Tag Archives: School District No. 5

SD5 board notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the April 8 School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried General – Introductory/first reading of the Annual Bylaw Budget in the amount of $52,136,229. … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

Community Clean-Up Day The District of Sparwood will be promoting and organizing a community wide cleanup day on April 26. This day has been selected to coincide with Pitch-In Week (April 20 – 26) and follow additional cleanup activities planned … > Read More

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SD5 board hires new Director of Student Learning

School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Tichauer as the new Director of Student Learning. This position, previously held by Doug McPhee until his retirement last month, is responsible for the … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of motions carried by the School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees during their March board meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board write a letter of support for the Columbia … > Read More

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Funds light up environmental upgrades in schools

From new boilers to air source heat pumps and electric cars, school districts throughout B.C. have cut their carbon emissions and operation costs with the Ministry of Education’s Carbon Neutral Capital Program (CNCP). Since 2012, districts have achieved more than … > Read More

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Early years research proves to be a benefit

At a Feb. 11 Board meeting, School District No. 5 (SD5) reaffirmed its support for the Early Development Indicator tool (EDI), requesting that the district be funded to continue using this tool on an annual rather than three-year basis. The … > Read More

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Liberals aimed at discipline in budget

BC NDP not impressed The BC Liberal government says today’s budget maintains discipline by being balanced and supports economic growth and job creation. The budget includes forecast surpluses in all three years of the fiscal plan and modest investments in … > Read More

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Violinist Aaron Meyer to rock Cranbrook

If you have an appetite for edgy progressive rock with worldly flavors, you’ll not want to miss violinist Aaron Meyer in concert at the Key City Theatre on Thursday, February 20. Brought to you by the Cranbrook Violin Club (which … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a round up of motions carried during the Rocky Mountain School District’s (School District No. 5) board of trustees’ meeting Tuesday, Jan. 14 in Jaffray. Committee meetings are not scheduled for the month of December. As a … > Read More

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Councils and boards ready for final year of mandates

The East Kootenay’s eight municipal councils (not counting the appointed Jumbo Glacier Resort council), the Regional District of East Kootenay’s seven Electoral Area directors and school board trustees are embarking on the final year of their mandates, with an election … > Read More

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