Tag Archives: School District No. 5

SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the April 14 School District No. 5 (SD5) board meeting held in Cranbrook. Committee meetings are not scheduled for the month of March due to spring break. As a result, … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the April 7 District of Sparwood council meeting. DVP – Spardell Mobile Home Park A development variance request for 100 Industrial Road #1 (Spardell Mobile Home Park) to vary … > Read More

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COTR and SD5 project receives ViaSport Grant

Representatives from the Kinesiology and University of Victoria/East Kootenay Teacher Education programs at College of the Rockies were on hand at Steeples Elementary School on Friday, April 10 for a funding announcement. ViaSport Coaching and Leadership Development Manager Eric Sinker … > Read More

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Cranbrook Early Years Fair April 21

Each year the Early Years Fair is hosted by the Cranbrook Early Years Committee at a different elementary school in Cranbrook. This year the Fair is being hosted at Steeples Elementary School (700 24 Ave. N, (250-426-3352) on April 21 … > Read More

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Four regional initiatives in on provincial funding

In advance of Prevention of Violence Against Women Week (April 12-18), British Columbia is putting the Vision for a Violence Free BC strategy into action, investing $5 million for projects focused on ending violence against women and preventing crime. Four … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the March 10 School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees’ meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board writes a follow-up letter to the Minister of Finance … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees motions carried during their Feb. 10 meeting in Cranbrook. MOTIONS CARRIED Advocacy That the five recommendations from the “White Paper on Athletics” Report go to … > Read More

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SD5 asks PM to restore mandatory census

Southeast Kootenay, School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees is urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to restore a mandatory census in Canada. The SD5 board outlined in a Jan. 14 letter to the Prime Minister, which included a … > Read More

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City still eyes Muriel Baxter field for off-leash dog park

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW The City of Cranbrook intends to keep working with School District No. 5 (SD5) to secure the old Muriel Baxter Elementary School lot for an off-leash dog park. City council Jan. 19 voted to continue to pursue … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) school board of trustees’ motions carried during the January 13 board meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board amend the letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper to … > Read More

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