Tag Archives: School District No. 5

School district boards finalized

School District No. 5 (SD5) and School District No. 6 (SD6) school board of trustees are set for the next four years following the Nov. 15 civic election. Joining acclaimed trustees Frank Lento (City of Fernie, RDEK Area A), Bev … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

General voting day this Saturday

General voting  in municipal, Regional District of East Kootenay and school district elections is on Saturday, November 15. For voters in the 2014 City of Cranbrook, voting runs from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Laurie Middle School gym located … > Read More

Posted in Canal Flats, Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Elkford, Featured, Fernie, Invermere, Kimberley, News, Sparwood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Election interest remains higher

It was another brisk day of advance voting in Cranbrook on Thursday – the second of three advance poll dates for the 2014 Municipal Election, where 506 registered and new voters cast their ballots. Add that to the record breaking … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Johns seeks third term to continue work

After two successful terms as School District No. 5 Trustee Chris Johns believes he still has work to do for the Cranbrook school community. “I’ve decided to seek a third term to complete and enhance the goals I set out … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Whalen hopes to build on progress at SD5

“Education should be an amazing experience for each and every child.” Patricia Whalen is honoured to represent her community on issues concerning education and school governance. She became a School District No. 5 Trustee with the intention of making a … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees’ motions carried during the October 14 board meeting in Elkford. MOTIONS CARRIED Advocacy That the Board of Education approves and adopts the Strategic Directions and … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Woman of the Year seeks re-election to SD5 board

Gail Brown, well-known Cranbrook Early Childhood Educator, and currently a Trustee with School District No 5, is running for re-election on November 15. “My past work serving families with young children in Cranbrook, has helped me be an effective School … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

School district candidates set

Voters in the East Kootenay have a full slate of candidates from which to select the School Board of Trustees for School District No. 5 (Southeast Kootenay) and School District No. 6 (Rocky Mountain) during the Nov. 15 civic and … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Kimberley, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ayling seeks third term as SD5 trustee

Now running for her third consecutive term as School Trustee, Trina Ayling is very proud of the achievements of the School District No. 5 (SD5) Board over the past three years. “The most obvious achievement that everyone would recognize is … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Local government election information for candidates

November 15 is election day in B.C. for municipalities, regional districts and school districts. Nominations for Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area Director Nomination packages are available at the Cranbrook and Columbia Valley RDEK offices until 4 p.m., … > Read More

Posted in Canal Flats, Columbia Valley, Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Elkford, Featured, Fernie, Invermere, Kimberley, News, Radium, Sparwood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment