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Friday, July 22nd, 2022

Back to School Event

September can be a month of anxiety and stress for families as it presents the back-to-school season for children. On August 27th, the Abbotsford School District, in partnership with the...

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Tuesday, July 12th, 2022

John Maclure unveils new Thunderbird Mural

In the fall of 2021, Carlos Julian, an Indigenous Support Worker at John Maclure Community School, emailed a local Indigenous artist in hopes that they would be able to paint a mural at the school...

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Monday, July 11th, 2022

Students coordinate PRIDE celebrations at Eugene Reimer

Eugene Reimer Middle School's Inclusion Club hosted a Pride celebration for students and staff in June 2022. Students from middle schools across the district were provided with the opportunity to...

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Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

Board of Education holds House Post Honouring Ceremony

On June 21, 2022, the Abbotsford Board of Education hosted a House Post Honouring Ceremony at Semá:th First Nation longhouse to formally commemorate the carving of three house posts created for...

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Wednesday, June 29th, 2022

Abby Senior unveils Rainbow Crosswalk

On June 22, school trustees, district staff, community members, school staff, and students gathered outside Abbotsford Senior Secondary to unveil a newly painted rainbow crosswalk. This student-...

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Wednesday, June 29th, 2022

Congratulations Class of 2022

Congratulations to our 2022 graduates! We are thrilled to recognize over 1,500 grade 12 students from our secondary schools. From academic excellence to athletic skill-building, artistic...

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Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

UFV Faculty of Science Receives 2022 Community Matters Award

The Abbotsford Board of Education awarded the University of the Fraser Valley’s (UFV) Faculty of Science as the 2022 recipient of the Community Matters Award. Nominated by Jas Piche, an educator...

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Monday, June 27th, 2022

School district passes $239M budget for 2022-2023 school year

A $239 million-dollar balanced operating budget for the 2022-2023 school year was approved by the Abbotsford Board of Education on June 14, 2022, at their last public Board meeting for the current...

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Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022

Year end message from Minister Whiteside

As summer break approaches, Minister Jennifer Whitside, Ministry of Education and Child Care, expresses her gratitude to everyone in the education system for their extraordinary efforts and...

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Tuesday, June 21st, 2022

Board restricts the use of artificial turf sports field

After months of negotiations, the Abbotsford Board of Education failed to reach an agreement with the City of Abbotsford around the artificial turf sports field located at Abbotsford Senior...

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