John Howitt Elementary School
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Announcements Archive


Satisfaction Survey for Grade 4 & 7 Students, Families, and Howitt Staff

February 14, 2018
Click on the picture above to be redirected to the Satisfaction Survey Website​

MDI Login for Students

November 02, 2017
​Click the icon below to log into the MDI for Grade 4 and 7 Students.  

Ready, Set, Learn

October 13, 2017

Surplus Sale

October 11, 2017

MDi Parent Information

September 20, 2017

Back to School Information

August 16, 2017

School Bus Routes for 2016-17

September 27, 2016

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

School Calendar 2016-17

May 02, 2016

Census 2016 Toolkit

March 08, 2016
​ Additional Statistics Canada Information:   Web images 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: .  ...

Bullying Stops Here

February 25, 2016

Budget Input 2016/17

February 17, 2016

Student Registration for 2016-17

January 18, 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...

First Newsletter of the School Year

September 16, 2015
​Scroll down to the Publications area you will see the link to our first newsletter of the school yer. There is lots of info and exciting events coming up so don't miss out :)


August 31, 2015
​The new K-9 curriculum is available on the website: ​  

First Day of School

August 24, 2015
​On Tues Sept 8 at John Howitt students from Grade 1 to 6 will attendfrom 10am til Noon. Class Lists will be posted on the outside Gym wall near the enterance and staff will be there too to help direct students to their new classrooms. After getting acquinted with their teacher...

MyEd BC Privacy of Information

January 29, 2015
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:  

Bus Routes 2014-2015

January 29, 2015
​ Click here for Bus Routes

MyEd Mobile

January 29, 2015
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...

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 22, 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.    

Howitt Wear Order Form

November 21, 2014

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...

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...

Students Supplies Lists for September 2014

June 22, 2014
​You will find Student Supplies Lists for all Grades at John Howitt listed on the right hand side of our websites home page under publications

Announcement Archive


Satisfaction Survey for Grade 4 & 7 Students, Families, and Howitt Staff

February 14, 2018
Click on the picture above to be redirected to the Satisfaction Survey Website​