April 05, 2018
Middle & Secondary Parents/Guardians: Tuesday, April 24, 6:30-8:00 pm at Hollywood Education Services (1040 Hollywood Rd. S) Elementary Parents/Guardians: Wednesday, April 25, 6:30 -8:00pm at Quigley Elem. School (705 Kitch Road) Click here
to view the flyer and required registration information.
March 13, 2018
L ast Friday, March 9, 2018 Okanagan College hosted the 2018 SkillsBC Competition and Discovery Days. The Central Okanagan School District sent 400 students from Grades 6-12 to celebrate, experience, and achieve skills in a variety of trades and technology areas. Students explored the usefulness of tools while making mini...
February 28, 2018
This is a free event taking place at the Reichwald Health Sciences Centre on the U BC’s Okanagan campus, April 18 th from 6pm-7pm. Students will get to learn about the admission requirements, speak to professors, current students, advisors to help better prepare themselves for their educational journey into...
February 21, 2018
Line up a summer job at the region’s largest tourism job fair! What’s happening after school’s out? Discover and land a job, co-op placement, or a place to kick-start your career at the largest tourism and hospitality job fair in the Thompson Okanagan on March 15!
February 19, 2018
ARC Programs, in association with SD23, has developed a webinar titled "Teen Survival Kit: How To Talk to Your Teen About Drugs and Alcohol" . It is designed to provide parents and caregivers with basic drug/alcohol information to help them engage in conversations with their teen. The webinar has been broken down...
February 08, 2018
Skills Canada BC offers a unique opportunity to experience careers in the skilled trades and applied technologies through competition-based activities. The Regional Competition is hosted by Okanagan College. Our senior students participate in the competition while our younger students have a variety of activities to explore. See below for...
January 27, 2018
Each year, the Ministry of Education issues a Provincial Survey to students in grades 4, 7, 10, and 12 as well as to their parents and school staff. The Provincial Student Learning Survey is unique in its scope, size and usefulness to schools because it gathers information on topics related...
January 18, 2018
Dear Parents/Guardians of students in Rutland Schools, In response to the BC Ministry of Education's Framework for Enhancing Student Learning, the Principals and Vice-Principals in the Rutland Family of Schools have been working with their school teams to co-create an Inquiry and Innovation Community Forum for Rutland area parents and students...
January 09, 2018
Feburary 3, 2018 - ADHD Seminar. Please see attachment for more information ADHD Seminar.pdf
January 09, 2018
Parents are invited to attend the 10 week program to support parents of pre-teen and teens. Please see attachment for more information. Connect Parent Group.pdf
December 15, 2017
Interior Health has declared a meningococcal outbreak in the Okanagan. On Tuesday, December 19, Interior Health will have a team in our school providing free vaccinations for students in grades 9-12 (ages: 15-19). Please note: Grade 10 students who received the Meningococcal Quadrivalent vaccine in the 2016/17 school year are considered protected...
November 02, 2017
Okanagan College will hold their 36th annual Career Fair this Sunday, November 5 from 10:30 - 3:00 p.m. For more information: http://www.okanagan.bc.ca/Page17709.aspx
Students will have the opportunity to meet regional and national
employers and learn about the programs offered at Okanagan College. They
will also have a chance to...
October 21, 2017
Post Secondary Preparation #1 (PSP) sessions will take place on Wednesday, October 25th and Thursday, October 26th during the first half of each block (presentation time 45-60 minutes) in the library . As well, there will be a lunch session on Thursday. Any students who are considering attending post secondary are strongly encouraged...
September 25, 2017
The Foundation Skills Assessment is an annual province-wide assessment of all B.C. students' academic skills in grades 4 and 7. Attached is a letter to parents as well as a brochure issued by the Ministry of Education. Letter to parents re: FSA
Ministry FSA Parent Brochure
September 22, 2017
Rotary International is looking for Grade 9, 10 & 11 students for the Rotary Youth Exchange Program. Information meeting on Tuesday, September 26. For more informaiton, please view the attached poster: KELOWNA POSTER 2017.pdf
September 19, 2017
Everyone is welcome to attend this presentation on Thursday, October 5 at Hollywood Road Education Services Building. Please see attachment for more information. Lynn Lyons Presentation 2017.pdf
August 31, 2017
Please see attached letter to parent of Grade 12 students regarding Grad Campout. Grad Campout Letter.docx
August 28, 2017
Grade 9 Orientation on Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. See you there!
May 04, 2017
We would like to invite you to complete the 2017 Student Learning Survey. The Student Learning Survey (formally called Satisfaction Survey) has been administered annually in BC public schools since 2001. It is the only source of province-wide information on in-school process and the learning environment. The survey will be open...
November 01, 2016
You are needed for Dry Grad! We have many things going on and with your help, we can get there faster. On December 5th, we will be having our first pub night at Wings in Plaza 33. Tickets are $20.00, and there will also be a silent auction with many great...
September 26, 2016
for information on Online Courses in SD23.
January 20, 2016
A big thank you to the members of the SD23 Newspaper in Education and the Public Education Awareness Committees and our friends at the Capital News for creating an amazing edition of Together We Learn . Download a digital version here
to read about all of the incredible examples of teaching and learning taking place across...
January 08, 2016
Website for BC Excellence Scholarships
This new BC Ministry of Education scholarship is a $5000 scholarship awarded to 55 BC students. It recognizes well-rounded graduates who have demonstrated community service and leadership, both inside and outside of their schools, as well as commitment and aptitude for their chosen career paths. ...
November 16, 2015
November 19 at 6:30pm in the Music Room to organize a bake sale for the Winter Concert and to discuss an early December fundraising opportunity in lieu of turkey sales.
November 03, 2015
RSS Music Dept is holding our annual Poinsettia, Wreath and Table Centre sale from Nov 2-20, 2015. These are quality plants from DeVry Greenhouses. All orders must be paid for online. More information and pictures of the available plants are accessible when you log in to your child's school account. ...
October 21, 2015
Cutter's Edge link has updated order information as well as pictures of sample cards that can be ordered. We are taking Christmas card orders now:!
September 29, 2015
Registration is now open for the Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth training course. You do not have to be a parent or guardian of an OKM student to register for this course. All are welcome! Dates: October 13 th , 20 th ,...
May 27, 2015
for advancing to the BC High School Track and Field championships in Langley!
May 27, 2015
Check out this story byShaw TV on the RSS Forestry program.