Families throughout the province are encouraged to recognize this year’s Family Literacy Week by reading books, playing games, attending online and outdoor events, and connecting with loved ones virtually.
COVID-19 vaccination is now authorized by Health Canada for children five and older. Click the title for more information.
COVID-19 Vaccination for Children Ages 5-11: COVID-19 vaccination is now authorized by Health Canada for children five and older. Getting young people vaccinated helps protect them and the people around them. Click on the following link for trusted information from the Ministry of Health and the BC Center for Disease Control (CDC) about vaccines: BCCDC COVID-19 Vaccination for children 5-11 years old resource. A hard copy will be sent home to families with children aged 5-11. Parent permission will be required to vaccinate children under 12 and the school system supports that. Parents/guardians can also view this week's COVID-19 update for more information and resources on this topic.
Online Registration for Kindergarten and Elementary Programs of Choice begin Monday, January 24th through to Friday, February 4, 2022. For details, registration information and application forms for Programs of Choice, click below.
The Board of Education of School District No. 69 (Qualicum) invites staff, parents/guardians, and community members to provide input on the District Long Range Facilities Planning. Click for more details and for links through which to submit your ideas/comments/feedback.
Join us as we work towards building a new 6-lane 'Track of Dreams' @ Ballenas Secondary School.
The first monthly K-12 School Situation Report is now available from the BCCDC.
Parents and caregivers must continue to assess their children daily for illness before sending them to school. Click on 'Read More' to visit the Health Check website to complete the daily assessment of symptoms and/or to download the K-12 Health Check app.