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Board Highlights - February 13, 2024

An overview of discussion items and major decisions of the Board of Education of School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake). For meeting agendas/minutes and a schedule of upcoming board meetings visit sd8.bc.ca/meetings

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Connected Learners at KRSS

There are lots of activities and events happening this month at KRSS, including senior drama performances to students and sports events.

Clubs are thriving, with events such as the GSA Club’s movie evening, and the broad range of clubs for students to choose from, such as Crafts, Weightlifting, Art, Dungeons and Dragons, GSA, and more.

And congratulations to our senior girls and senior boys basketball teams for coming first place in the LVR tournament this month!
 

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Board Highlights - January 9, 2024

An overview of discussion items and major decisions of the Board of Education of School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake). For meeting agendas/minutes and a schedule of upcoming board meetings visit sd8.bc.ca/meetings

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Board Highlights - December 12, 2023

An overview of discussion items and major decisions of the Board of Education of School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake). For meeting agendas/minutes and a schedule of upcoming board meetings visit sd8.bc.ca/meetings

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Merry Grinchmas!

The production of Merry Grinchmas was directed by teacher Brooke Comfort and co-written by teachers Brooke C and Mary Radonic. It was performed by students Dec 1-3 at the KRSS auditorium.

It was a hugely successful talent show and play wrapped up in one, with piano, singing, bass playing, skits, highland dance, etc. Costumes done by Brooke Comfort, hair and make-up was Kienna Dyer. Sound and set by Jason Smith.

Well done everyone! What incredible talent and holiday spirit we have here at KRSS!
 

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November News from KRSS

KRSS has been busy with many different things this month: preparing for the upcoming drama performance of “Merry Grinchmas” on Dec 1st-3rd; participating in many clubs and activities such as art, fitness, and Dungeons and Dragons; excelling in sports and qualifying for the provincials in cross country and volleyball; and representing student voice and planning student events via Student Council, the Anti-Racism working group session, Student Leadership Conference, and Student Trustee sessions.

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Board Highlights - November 14, 2023

An overview of discussion items and major decisions of the Board of Education of School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake). For meeting agendas/minutes and a schedule of upcoming board meetings visit sd8.bc.ca/meetings

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New Chair and Vice-Chair Elected to SD8 Board of Education

School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake) announced the election by acclamation of a new chair and vice-chair of the Board of Education at the inaugural board meeting held in Nelson, B.C., on November 14. School Trustee Dawn Lang was elected uncontested as the new chair, moving into the role after serving one year as vice-chair. School Trustee Julie Bremner was elected uncontested to the position of vice-chair, her first term in the position.

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Board Highlights - October 10, 2023

An overview of discussion items and major decisions of the Board of Education of School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake). For meeting agendas/minutes and a schedule of upcoming board meetings visit SD8.bc.ca/meetings

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Post-secondary School Information Fairs

KRSS has begun our post-secondary school information fairs. Alberta post-secondary schools set up information tables at KRSS on September 19th, and this will be followed by a BC post-secondary school fair the week of September 25th.

Thanks to our academic counsellor Mike Fischer for his work organizing this, and please watch for more information as the school year progresses!

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