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Training Opportunity for Local Youth

SD59 students took part in the Outland Youth Employment Program (OYEP) again this summer. Three students from Dawson Creek and Chetwynd joined others from across the northern part of the province in this six week program. The final two weeks of the program occurred onsite at the SD59 Pat O’Reilly Outdoor Education Site at Gwillim Lake.

“Winter is coming and in preparation

School Bus

“Winter is coming and in preparation,  SD#59 Transportation Department asks for your assistance with the following:

For the safety of all students riding on SD#59 school buses in the coming winter months,

they must have appropriate winter clothing when they ride the school buses.

This will include but not limited to: Winter coats, Winter footwear, Head wear and Hand protection.

This is to ensure the safety of all school bus passengers if there were to be any delays while the bus is performing its route. Ie: mechanical challenges, road conditions or other delays


Thank you for your assistance.

School District # 59 (Peace River South)

Transportation Department”

Change to October Board Meeting

Please note, the October Open Board Meeting will be held in Chetwynd at Little Prairie Elementary School and will begin at 10:30 am.   Members of the public are welcome to attend.  Please see the revised schedule.

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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The StrongStart programs are running as scheduled.