Latest News & Announcements

Bus Delays or Cancellations

 

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Daily update notifications are posted about any changes in a bus route. Please check the bus notification tab on the school district website for daily information on bus routes, or call the bus info line at 250-782-1061, or subscribe to text alerts to receive up to date busing information.

Be Prepared for Winter

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The Transportation Department is reminding all students to have appropriate winter clothing when they ride the school bus. This will include but not limited to winter coats, winter footwear, head wear and hand protection.

In winter driving conditions, it is important to always be prepared for the unexpected.  This is to ensure the safety of all school bus passengers if there were to be any delays while the bus is on route.

Board Approves 2024-2025 Budget Process

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The Board of Education of School District No. 59 (Peace River South) has approved its process to develop the 2024-2025 annual budget.

Three engagement opportunities will be provided in the upcoming budget development timeline: a combined strategic plan and budget meeting on January 24, 2024, a student symposium in February 2024 and a public information and feedback session on April 24, 2024.

Further details are included in the media release below.

Crescent Park Elementary School Expansion

The Board of Education of School District No. 59 (Peace River South) received approval from the Ministry of Education and Child Care for a major capital project that supports a five-class room expansion for Crescent Park Elementary School. 

The Ministry has awarded the expansion as part of a pilot project that will utilize sustainable and energy-efficient designs. The Ministry's investment in this project totals $7.5 million. 

This is exciting news for Crescent Park families. Crescent Park Elementary School Parent Advisory Council President and Vice President, Kaitlin Sevier and Lisa Meeres stated, “We are thrilled to hear of the expansion to our school! Crescent Park is located in a unique location with being on the edge of a new development area - which means many new families with elementary aged children. We have seen Crescent Park’s student population growing over the years. We are looking forward to being a part of the pilot project and seeing the final results!”

Please read the full media release attached.

Erase Bullying

Erase is all about building safe and caring school communities. This includes empowering students, parents, educators and the community partners who support them to get help with challenges, report concerns to schools, and learn about complex issues facing students.

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Buses

Posted Route Status
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #14: Willowbrook Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #1: Tate Creek (Secondary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #27: Fellers Heights (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #32: Tower Lake Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #38: Arras (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #46: Bear Mountain Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #53: Riverside Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #9: Doe River (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #19: West Dawson Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #25: Hays Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #30: Pouce Coupe Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #36: Parkland (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #44: Dawson Creek Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #50: Kiskatinaw Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #7: East Pouce Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #18: Doe River (Secondary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #24: Lakeview Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #2: Alaska Highway Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #34: Groundbirch (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #41: Devereaux Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #48: West Pouce Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #6: Fellers Heights (Secondary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #16: Tomslake (Secondary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #20: Sunset Prarie (Elementary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #29: Farmington Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #33: Arras (Secondary) Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #3: South Dawson Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #47: Tuscola Mountain Cancelled
39 minutes ago Dawson Creek #5: Kilkerran Cancelled

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