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Monday, June 25th, 2018

National Indigenous Peoples' Day celebrated in Abbotsford

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day was celebrated in Abbotsford on June 21st, with Pow wow drumming, storytelling, Salish weaving and other crafts, face painting, free food and more.

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Friday, June 22nd, 2018

District budget approved for 2018-19 school year

A $221 million-dollar budget for the 2018-19 school year has been passed by the Abbotsford Board of Education, as the district prepares for growth in enrolment and supporting new educational initia

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Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Aboriginal Students Experience UBC

This spring seven Aboriginal secondary students from the Abbotsford School District were accepted into the Verna J.

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Friday, June 1st, 2018

Integrated Arts Earn Exemplary School Designation

The Arts Schools Network Board of Directors has designated Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts (Sumas Mountain) and Abbotsford School of Integrated Arts (North Poplar) as Exemplary Schools in reco

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Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Gathering at Sumas First Nation Longhouse

Sumas First Nation generously hosted the Abbotsford School District for a day of celebration of student achievement, Halq'emeylem language and culture.  The day started with a Traditional Sto:lo Ce

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Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Slahal Tournament at Seabird Island

Five Abbotsford schools entered a tournament at Seabird Island.  Slahal is a traditional First Nation game involving probability, critical thinking, teamwork, drumming and song.  WA Fraser Middle s

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Thursday, April 5th, 2018

District Wins National Education Innovation Award

The EdCan Network recognizes the district’s Robert Bateman Secondary Art Activism Program – where Art is a vehicle that empowers students – as a winner of the 2018 Ken Spencer Awards fo

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Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Proposed Local School Calendars for 2018-2019

The Abbotsford Board of Education is required to create a calendar that meets the legislated requirements of the School Act, and the Abbotsford District Teachers’ Association (ADTA) Collect

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Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Thank you Ken and Cathy!

For several decades, Ken and Cathy from Stó:lō Catering, have been providing delicious catered meals to the school district and community.  Everyone loves their food, incredible service and their f

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Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Walking Forward Together: Aboriginal Conference

On October 20, 500 educators came together to learn about ways to work together to support the success of Aboriginal students.

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