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Thursday, June 16th, 2022

The Launch of Our Equity Website

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

One of the lasting legacies of the COVID-19 pandemic will be its exposure of pre-existing societal inequities to a wider audience. While inequities have existed in society and schools since they...

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Thursday, April 28th, 2022

Speaking Your Truth: Student Voices (from WJ Mouat)

The most recent stop on my student voice inquiry journey was at WJ Mouat. I continue to be fascinated by the diversity of thought about certain issues, and simultaneously the remarkable...

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

Earth Day in Division 3

All the classes were able to learn a little bit about saving the earth on Earth Day. In Mrs. Liebe’s class, they were talking about recycling, saving energy, and saving water. In Mrs. Wojak’s...

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

After School Programs

We have three (3) different afterschool programs at Aberdeen:

Cooking – Grade 4/5
Story Book Art – Grade ½
Board Games – Grade ¾

We have been lucky to have these programs...

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

Social Media Presentation

We were lucky to have Cst. Marcus Dyck at the school on Thursday last week. He put on a presentation about social media for our intermediate students. Social Media can be a great tool for everyone...

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Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

Colouring Award Winner

Miykah won a colouring contest and was able to ride to school in a Fire Truck. The students were all excited for Miykah and celebrated by making signs to cheer him on as he came into the parking...

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Thursday, March 10th, 2022

Trust the Village

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I visited the temporary Upper Sumas Elementary site this week to see how the staff and students were adjusting to their “new” environment (For those of you who have been around as long as I have...

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Monday, February 28th, 2022

Student Voice: Selling Hope

By Dr. Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

With all that has transpired in this country and in Europe over the last few weeks, it is easy to slip into despair. However, when you work with and in service of children it is both difficult and...

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Sunday, February 27th, 2022

Making Sandwiches for the Homeless

Our Grade 4/5 classes took the opportunity on Pink Shirt Day to make sandwiches for the homeless. Everyone brought in something to make sandwiches: bread, meat, lettuce, cucumber, mustard, mayo,...

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Sunday, February 27th, 2022

Pink Shirt Day Assembly

Pink Shirt Day is an important day on the school calendar. It is a day where we focus on kindness, inclusion, and acceptance of all people. We want to make sure that all students, staff, and...

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