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APD/RCMP Back To School Reminder

Fraser Valley – With the beginning of the school year on September 5th the RCMP and Abbotsford Police (APD) remind drivers to be careful and watch for children on the roads as they head back to class.  The start of…


MEI Abbotsford Student Dies During Whistler Field Trip

Abbotsford/Whistler – A spokesperson from Abbotsford’s MEI Secondary School says one of its students has died while on a school trip to Whistler. The student (whose name has not been released) was among 11 students and two staff who made…


Controversial Mission School English Assignment

Mission BC – Questionable conduct by a teacher over a Middle School assignment. Was this appropriate for the students. A Grade 8 English class at Hatzic Middle School was given a sample of student writing, which comes across as a…


Snow Day Monday – School Closures

Fraser Valley – To give crews a little more time to clear pathways and roads to schools, the Chilliwack School District made the decision Sunday night to keep schools closed on Monday. Chilliwack Private Schools Unity Christian & Highroad Academy…



Elimination of School Student Busing Fees For Abbotsford, Chilliwack

Victoria/Abbotsford/Chilliwack – Families in the Abbotsford school district will no longer pay fees for students riding school buses within their schools’ catchment area thanks to $253,969 in funding under the new provincial Student Transportation Fund. MLA Daryl Plecas announced today…



The New School Year – By The Numbers

Victoria/Fraser Valley – This is what the new school year looks like – by the numbers. Remember this is the media release from the Province of BC. School Districts and Parents may have a different view of the 2016-2017 School…