News

Posted On Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Mary Ellen Turpel-LafondEducators will hear presentations from two well-known presenters, who will speak about Indigenous issues during the district-wide non-instructional day Feb. 5.
Dr. Kevin Lamoureux is a University of Winnipeg professor and co-author of Ensouling our Schools , about creating inclusive spaces for all students. He is recognized as a passionate advocate for reconciliation. He has served as associate vice president at the university, as education lead for the National Centre for...

Read More...

Posted On Friday, January 15, 2021

Board Notes Jan. 11, 2021From the regular meeting of the Board of Education. Find out about the Importance of Early Learning, COVID update and land disposal in Chase. Read Board Notes here.

Read More...

Posted On Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Dr. Rhonda NixonA new superintendent and CEO has been hired for SD73. The Board of Education of School District No. 73 (Kamloops-Thompson) has appointed Dr. Rhonda Nixon to the role starting July 1, 2021.
“The Board is confident that Dr. Nixon has the experience, credentials and dedication to excellence in education to continue the tradition of strong leadership within the District,” said Rhonda Kershaw, Chair, Board of Education.
Dr. Nixon brings many accomplishments from...

Read More...

Posted On Friday, December 18, 2020

Christy Gauley's grade 5 and 6 class at Rayleigh Elementary are among students from across the District who made cards for seniors this holiday season“I miss my loved ones too that I can’t see. But I am here for you.”
“I would give you the biggest hug if I could.”
Messages like these from District students are being delivered to about 1300 seniors in long-term care across the Kamloops-Thompson region this week, thanks to the efforts of two social workers from Royal Inland Hospital.
They are Carla Williams and Brenda Tynan. They were responding to a need they had been observing due to...

Read More...

Posted On Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Board Notes Dec. 14, 2020From the regular meeting of the Board of Education. All about "Christmas Cakes" and support for the 2026 BC Summer Games. Read Board Notes here .

Read More...

Contact Us