1. Border Valley School Presentation • Principal Renae Hildebrand, along with staff member Pamela Klassen-Dueck, provided a report on literacy at the Border Valley Unit. • When reviewing assessment data for the school, it was noted that many students experience a reading loss over the summer. As a result, the school created a Summer Reading Program
The GVSD School Board would like to know more about our students' experiences in school, and was excited to host a student forum on Thursday, October 27, 2016. The purpose of this board-student forum was to hear directly from students and discuss their education, experiences, concerns, and celebrations.
Winkler Elementary School recently received financial support for one of its programs from Farm Credit Canada. Shaun Roulette, Senior Relationship Manager from FCC presented a cheque for $500.00 to Barb Neufeld, Principal of Winkler Elementary School, for the school’s Breakfast Program.
Words of welcome to all staff from the GVSD Board Chair officially launched the 2016-2017 school year. Speaking to all staff at the Sept. 6 orientation meeting at NPC, Laurie Dyck affirmed the value of looking back and celebrating our successes, and also continuing toward our goals in 2016-17.