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Monday, June 20th, 2022

Meaningful Work Creates Independence

Today is a work day for Michael. He makes sure that he leaves himself plenty of time to get ready. Once he’s showered, shaved, and brushed his teeth, he gets dressed for work, making sure that he...

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Thursday, June 16th, 2022

WJ Mouat wins national careers competition for 6th time

School among 282 across nation that competed to be ‘Canada’s Most Informed’

W. J. Mouat Secondary in Abbotsford has won a national competition in career exploration.

The Let’s Talk...

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Wednesday, June 15th, 2022

The Paddle Project: A Grade 8’s Journey to Highschool

The conclusion of Grade 8 marks a significant milestone in a student's academic career as they look ahead to embark on a new chapter in their educational journey. This year, the Indigenous...

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Tuesday, June 14th, 2022

Lex̱éywa - Recalling of a Residential School Experience

As we continue to celebrate National Indigenous History Month, we invite you to take part in a learning opportunity.

In 2018, Robert Bateman Secondary offered a unique Art Activism class...

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Tuesday, June 14th, 2022

Three Abbotsford students receive Beedie Luminaries scholarships

Program recognizes youths’ academic potential and ‘resilience and resolve’

Three Grade 12 Abbotsford students have been named recipients of the Beedie Luminaries scholarship of up to $40,...

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Tuesday, June 14th, 2022

Highlights - Board Meeting - June 14, 2022

The Abbotsford Board of Education regularly meets throughout the school year. Agendas and minutes from the public Board Meetings can be accessed through the District's ...

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Monday, June 13th, 2022

New Beginnings parent program in Abbotsford thanks community partners

Participants in the New Beginnings parent program in Abbotsford held a tea on May 26 to thank the community partners who helped them graduate.

New Beginnings is a partnership among the...

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Friday, June 10th, 2022

Celebrating Our 2022 Retirees

As the 2021-22 school year comes to a close, we are congratulating our retirees from the Abbotsford School District. This year, we will see 55 employees retire from our schools and district sites...

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Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Art Activism class shines light on over incarceration of Indigenous people

Statistics released by the Office of the Correctional Investigator last December were sobering for those concerned with the over incarceration of Indigenous people.

Almost 50 per cent of...

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Thursday, June 2nd, 2022

Terry Fox Awarded $10,000 Food Grant

Terry Fox Elementary has secured a $10,000 Food Grant from the Breakfast Club of Canada that will go towards the school’s breakfast and snack program for the 2022-2023 school year. Since 1994, the...

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