Flags at Half-Mast

Canadian and BC flags have been lowered to half-mast at all school district sites in recognition of the death of former Prime Minister, the Right Honourable John Napier Wyndham Turner P.C., C.C., Q.C. The flags will remain at half-mast until Sept 27th and then lowered again on Oct 6, 2020 for his state funeral.

Saanich Schools honours the graduating class with a virtual ceremony

Saanich Schools and COPACS Present: Reach Out

Supports for Parents, Students and Families

Location:  Bayside Middle School, 1101 Newton Place, Brentwood Bay, 7 pm Thursday, February 28th

Please join us for an evening hearing from students and service providers such as Beacon Community Services, Peninsula Youth Clinic, Public Health, Family Smart, Discovery Youth and Family Substance Use Services and more

Information Regarding the Recent Measles Outbreak in Vancouver

Dear Parents / Guardians,

Attached please find a message from our regional Medical Health Officer (MHO) about the measles outbreak in Vancouver and Washington State. There are some specific directions for both school districts and parents/guardians if there is a CONFIRMED case of measles in your home or school.

New Assistant Superintendent – Mr. Paul McKenzie

It is with great pleasure that I welcome Mr. Paul McKenzie to his new position of Assistant Superintendent here in Saanich Schools. Paul begins his duties February 1, 2019.

Kindergarten Registration Information for 2019-2020

Saanich School District will be holding a Kindergarten Information Evening on January 23, 2019. Please click here for more information. Please read more below for changes to registration document requirements.

All children born in 2014 are eligible to register for Full Day Kindergarten for September 2019.

Please register at your local elementary school from Monday, January 28 to Friday, February 1, 2019

Kindergarten French Immersion Lottery

Due to the popularity of the French Immersion program and limited space, a lottery will be used to determine placement for new FI Kindergarten registrations.

Registration requests received at your FI catchment school during Kindergarten Registration Week Monday, January 28 to Friday, February 1, 2019 will be included in the lottery.

The lottery will follow Saanich Schools enrolling priorities:

IB Diploma Program Information Evening Jan 17, 7pm, Parkland Secondary School

The District is proud to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program for students in grades 11 and 12.  This is a district program housed at Parkland Secondary School and is open to all SD 63 students entering grade 11.  Out of District students will be considered as space permits.  Completion of the IB Diploma program will gain students first year credit at university for a number of their IB courses.  Come find out more about this academically engaging program.  The IB information evening will be held at Parkland Secondary School at 7pm

Kindergarten Information Evening January 23, 2019

Be Informed... Be Involved... Learn About...

  • Engaging learners through play
  • Optimal learning environments for the success of every child
  • Beginning literacy, language and numeracy development
  • Kindergarten experiences
  • Opportunities to be involved at school
  • French Immersion option (K - 12)

Please see information poster for more info!!