School District No 27 (Cariboo-Chilcotin)

The first confirmed COVID-19 exposure was announced Thursday, Jan. 13, 2021. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

First COVID-19 exposure reported at Lake City Secondary School Columneetza campus

Lake City Secondary School Columneetza campus has its first confirmed COVID-19 exposure.…

 

COVID-19 exposures have been reported at Marie Sharpe Elementary School and Skyline Alternate Program. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Possible COVID-19 exposures reported at two Williams Lake schools

Skyline Alternate Program and Marie Sharpe Elementary School families received notice of potential exposures

COVID-19 exposures have been reported at Marie Sharpe Elementary School and Skyline Alternate Program. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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Lake City Secondary School’s Williams Lake Campus (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Lake City Secondary School’s Williams Lake Campus (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Another positive case of COVID-19 has been reported at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo)
Another positive case of COVID-19 has been reported at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo)
School District 27 is hosting a virtual townhall meeting to address any concerns or questions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)

Interior Health and School District 27 to host third virtual townhall meeting Dec. 16

“I think the timing of this is good” - Superintendent Chris van der Mark

School District 27 is hosting a virtual townhall meeting to address any concerns or questions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. (File photo)
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Nesika students donate 2,000 pounds of fresh produce back into community

“Fresh to You” is a fundraising initiative for schools

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School District 27 announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 this week at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

‘It was just a matter of time’: SD27 superintendent confirms two COVID-19 cases at LCSS

An entire PE class is self-isolating as Interior Health engages in contact tracing

School District 27 announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 this week at Lake City Secondary School Williams Lake campus. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
School District 27 superintendent Chris van der Mark confirmed Lake City Secondary School’s Williams Lake campus has a confirmed case of COVID-19. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

COVID-19 case confirmed at Lake City Secondary School, Williams Lake campus

The individual is self-isolating at home with support from local public health teams

School District 27 superintendent Chris van der Mark confirmed Lake City Secondary School’s Williams Lake campus has a confirmed case of COVID-19. (Angie Mindus file photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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Overnight heavy snow leads to bus cancellations in Tatla Lake, Quesnel

Buses are all running in the Williams Lake area

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Lake City Secondary School robotics students Nathan Cisecki (back from left), Eric DeVuyst, Jayden Guichon, Jonathan Wolfe, Colby Ostrom (front right) and metalwork student Cole Rochefort (front left) display their working, remote-controlled, wheeled robot rover. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

VIDEO: High school students shoot for the moon with robotic rover

The students began the year disassembling a broken-down, miniature quad to eliminate broken parts

Lake City Secondary School robotics students Nathan Cisecki (back from left), Eric DeVuyst, Jayden Guichon, Jonathan Wolfe, Colby Ostrom (front right) and metalwork student Cole Rochefort (front left) display their working, remote-controlled, wheeled robot rover. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Leanna and Dave Davies (left) are the owners of 100 Mile Horsepower Ranch and were happy to donate a 1978 Blazer racing truck to Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School teacher Chris Leflufy for use by his students. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

South Cariboo students revved up to build, race, after receiving 1978 Blazer

Students at 100 Mile House are about to start building an engine for a 1978 Blazer racing truck.

Leanna and Dave Davies (left) are the owners of 100 Mile Horsepower Ranch and were happy to donate a 1978 Blazer racing truck to Peter Skene Ogden Secondary School teacher Chris Leflufy for use by his students. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Stock image of school bus in School District 27
Stock image of school bus in School District 27
School District 27 Supt. Chris van der Mark. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

COVID-19 takes bite out of SD27 enrolment

Fewer students at schools, but homeschooling up

School District 27 Supt. Chris van der Mark. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
School District 27 staff will be encouraging children to avoid direct physical contact, as well as focusing on how children and staff can move around safely in a school environment. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

SD27 superintendent encourages ‘calm and confidence’ as students eye return to classes

The district will host a virtual Town Hall Wednesday, Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. with Interior Health

School District 27 staff will be encouraging children to avoid direct physical contact, as well as focusing on how children and staff can move around safely in a school environment. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Ava and Sophie Rywaczuk will likely return to school this fall but their mother has serious concerns that need to be addressed. (Photo submitted)

South Cariboo parents apprehensive about back-to-school plan

Some 100 Mile House parents haven’t decided if they will send their children to school

Ava and Sophie Rywaczuk will likely return to school this fall but their mother has serious concerns that need to be addressed. (Photo submitted)
Changes are coming to School District 27 and the 2020/2021 school year due to COVID-19. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake and 100 Mile House secondary schools going to quarter semesters due to COVID-19

Older students will also be required to wear face masks on buses

Changes are coming to School District 27 and the 2020/2021 school year due to COVID-19. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
School District 27 aiming for full return to school in the fall, with the first concern being the health and safety of the students and staff, says superintendent. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
School District 27 aiming for full return to school in the fall, with the first concern being the health and safety of the students and staff, says superintendent. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)