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Leadership students at Imagine High gather in the main foyer on Sept. 2, 2021. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Virtual townhall for interested parents to learn about Chilliwack arts and tech schools

Meetings Jan. 18, 25 to ask questions and meet the principals of Leary, AD Rundle and Imagine High

 

Construction work at the site of the expansion to G.W. Graham secondary school on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021. (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)

Construction begins on expansion to Chilliwack’s G.W. Graham secondary school

The target date for the project to be completed is September of 2022

 

Imagine High principal Brooke Haller (left) and vice principal Stacey Parsons (right). (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack’s brand-new Imagine High welcomes students to class on opening day

School administration have worked hard to create a community and a sense of belonging

 

Adhering to safety measures like masks, hand-washing, social distancing and staying home if you’re sick will reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission among children. (Black Press file photo)

B.C. Children’s Hospital says COVID-19 hospitalizations for children remain low

Hospitalizations have remained at about two per cent throughout the pandemic

Adhering to safety measures like masks, hand-washing, social distancing and staying home if you’re sick will reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission among children. (Black Press file photo)
British Columbia’s provincial flag flies on a flag pole in Ottawa, Friday July 3, 2020. An independent report has found systemic racism in a northern B.C. school board and calls for a province-wide investigation of the issue. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

‘Clearly discriminatory and systemically racist’: Report on B.C. school board

‘I walk into a school and my chest tightens,’ one person said in the report

British Columbia’s provincial flag flies on a flag pole in Ottawa, Friday July 3, 2020. An independent report has found systemic racism in a northern B.C. school board and calls for a province-wide investigation of the issue. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Pre-pandemic, volunteers got together to load up backpacks with school supplies for Murray Honda's and Staples' 'We Got Your Back' program. (submitted photo)

We Got Your Back program helping Chilliwack students succeed

Murray Honda and Chilliwack Staples lead the charge, providing school supplies to kids in need

Pre-pandemic, volunteers got together to load up backpacks with school supplies for Murray Honda's and Staples' 'We Got Your Back' program. (submitted photo)
A student walks off the bus at a school in Montreal, on Monday, August 31, 2020. (Canadian Press/Paul Chiasson)

OPINION: Parents reminded to stay calm behind wheel as school starts

Stressful pandemic situation could exacerbate traffic issues, says BCAA

A student walks off the bus at a school in Montreal, on Monday, August 31, 2020. (Canadian Press/Paul Chiasson)
Education Minister Rob Fleming in Chilliwack on Sept. 17. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress)

B.C. to announce plans for September return to school amid COVID-19 pandemic

Plan to include measures nimble enough to react to the possibility of a second wave of COVID-19

Education Minister Rob Fleming in Chilliwack on Sept. 17. (Paul Henderson/ The Progress)