Dear families, The Maple Ridge – Pitt Meadows School District seeks to foster a culture of belonging and respect, and has publicly stated its committed to anti-racism and equity. As Halloween approaches, I wanted to remind students, families, and staff of the need to be thoughtful and inclusive when selecting a costume to be worn at school. The choice of costume … [Read more...] about Message for families: safe and inclusive Halloween
Dear families, As you may have heard, the federal government announced yesterday that Monday, September 19, 2022, will be a national day of mourning to commemorate the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. Late this afternoon, the provincial government confirmed that B.C. K-12 schools, public post-secondary institutions, and most Crown corporations will also be closed on this day. As … [Read more...] about Schools closed Monday, September 19, 2022, for national holiday
Dear families, As the summer slowly winds to a close and we prepare to welcome students back to school, I am reaching out to provide information about our start-up for the 2022/23 school year. Student and Family Affordability Fund As you may have heard, the provincial government announced a one-time fund of $60 million dollars to support children and families affected by rising … [Read more...] about August 31, 2022: Letter for families from Superintendent Dhillon
Dear families, As the cool and wet spring weather warms into the promise of a bright and re-energizing summer, I want to take a moment to thank all students, staff, and families for another successful school year. The school year has ended for most of our students, with only Kanaka Creek Elementary remaining in session until July 26. For students registered in summer learning, … [Read more...] about End of school year message from Superintendent Dhillon
School dismissal for the last day June 23, 2022 is 12:00 pm. Have a great summer! … [Read more...] about End of year dismissal time.