If your child is in grade 9 or 10 please consider coming to this important information evening where you will learn all about the two year International Baccalaureate Diploma program that begins in grade 11 at Parkland Secondary School. The IB program develops inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who are motivated to succeed. Completion of the IB Diploma program will gain students first year credit at university for a number of their IB courses. Come find out more about this academically engaging program. In the meantime please visit parklandib.ca to learn more.
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Dear Parents / Guardians,
The Saanich School District is about to launch a new parent/guardian communication tool called Sangha. We are implementing Sangha because of its ability to more efficiently and effectively communicate with parents/guardians, especially for critical announcements such as ...Read the rest of this topic
Congratulations to all those students who have been participating in Parkland's FIRST EVER Sport Performance Basketball class!
This linear morning class currently has 35 students and has been running since the end of September every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:00 - 8:15am, and it will continue on until the beginning of June. It is wonderful to see so many students who want to "work on their game" and have fun doing it!
Registration for next year's class will be coming soon in the New Year, please email Mrs. Beaucamp (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Mr. Buckham (email@example.com) for more information.
Goodbye to our international students who are leaving at Christmas. We will miss you.
Fortis BC Natural Gas Availability
The Saanich School District is doing its part in helping to reduce demand for natural gas this winter.
The two Enbridge natural gas pipelines in BC are not operating at full capacity resulting in an anticipated reduction in the amount of gas available ...Read the rest of this topic
Marine Science 9/10 and Marine Biology 11 students had a whale of a time at the Vancouver Aquarium and Beaty Biodiversity museum!
A big thank you to the Sidney Concert Band and their director Bruce Hamm for their benefit concert last night at Parkland. They raised $1500 which will all go to support middle school music programs in SD 63. Thanks as well to the middle school students that performed alongside the Sidney Concert Band and to the NSMS/Parkland band director Ms. Sousa for helping pull this great event off!
Congratulations to our Jr. Girls Basketball team for placing second in their Tip Off Tournament this past weekend. The team played hard and to beat Vanier, Stelly's and Royal Bay to get to the finals, then played a tough game against Belmont. Congratulations girls you should be very proud! Good luck with your season.