General news and announcements

Announcement: Board Selects New Superintendent of Schools

The Board of Education is pleased to announce that, following a nation-wide search, Mr. Dave Eberwein has been selected as the incoming Superintendent of Schools and Chief Executive Officer of School District 63 Mr. Eberwein will replace Dr. Keven Elder who

Proposed 2017/18 and 2018/19 School Calendars

The Saanich Board of Education is pleased to share the proposed school calendars for 2017/18 and 2018/19. Based on feedback in previous years, Saanich School District #63 has collaborated with Greater Victoria School District #61 and Sooke School District #62 to align school calendar dates wherever possible.

Thank you for providing feedback in respect of the Proposed School Calendars for 2017/18 and 2018/19. Responses have been collated for consideration by the Board. 

Calendars will be finalised at the Board Meeting on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017.

Recent Supreme Court Decision; New Teachers to be Hired

The Ministry of Education and the BC Teachers Federation have recently reached an agreement that will add over 1000 teachers to the education system in BC. For Saanich this means we will soon be able to hire 12 to 13 new teachers, some in specialist support

Ready, Set, Learn

School District 63 is pleased to invite you to attend a "Ready, Set, Learn" Open House for parents and preschoolers (3 years and up) at Brentwood, Cordova Bay, Deep Cove, Keating, ḰELSET, Lochside, Prospect Lake and Sidney Elementary schools on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 from 3:15 to 6:00 p.m.
Click here for poster!

Kindergarten Information Evening

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)

KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION EVENING
Wednesday, January 25, 2017