secondary environment.
What you can expect:
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Learn more about the career options open to Delta students. Watch this helpful video which explains the various options: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EWQf2Yw2DbI
Students can even start their apprenticeship in High School!  Please see your school Career Programs Facilitator for more information on how the school district will pay the tuition for apprenticeship programs that we have partnerships with. … Read more »