Tag Archives: Fernie Secondary School

Fernie company bringing skydiving event to town

The sky over Fernie will come alive March 22. A city company has organized an event that will feature professional skydivers dropping down into the city and land at the Fernie Secondary School field. Lance Edwards, owner of Elevation Showcase, … > Read More

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FSS sending 16 to provincials; funding help needed

The Fernie Secondary School Boys and Girls Ski/Snowboard Teams recently participated in the East Kootenay Ski/Snowboard Races held in Kimberley on February 12, competing against schools from Cranbrook, Kimberley, Invermere and Golden. Only the teams and/or individuals with podium finishes … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Seeking clarification on future of Agricultural Land Reserve Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Board of Directors Dec. 6 agreed to have a letter sent to the Premier, Minister of Agriculture and Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett, Minister responsible for … > Read More

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Congratulations grads of 2013!

Hundreds of East Kootenay high school students concluded their 12-year internship to life this past week. East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW) would like to offer congratulations to all the grads who are emerging from the protective shelter of childhood … > Read More

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Fernie students get to know their watershed

Grade eight students from Fernie Secondary School spent a day travelling around the city and area in order to learn first-hand where their water comes from, where it goes after it’s used and how important it is to look after … > Read More

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School District 5 has reason to celebrate

On September 11 School District 5 (SD5) began its first board meeting of the 2012/2013 school year with an awards ceremony to recognize a number of SD5 staff. Board chair, Trustee Frank Lento (pictured above), began the proceedings by warmly … > Read More

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FSS students celebrate graduation

Outgoing Fernie Secondary School students celebrated their accomplishment with a graduation banquet, with entertainment, on Thursday, June 28 and then entered the ‘real world’ following their grad ceremony on Friday, June 29 in Fernie. Fernie Mayor Mary Giuliano delivered the … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

Paint the Town for Fish Students from Fernie Secondary School (FSS) Grade 8 Class recently took part in the Columbia Basin Trust’s (CBT) ‘Know your Watershed Program. ‘The students and volunteers from the Elk River Alliance painted 130 storm drains … > Read More

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Fernie students painting the town for fish

Grade 8 students from Fernie Secondary School (FSS) will ‘Paint the Town for Fish’ this May, an outcome of their participation in Columbia Basin Trust’s (CBT’s) Know Your Watershed program. Tessa Holmes, class spokesperson, recently introduced the project to Fernie … > Read More

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Fernie looking to honour youth achievement again

June 2012 will mark the second year that the Youth Achievement Award has been awarded and presented in June to coincide with the end of the school year and graduation. In the past this award has been presented at the … > Read More

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