Pacific Way School - September 2016
2330 Pacific Way, 
Kamloops, BC, V1S 1Z3 
Phone: (250) 851-0632 Fax: (250) 377-2255
Principal: Mr A. Rempel
Safe Arrival Phone Number  1-844-350-2647 or ktsd.schoolconnects.com

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    Upcoming District Information Sessions
    by Anthoney Rempel - Friday, 13 January 2017, 10:07 PM
     

    Kindergarten Registration and Schools of ChoiceThis is taking place earlier than in previous years, to help with planning for September.  Schools of Choice registration dates are taking place from January 30 to February 3, from 9 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 3 pm.  Regular kindergarten registration dates for neighbourhood schools takes place from February 14-20 (same times apply).  If you are interested in finding out more about Schools of Choice, there will be an information night at the Henry Grube Education Centre on Wednesday, January 18 at 6:30.  Our school district is also hosting a Kindergarten information night on Thursday, February 9 at HGEC at 6:30.  This is for all parents of children who are entering kindergarten and is an opportunity to learn more about Kindergarten and Child care.   


    Assessment/Reporting Open House: The Ministry of Education is hosting a Public Engagement Presentation on Student Reporting from 5 - 8 pm on the evening of Monday, January 30 at the Henry Grube Education Centre. BC’s new school curriculum is making sure students are ready to succeed in our changing world.  The Ministry of Education wants parents to share how they want to learn about their child’s progress from kindergarten to Grade 9.  Everyone is welcome!  For more information, please visit engage.gov.bc.ca/yourkidsprogress/


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    Foundation Skills Assessment 2017
    by Anthoney Rempel - Tuesday, 3 January 2017, 11:21 AM
     

    Each year, students in grades 4 and 7 are administered Foundation Skills Assessments (FSA) in all public and private schools. The Kamloops school district will be starting the assessment process on January 9 and it will continue until February 10, 2017. Please note principals do not have the authority to excuse students from writing unless they have a medical or diagnosed disability that prevents them from participating, or they are absent for the month during the FSA. Please find information attached regarding the assessments. More information can also be found in the General Information folder under Reporting and Assessment.


    http://pacificway.sd73.bc.ca/pluginfile.php/3/mod_forum/post/537/FSA%20Brochure.pdf

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    Happy Holidays!
    by Anthoney Rempel - Friday, 16 December 2016, 9:23 AM
     

    Wishing you all a safe, relaxing and refreshing Christmas break.  See you back on Tuesday, January 3rd!Happy Holidays

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    Christmas Concert this Thursday
    by Anthoney Rempel - Monday, 5 December 2016, 1:33 PM
     

    Students will be performing "Surfin' Santa" this week.  Dress rehearsal is on Wednesday at 1 pm, and the evening concert performance will be on Thursday, December 8 at 6 pm. 

    Surfin Santa

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    Update on new curriculum
    by Anthoney Rempel - Monday, 5 December 2016, 1:29 PM