Chilliwack School District

The Chilliwack School Board, 2019-2020. Dan Coulter (centre) is currently board chair, and David Swankey (far left) is vice chair. Their election is set for Oct. 30, 2020. (Submitted)

Chilliwack school board voting for board chair positions this week

Dan Coulter, the preliminary winner in Chilliwack riding for MLA, is currently board chair

 

The theatre at Imagine High was once the theatre for a bustling theatre program for the University of the Fraser Valley. Students will once again fill the space as the Chilliwack School District has taken over the space for their new arts and tech high school, opening in 2021. (Submitted photo)

Collaboration a big part of Chilliwack’s newest high school

Imagine High will eventually be home to 700 students and registration is almost open

 

The chair and vice chair of Chilliwack’s School Board, Dan Coulter and Willow Reichelt, at a Jan. 29, 2019 meeting. (Sarah Gawdin/ Chilliwack Progress)

Coulter confirms plan to resign from Chilliwack school board if elected

Dan Coulter says ‘it’s a little early’ to call the election, as mail-in votes wait to be counted

 

Two schools in Chilliwack have sent out notices to parents or been listed on the Fraser Health school exposure event website in the past week. (Pixabay)

Two Chilliwack schools send letters out regarding potential COVID-19 exposures

One public and one private school reporting mid-October exposure events

Two schools in Chilliwack have sent out notices to parents or been listed on the Fraser Health school exposure event website in the past week. (Pixabay)
Unsworth elementary school librarian, Lorraine Warner, explains to Grade 5 student, Zachary Greenwood, how to use the new book vending machine on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Unsworth elementary home to Chilliwack’s very first book vending machine

Students earn new books from the machine by completing reading challenges, being kind

Unsworth elementary school librarian, Lorraine Warner, explains to Grade 5 student, Zachary Greenwood, how to use the new book vending machine on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

COVID-19 cases at Chilliwack schools will be communicated via Fraser Health

Leaked internal memo causes confusion among parents and others worried about potential exposure

Chilliwack School District outlines plans for $3.5 million in COVID-19 funding

Pandemic funding from provincial and federal governments mostly goes to staffing

Chilliwack school enrolment continues to rise, but almost 1,000 students at home

Many elementary students will be learning from home in a transition program offered by district

Chilliwack school board back to the boardroom for first meeting of school year

Public will still have to join in online to participate due to distancing requirements

Video illustrates how school will be different for Sardis elementary students

School administrators act out how COVID-19 protocols will work in and out of classrooms

Chilliwack school district and board chair confident in plan to return to classrooms

Parents with continued concerns about pandemic urged to contact school to discuss options

Chilliwack parents invited to online townhall to discuss pandemic safety measures

Meeting will be hosted on Zoom and will include a chance to have questions answered

Chilliwack school district plan includes one-course semester schedule

Document outlines protocols for illness at school, handwashing stations and more

Chilliwack school district releases back-to-school protocols

Chilliwack high schools moving to one-block system with eight 22-day semesters

Distance ed not an option this semester in Chilliwack school district

Timing of Fraser Valley Distance Education restructuring ‘has not been ideal’ says principal

UPDATE: Four schools chosen for Chilliwack hybrid learning program

Students in elementary and middle school can study partly at home for 2020/21

Chilliwack school district not expecting teacher shortage due to COVID-19

Retirements not increasing in School District 33, staff confirms

Chilliwack children can get tested locally, Fraser Health confirms

Erroneous information online and via 811 has many families driving to Abbotsford for testing

Chilliwack school district staff working on September classroom plans

More information about back-to-school plans to be unveiled by Aug. 26 says senior district staff

Chilliwack school trustee pens letter in support of Conservative candidate Sloan

Barry Neufeld writes appeal to Chilliwack MP Strahl, citing anti-abortion stance, LGBTQ issues