School District No 27 (Cariboo-Chilcotin)

Early Learning coordinator Beulah Munson (Angie Mindus photo)

3-Year-Old Round-Up a great success

The event offered fun activities part of healthy three-year-old development

 

Several schools within School District 27 have already had potential COVID-19 exposure events. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

4 Williams Lake, 2 100 Mile House schools reported as having COVID-19 exposures

Interior Health lists all ‘potential exposure events’ occurring in schools

 

Past Grade 7 students take an overnight trip part of their LCSS outdoor-focused class. (Photo submitted)

Lake City Secondary School modifies Grade 7 outdoor education classes

Outdoor education academy nixed, plans in place to fund more fieldtrips overall

 

(Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Lakecity Secondary School returns to semester system this fall

The quarterly system was in place this past year

(Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Elaine Colgate said she is thrilled to be taking over as Mile 108 Elementary's new principal this fall. (Submitted photo)

‘Energetic’ new principal excited for role at Mile 108 Elementary

Elaine Colgate returning to Cariboo after 10 years in the Lower Mainland

Elaine Colgate said she is thrilled to be taking over as Mile 108 Elementary's new principal this fall. (Submitted photo)
2021 Williams Lake Dry Grad Reverse Parade Saturday, June 12, 2021. (Angie Mindus photos - Williams Lake Tribune)

PHOTOS: Graduates line Western Avenue for 2021 Williams Lake Dry Grad Reverse Parade

Community members waited in line in their vehicles to congratulate grads

2021 Williams Lake Dry Grad Reverse Parade Saturday, June 12, 2021. (Angie Mindus photos - Williams Lake Tribune)
Graduate Belle Riding is congratulated by Lake City Secondary School learning support teacher Gail Gardner as she makes her way across the stage to receive her diploma. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

2021 Lake City Secondary School grads take centre stage at Williams Lake campus ceremonies

Ceremonies took place over two days, with COVID-19 restrictions in place for second year in a row

Graduate Belle Riding is congratulated by Lake City Secondary School learning support teacher Gail Gardner as she makes her way across the stage to receive her diploma. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
(Black Press Media file photo)

School District 27 announces Cariboo Chilcotin retirements

Four staff retirements announced

  • Jun 11, 2021
(Black Press Media file photo)
A ceremony was held Friday evening in Williams Lake on the school grounds of Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus by Williams Lake First Nation leadership to honour the victims of Canada’s residential school system. (Rebecca Dyok photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake schools to lower flags, staff encouraged to wear orange Monday, May 31

Staff asked to be present and supportive of those affected by trauma of residential school system

A ceremony was held Friday evening in Williams Lake on the school grounds of Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus by Williams Lake First Nation leadership to honour the victims of Canada’s residential school system. (Rebecca Dyok photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
A positive case of COVID-19 has been reported at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo)
A positive case of COVID-19 has been reported at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo)
Four administrative appointments have been announced for School District 27. (File photo)

School District 27 announces four principal appointments

Grant Gustafson will be the district principal Indigenous education

Four administrative appointments have been announced for School District 27. (File photo)
School District 27 announced a case of COVID-19 at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake Campus Wednesday, April 14, 2021. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune)
School District 27 announced a case of COVID-19 at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake Campus Wednesday, April 14, 2021. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune)
School District board members discuss business at a regular board meeting prior to the pandemic. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune file photo)

Ministry of Education gives special shout out to School District 27 at start of Education Week

District board and administration recognized for creating outdoor learning spaces

School District board members discuss business at a regular board meeting prior to the pandemic. (Angie Mindus/Williams Lake Tribune file photo)
Photo submitted

Climate change: a learning process

Students looked at how they can be a positive force for change through individual actions

  • Apr 2, 2021
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Joe Klepacz (from left), Shawn Oviatt, Aidan Herrling and Peter Arnold complete an outdoor classroom at Mountview Elementary School recently. The structure is one of 20 similar projects in School District 27 aimed to create outdoor learning spaces for children. (Theresa Herrling photo)

Local builders provide outdoor learning spaces for children in School District 27

“We gave them artistic license and a basic square footage … they are looking wonderful.”

Joe Klepacz (from left), Shawn Oviatt, Aidan Herrling and Peter Arnold complete an outdoor classroom at Mountview Elementary School recently. The structure is one of 20 similar projects in School District 27 aimed to create outdoor learning spaces for children. (Theresa Herrling photo)

LETTER: School District 27 bus policy change very disappointing

Policy change disappointing

  • Feb 15, 2021
Buses in Williams Lake have been operating this week while the region is under an extreme cold warning. (Angie Mindus photo)
Buses in Williams Lake have been operating this week while the region is under an extreme cold warning. (Angie Mindus photo)
School District 27 in Williams Lake is dealing with an increase in COVID-19. (Angie Mindus photo)

COVID-19: Another elementary class directed to self-isolate in Williams Lake

Schools have seen an increase in COVID-19 exposures

School District 27 in Williams Lake is dealing with an increase in COVID-19. (Angie Mindus photo)
School District 27 superintendent Chris van der Mark. (Angie Mindus photo)

LETTER: We are seeing an increase in positive exposures in our schools

School District 27 superintendent Chris van der Mark pens a letter to families

  • Jan 24, 2021
School District 27 superintendent Chris van der Mark. (Angie Mindus photo)
(Tribune file photo)

Marie Sharpe and Nesika elementary latest schools to have COVID-19 exposures

School District 27 superintendent acknowledges hard work of Interior Health staff

(Tribune file photo)