North Okanagan Shuswap School District was represented by 10 excellent ambassadors competing at the regional Skills Canada event at Thompson Rivers University on Friday, with two coming home with medals!
Jade Williams of A.L. Fortune won silver in hairdressing and Chad Walker of Pleasant Valley Secondary won silver in automotive service tech!
Regional high school students competed in the areas of Automotive Service, Cabinet Making, Carpentry, Culinary Arts, Electrical Wiring, Hairdressing and Welding. Congratulations!
Wellness (anti-bullying) Pink Shirt Day . . .
Students and staff at North Canoe Elementary (left) and Eagle River Secondary (right) join others around the school district, province and even country, wore pink to help raise anti-bullying awareness on Wednesday Feb. 25!
Math Challengers . . .
On February 13th, 2015 a team of grade 8 Shuswap Middle students participated in the annual Math Challengers Competition at Okanagan College in Kelowna. They had a great day and were very successful. One of the team members Richard Jurasek came in 3rd overall in the regional competition. Congratulations to all members of the team. From left to right: Coach Shera Niewenhuizen, Tye Webster-Locke, Marissa Materi, Aiken Webster, Sean Jurasek, Matthew Berke & Richard Jurasek.
StrongStarts are open
The school district's StrongStarts for early learners (newborns to age 5) are open. If you are planning on attending StrongStart for the first time please give the school a call just to double check times. Thank you! For more information please look for Early Learners under the drop down menu for Parents and Students on this website or call co-ordinator Jennifer Findlay at 250 833 2095. Click here for poster!
2014-15 School Year Calendar
The school year calendar for 2014-15 is available by clicking here. The Calendar, as well as other information which parents may find interesting, is also available under the Parents and Students menu on this webpage.
District Office Hours. . .
The School District office, located at 220 Shuswap St. In Salmon Arm, is open from 8 a.m. 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.
If you have educational questions or concerns please contact the School District office at 250 832 2157.
Our Mission is to engage all students in meaningful and relevant learning experiences that develop their knowledge, skills, attitudes, creativity and the pursuit of personal success.
Seeking Power Sweeping Services Quotes
The Board of Education of S.D. No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) Power Sweeping Services Quotation Process School District No. 83 is advertising for interested parties to submit a quotation for Power Sweeping Services for the 2015 School year. Quotation d
Property for Sale
The school district has a property for sale. REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Site Description 1. North Canoe Annex RFP 13-07 The +1.0 acre (.405 ha) Property located at 6540 50th Street North East known as the North Canoe Annex is currently zoned is P-3 (Ins
E.R.A.S.E. Bullying Website
Every child deserves an education free from discrimination, bullying, harassment, intimidation and violence. The ERASE (Expect Respect and A Safe Education) Bullying website, www.erasebullying.ca, is here to help. This provincial website includes online a
Student Accident Insurance available
North Okanagan-Shuswap School District No. 83 does not provide accident insurance coverage for student injuries that occur on school premises or during off-site school activities.~ Accidents can and do happen.~ Some injuries incur medical, dental or other