At the February 12, 2014 meeting of the Saanich Board of Education, Trustees agreed to share information related to the recent BC Supreme Court ruling and its effect on the Saanich School District. The public is now aware that the court ruled in favour of the BC Teachers' Federation in its contention that the removal of class size and composition language from 2002 Collective Agreement and further class size legislation established in 2011 were invalid.
The Grade 7 Boys Volleyball Team from Royal Oak Middle School start off their season this week. This team is one of nine Royal Oak volleyball teams that start their full season schedule this week! Have fun and good luck on your season Royal Oak!
Outdoor place based education is part of the culture at Stelly's Secondary. The Outdoor Pursuits classes from Stelly's have taken many trips in its 35 year history. Destinations on Vancouver Island have included the Juan de Fuca Trail and Cape Scott, but the main two that Stelly's chooses to focus on are the Sayward Lakes and the West Coast Trail/Nitinat Triangle. Both trips involve hiking and canoeing in the beautiful, rugged and, in some cases, very isolated outdoors.