School District 70 (Alberni)
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News Archive

Web Mail

June 10, 2016
​The Web Mail link in Utilities will direct the user to the Cloud Based Mail Server. If your account has not yet been moved to the cloud, please use the SD70 Mail Server.  

2016-17 School Calendar

May 11, 2016

Welcome to Kindergarten

March 09, 2016
 

Census 2016 Toolkit

March 08, 2016
​ Additional Statistics Canada Information:   Web images http://www.census.gc.ca/ccr16z/ccr16z_002-eng.html#a01 I have attached three new collections banners, also found through the link above. If you load one of these to your website, please use the following HTML code to link the image to the census website: http://www.census.gc.ca/?bsf=web117 .  ...

Bullying Stops Here

February 25, 2016

Budget Input 2016/17

February 17, 2016

F.O.R.C.E. - Society for Kids' Mental Health

October 12, 2015
Parent and Youth Volunteers Needed: Mental Health and/ or Substance Use  We are looking for youth and parent volunteers to join a Collaborative Local Action Team in Port Alberni.  This team consists of local mental health and substance use professionals wanting to hear your thoughts.  This opportunity provides a platform to share...

Early Years Centre Survey

September 22, 2015
​ This survey consists of 7 questions about programs, services, and supports for families with children birth - 12 years old.  It should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete.   Survey results will be used by members of the Alberni Children First Network to inform planning for a proposed Early Years...

Curriculum

August 31, 2015
​The new K-9 curriculum is available on the website: ​https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/  

Professional Development Day - February 16, 2015

January 27, 2015
​Attached brochure for the February 16 Professional Day. Professional Development Day February 16 2015.pdf    

Family Literacy Day - January 31, 2015

January 07, 2015
Saturday, January 31   11 AM to 1 PM   Families with children ages 2 - 8 years are invited to come for a free community celebration of Family Literacy Day at Echol Centre.    

Christmas Food Drive

November 20, 2014
​ The ADSS Athletic Department will be holding their annual Food Drive for the Salvation Army on Wednesday, Dec.3, from 5:30 - 7:30pm.  Coaches and athletes from ADSS will be out in neighbourhoods around the Alberni Valley collecting non-perishable food donations for the Salvation army that night.  Let's kick off the season of...

MyEd BC Privacy of Information

November 05, 2014
Access levels to MyEd BC is based on user's need to know. All users are expected to comply with FOIPPA guidelines regarding privacy and protection of personal information. Privacy and Protection Training is available at: http://mytrainingbc.ca/myedPOI/overview/001.html  

Diagnostic Math Assessment

September 25, 2014
Student data for the Diagnostic Math Assessment has been loaded into the Testonline database. Tests are loaded for Beginning of Grade 3 to Beginning of Grade 10. The link to the Testonline BC website is:  http://testonline.ca/britishcolumbia.htm Beginning of Grade assessments will remain available until the beginning of November. School...

Back to School

September 18, 2014
Finally the end is in sight.  And with the anticipated end to the lengthy labour dispute our attention once again turns to school start up and the challenges associated with not being in session since June 16, 2014. Pending ratification of the Memorandum of Agreement, the non-instructional day previously scheduled for...

Schools Re-Open September 22

September 18, 2014
​ SCHOOL DISTRICT 70 (ALBERNI) NOTICE TO PARENTS School District 70 (Alberni) Welcomes All Students for School Opening Pending ratification, schools will RE-OPEN to students on Monday, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014 as follows: ELEMENTARY: September 22 10:00 am - 12:00 noon September 23 regular day Kindergarten gradual entry as communicated to parents...

World Book Web

September 02, 2014
As part of our ERAC subscription, SD70 students and staff have access to several World Book tools and resources.  All SD70 computers can access these resources directly from the Digital Classroom or the World Book Web pages.  Students can also search for these resources by signing into the school's Destiny Library System. Features...

Student Technology Agreement

August 19, 2014
Students in Grades 4 to 12 should have a current Technology Use Agreement at their school. This agreement is used to set up student network accounts, student email accounts, and access to Microsoft Office Apps. In addition, students agree to respect SD70 technology and to be responsible users. Technology Use Agreement...

MyEd Mobile

August 18, 2014
SD70 staff and students can access the MyEd BC system from any internet connected device, including mobile phones and tablets.  To access MyEd BC on your mobile device, use your web browser to navigate to your school site and click on the MyEd BC link. The application will open in the...

Bus Routes 2014-2015

August 14, 2014
​ Click here for Bus Routes

School Closures/Reconfiguration

March 17, 2014
​There will be a Special Public Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:00pm in the Board Room at 4690 Roger Street.

Feb 5 Reconfiguration/Closure Feedback

February 11, 2014
​ The PDFs below represent our feedback from our second public input session on Wed Feb 5, 2014. The 3 scenario s (1, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B plus our 'Parking Lot items') are listed.  
We asked for feedback on each scenario under the headings of:  'What do you like?, What...

Feb 4 Reconfiguration/Closure Feedback

February 11, 2014
The PDFs below represent our feedback from our first public input session on Tues Feb 4, 2014. The 3 scenarios (1, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B plus our 'Parking Lot items') are listed. 
We asked for feedback on each scenario under the headings of:  'What do you like?, What are the...

Scenarios

February 05, 2014

School reconfiguration - Online input and feedback

February 05, 2014
​We would like your feedback on our proposal to reconfigure the schools in Port Alberni from our current K-5, 6-8, 9-12 model to a K-7, 8-12 model. The background information for this survey (enrolment projections, financial pressures and educational challenges) are contained within the 'Announcement' section on the our homepage. Please...

Enrolment Projections for Port Alberni

February 04, 2014
The attached document has the following information from our latest demographic projection for Port Alberni Schools. Enrolment Proj.2013.14PAOnly.pdf • Enrolment history (2012  and 2013) • Projected enrolment for each school and program​ (to 2028) • Capacity of each school

School Closure/Reconfiguration - Input Dates - Phase 1

January 29, 2014
​Tuesday February 4 - 7:00 pm at ADSS (student commons) Wednesday February 5 - 4:00 pm at ADSS (student commons)

December 20, 2013

December 20, 2013
All SD70 Schools in the Alberni Valley are CLOSED due to slippery road conditions.​

2013-2016 Achievement Contract

July 08, 2013
​The updated version of the District Achievement Contract has been posted to the SD70 District Reports page.  Additional achievement evidence from June 2013 will be updated in September. 2013-2016 District Achievement Contract

Bus Route Changes - September 30, 2013

June 10, 2013
​ As a result of a review of our 2013/14 schedule, School District 70 has revised Bus Routes effective September 30, 2013 to address student safety and bus capacity concerns.  This week, copies of the new routes will be distributed to students by drivers.  You can also check for changes by...