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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 Preparedness

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”

Policy for Review

The following policies will be circulated for feedback until December 9, 2019. Written feedback can be submitted to Candace Clouthier at

Bylaw 1-99 Organization and Operation of the Board has been revised to reflect current board practices.  The board read the first and second readings of the bylaw.  The third reading and final approval is to occur at the Regular Meeting of the board in December 2019. 

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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