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    Cross Country Team
    by Carol Gribling - Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 8:16 AM

    Congrats to the Parkland Cross Country Team on a successful season and a big thank you to our community coach Manu Courtois! Season highlights include: all runners placing in the top 10 at the final league race at Beaver Lake, 3 students racing at Islands, and Anna Eigler qualifying and representing Parkland at Provincials. Well done team!

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    Provincial Swim Meet
    by Carol Gribling - Thursday, 21 November 2019, 1:30 PM

    Four Parkland Swim Team members competed at the BCSS Provincial Championship Meet this past weekend in Vancouver, which included 1200 athletes from 129 schools!  Congratulations to Taise Bryce, who placed 13th overall in the 50m breaststroke, and our relay team of Erik Rankin, Taise Bryce, Nele Scheifer, and Emilia Coccia who placed 16th overall in the 200m Freestyle Relay. Great job!

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    Letter to Parents/Guardians
    by Carol Gribling - Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 1:33 PM

    Good afternoon Parkland parents/guardians and students,

    Thank you once again for your patience while schools were closed as a result of job action. We are all very glad to be back at work and re-engaged with students. I wanted to provide you with some pertinent information regarding ...

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    All Saanich Schools will re-open Monday, November 18, 2019
    by Cody Henschel - Saturday, 16 November 2019, 2:20 PM

    Dear Parents/Guardians,

    A tentative agreement has now been reached between School District 63 (Saanich) and CUPE Local 441, the union representing more than 500 support staff workers. This means that all Saanich Schools will be open as of Monday, November 18, 2019, for regular instruction.

    We ...

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    A message from the Superintendent: Job Action -- Educational Impact
    by Cody Henschel - Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 3:54 PM

    Dear Parents / Guardians,

    It is important to acknowledge the significant disruption this job action is causing for everyone – our students, parents/guardians, staff and the community. Our goal continues to be finding a solution that is fair to our employees and that gets us back into our schools ...

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    Remembrance Day
    by Cody Henschel - Thursday, 7 November 2019, 11:53 AM

    The Saanich School District acknowledges the importance of Remembrance Day in Canada.  We will be lowering all school flags to half-mast over the weekend and encourage families to attend a local ceremony in their community.

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    Island Health: Vaccine Status Reporting Regulation
    by Cody Henschel - Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 1:57 PM

    Please review the information found in the attached notice from Island Health regarding the provincial Vaccine Status Reporting Regulation which came into effect this July 2019.

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    Parkland Swim Team performs well
    by Carol Gribling - Monday, 21 October 2019, 8:53 AM

    6 members of the Parkland Swim Team competed at the 2019 Vancouver Island School Swim Meet on Sunday, where they competed alongside athletes from 32 schools!

    Everyone worked very hard, and represented Parkland with their effort and good sportsmanship. 

    4 of our swimmers have advanced to Provincials in November: Taise Bryce, Erik Rankin, Nele Schiefer, and Emilia Coccia. Congratulations