New Graduation Program and New Assessment Protocols

As part of its ongoing commitment to transforming K-12 curriculum and assessment, the Ministry of Education has announced its plans for the new Graduation Program and assessment protocols for students in grades 10-12.  With the new curriculum for K-9 already in place and mandatory for all students starting in September, these announcements provide more substance for the grade 10-12 program which is coming in next year and mandatory in 2017/18. 

Press Release - School District 63 (Saanich) - 2016/17 Budget

Press Release - School District 63 (Saanich)

The Board of Education of School District 63 Saanich has decided to call on government to overturn two key decisions that have affected the Board's ability to balance its budget. At a special committee of the whole budget meeting on April 27, 2016, the Board passed a motion to consider at its May 11 regular board meeting the submission of a balanced budget with a line item of $984,000 called "anticipated revenue from government."

Rain, rain go away: new roof for Bayside Middle school

A much-needed new roof at Bayside Middle school will soon be a reality thanks to $6.1 million in provincial funding.

The Saanich School District is contributing $1 million to the $7.1 million project.

The new roofing project will include new skylights and windows, new insulation and roof drains, as well as the removal of and replacement of mechanical and electrical systems affected by the work.

The project is proposed to be completed in two phases:

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Royal Oak School

We are celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Royal Oak School. We cordially invite you to attend our Showcase Open House on Friday, May 13th from 2:00 - 3:00 pm and the Official Ceremonies on Saturday, May 14th from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.

Alumni, former faculty and staff, all School District 63 employees, and members of the community are invited to join us to view the unveiling of a commemorative plaque, the blessing of our First Nations Welcome Pole, viewing of school historical artifacts, a video presentation, as well as many other special events.