Both the school and the PAC newsletters for October 17 have been published. These newsletters were the first to be circulated electronically instead of in paper format. Let us know how this went by emailing your feedback to

The school newsletter is available on the school website in pdf format here. The PAC newsletter is available in pdf format here.

Important Dates

  • October 18 – Fruit & Veggie Day
  • October 19 – PAC General Meeting
  • October 28 – Pizza Day for Primary Students
  • October 31 – Pumpkin Carving Display
  • November 4 – Movie Night
  • November 18 – Pizza day for Intermediate Students
  • November 19 – School Trustee Elections
  • December 2 – Pizza Day for Primary Students
  • December 15 – Christmas Soiree

Pizza Day

The first pizza day was for Intermediate students on Friday October 14. Thanks to all members of the school community for your help and good behavior on our first pizza day! The PAC volunteers will make a few adjustments for the next time so please watch for updates on the web site. The next pizza day will be Friday October 28 for all Primary students downstairs.

Fruit and Veggie Day

The next school fruit and veggie day will be tomorrow, October 18. Students will receive strawberry tomatoes. Since some students may choose to bring those home, you might like to check their backpacks tomorrow night.

BCTF Workshops

The Nukko Lake PAC would like to invite any parents from Heather Park who might be interested in attending the workshops they have arranged with the BC Teachers Federation. Jeanette Boner from the BCTF will be delivering two workshops on “Anti-bullying” and “Supporting your child’s learning”. The workshops will held on October 20, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. at Nukko Lake School library.

Movie Night

Our first Movie Night of the year will be Friday, November 4 at the school. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and admission is by donation. The movie will be RIO.

School Trustee Elections

The School District Trustee Elections will be held on Saturday, November 19. There are 18 candidates for the 7 positions available. The names and contact information for the candidates are posted on the school district web site at There will be an all candidates meeting on the evening of November 9 at the Prince George Playhouse. Please watch the website for details.


For parents dropping off their children at school in the morning, please note that outdoor supervision officially starts at 8:15a.m. If you need to drop off your child before this time, check with the office.

Parent Teacher Interviews

During the teacher job action, the school is not scheduling any parent-teacher conferences. Parents are encouraged to communicate with their children’s teacher to discuss how their child is doing, and some teachers will be scheduling discussions on their own. The PG District Teacher’s Association is encouraging teachers to communicate with parents during the job action.

Safety Concerns

If your child will be late or absent from the school for any reason, please remember to call the school at 250-962-1811 to let the office staff know.