Tag Archives: School District No. 5

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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Class Through the Looking Glass

The Cranbrook and District Arts Council would like to thank everyone for a great 2014 and we hope to see you in the Gallery in 2015. This month we proudly present the Columbia Basin Institute of Regional History’s exhibit titled: … > Read More

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Generations Playground refinishing completed

The Early Years Committee is happy to announce the resurfacing of the Generations Playground was completed this fall. Conveniently located next to Western Financial Place, the playground is especially designed for children aged 18 months – three years. It has … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the Dec. 15 District of Sparwood council meeting. Whiskey Jack Resort Mr. Joe Valentine addressed council with concerns he has regarding the Master Development Agreement between the district and WJ Lots … > Read More

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Reborn Rocky Mountain Elementary celebrated

A community celebration was held today to mark the completion of a major restoration for Rocky Mountain Elementary school after fire caused extensive damage. In June, a power outage and electrical surge caused fires within the school’s heating and cooling … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what transpired during the Nov. 24 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Partnering Agreement with Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) – Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) for … > Read More

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Famous humanitarians touring SD5 schools

Beginning this week, School District No. 5 (SD5) is proud to partner with the East Kootenay Humanity Network (EKHN) to promote the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Day of December 10 by ‘touring’ six famous humanitarians through SD5 schools. Human … > Read More

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