Category: News

School Grounds Survey for Parents- get it in by Wednesday October 9th at 2:30pm

A School Ground Survey for parents was handed out at the Open House, if you didn’t get one please go here and print it out Heather Park School Grounds- Parent Survey. Please hand into the front office by October 9th at 2:30pm when a draw will be done. For those of you who have already …

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Talking With Kids about School

I remember this well! “How was your day today?” “Okay.” “What did you do?” “Nothing.” Hopefully, the following ideas can help. Linda Campbell School Counsellor, School District 57 How was Your Day Today? “Parents can ask ‘how was your day?’ but children often can’t answer. It’s asking kids to boil down every aspect of …

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Saturday, November 19th – Election day for school district

Don’t forget to vote today for school trustees, municipal council, and regional district representatives! You can vote until 8:00pm on Saturday. A full list of voting places can be found here, as a PDF file, and here as a list on the DPAC website. More information about school district candidates can be found here.


Peaches were distributed to the school on Tuesday. All students should receive theirs within the next few days. These are being received through the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Program. Growers in BC are gearing up to provide these healthy snacks to the 1,270 schools throughout British Columbia enrolled in the program. The year will …

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School Zone Road Safety

Here is a link to a news story that was aired on CKPG about road safety in school zones.  The story was filmed at Ecole Heather Park Elementary on Tuesday morning.

Back to School – Date Changed to September 6, 2011

The school district announced on their website that the first day of school will be a day earlier than previously.  The first day of school has been changed to September 6, 2011. Here is the text of their post: Back to School – Date Changed to September 6, 2011 Due to the uncertainty of pending …

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School renovations and improvements

The school is undergoing some additional improvements – some of which will be completed by the first day of school, and some which won’t. The first priority for completion is changes to the bus lane exit and a cross walk at the end of the visitor parking lot – there will now be a slightly …

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