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What Are Gradeless Report Cards?

October 17th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Read the letter below and come to the meeting to find out!

You are invited to a meeting which will take place at 6:30pm on Tuesday, October 25th. We will discuss changes to the curriculum and upcoming changes to reporting student progress.


(This letter was distributed to TAG teachers on October 17th. Did your child bring it home?)

Stop in at the Book Fair in the library before the meeting. (The library will be open at 5:00pm.)

We hope to see you there!

Teal Pumpkin Project!

October 13th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »
Have you heard of the Teal Pumpkin Project?

You can find out more here –>  Teal Pumpkin Project

Homes participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project offer non-food treats for trick-or-treaters who have food sensitivities or allergies.

A local group is interested in creating an interactive map to help guide trick-or-treaters on Halloween.

If you are interested in adding your address to an interactive map showing homes participating in the project, please contact Gillian DeConto at littlebittyranch@hotmail.com or at (250) 785-8853 for more information.

SD60 Band Bazaar and Craft Sale!

October 12th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »
Please come out to the 2016 Bazaar and Craft Sale!!

Saturday November 19th

9:30 am – 3:30 pm.

Dr. Kearney Gym

Show your support for the School District #60 Band Program!

For more information, please see the attached poster.

Tables available for rent if interested please email us at sd60bandparents@gmail.com or by calling us at 250-261-2623 for more information!


Parent Advisory – “Clown” Related Threats

October 7th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

Please read the notice from Theresa Campbell (Safer Schools Together) and discuss this notice with your child(ren). Pay particular attention to reporting these threats and also to possible consequences for any participation in these threats. If you have questions, please contact the school administration.

Parent Advisory – Clown Related Threats

WorkBC Find Your Fit Tour!

October 7th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »


Fabric Donations Needed!

October 5th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

Our sewing class is working on Flannel Rag Quilts and would greatly appreciate any donations of fabric. Please contact  Mrs. Telizyn at ktelizyn@prn.bc.ca  if you would like more information.




Ministry of Education – Parent Feedback on Reporting

October 4th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

With the new K-9 curriculum, the Ministry of Education is looking for parent feedback about how reporting can best reflect student learning.

You are able to share your thoughts with the Ministry via engage.gov.bc.ca/yourkidsprogress until February 28, 2017. You can download a copy of the letter from the Education Minister by clicking the link below.

Letter from Education Minister

Prizes! Parents! Guardians! Students!

September 29th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »


Review the DKMS Handbook and Code of Conduct on this website with your child or children. After you have done so, e-mail the vice principal with the following information:


I have reviewed the DKMS Handbook and Code of Conduct with:

Child’s Name: ____________________     TAG Teacher: _______________
(Include names of other children if more than one child attends DKMS.)

Parent/Guardian Name: ________________


Your name and your child’s name will each be entered into a draw for various gift cards: movie passes, restaurants, iTunes, etc.

There are two draw dates: Friday, October 7th and Thursday, October 20th.


Open House!

September 26th, 2016 by Jerelyn Orcutt No comments »

There will be an Open House at DKMS on Thursday, September 29th from 7:00pm to 8:00pm.

A short assembly to introduce staff and to start the evening off will begin at 7:00pm in the gym.

We hope to see you there!!

DK PAC Meeting!

September 16th, 2016 by Chris Nock No comments »

Dr. Kearney will be having its first PAC meeting for the 2016-17 school year on

Tuesday September 20, 2016 at 7:00 pm.

See you there!