News

We hope you have had an enjoyable summer break and been able to catch up with family and friends. We are excited to welcome students back to school next Tuesday (September 6) to continue our mission of inspiring and nurturing thriving, future-ready learners.
For the coming school year, we will continue to focus on our strategic priorities of ensuring learning success and graduation for all students,… Read more »

A huge hello to our Sunshine Hills community from us to you. We hope you’ve all had a fun and relaxing summer. The weather has been sublime. Our school looks great both inside and out because our district custodial and maintenance crews worked very hard to ensure our start up is fresh and inviting…. Read more »

School trustees are elected members of a board of education. They represent the public and advocate for public education in their community. They have one primary mandate: improving learning for all students.
Local school trustee elections allow the community an important opportunity to lead and oversee investment in public education. The next local elections will be held on October 15,… Read more »

As I look back on this past school year, the fall of 2021 seems like a distant memory. It’s hard to believe that we started the school year with numerous communicable disease health and safety restrictions and measures in place. Thankfully, since Spring Break, we have been able to resume more normal school operations,… Read more »

May 31, 2022   6:00 pm – 7:30 pm  Sunshine Hills Library
See Community Resources Section on this website for registration link and further details…. Read more »

Exciting news! On Thursday May 19th we are having our Cookies for Canuck Place cookie sale. Cookies will be sold for a minimum donation of $4.00 and all money raised will go towards supporting children and families at Canuck Place. It just takes one cookie to make a difference in a child’s life…. Read more »

May 5, 2022   6:30 pm – 8:00 pm via Zoom
See Community Resources Section on this website for further details…. Read more »

2022-2023 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
2022/23 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2022/23 is $166.2 million, down by $10 million from the 2021/2022 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $176.2 million…. Read more »

For the next month out kindergarten students are trying to collect as many used and broken writing instruments as possible in order to keep the out of our landfill.
See link for details: Writing Instrument Recycling FlyerRead more »

 
March 8th    6:30 pm – 8:00 pm  via Zoom (space is limited)
See Community Resources Section on website for further details… Read more »

Please see the Community Resources section of our website for details and sign up information for the following Zoom seminars:
Supporting Children to Have a Positive Relationship with Food                                                          February 17th   6:30 pm -7:30pm        Presenter:  Heather Anderson
Trauma Informed Parenting: How to Understand and Support Children and Youth            Experiencing Trauma                                                                                                                                    February 24th    6:30 pm –… Read more »

February 7 to 11th     9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Sunshine Hills is hosting a virtual book fair. There are items for purchase in person by students only using cash (no parents in the building), but the best way for parents to purchase books will be by using our Virtual Fair Link: https://virtualbookfairs.scholastic.ca/pages/5174234

All purchases help us buy books for the Sunshine Hills Library…. Read more »

Did you miss the priority deadline to start your child on their journey to becoming fluent in French through Early French Immersion? It’s not too late – we are still accepting applications!
French Immersion is available to all students starting in Kindergarten, through Early French Immersion or through applying in Grade 5 for Late French Immersion in Grade 6…. Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2022/23 school year runs from February 14-20. As a result of the pandemic, the registration process will be online again this year.
Detailed instructions on how to register will be posted on the district’s website in early February. Please note: Schools will not accept registration documents in person…. Read more »

In April 2021, the Delta School District embarked on an exciting journey to develop its vision for the next decade.
An Advisory Committee comprised of representatives from our staff, students, education partners (CUPE 1091, Delta Teachers’ Association and Delta District Parent Advisory Council, and Delta Principals and Vice Principals Association), the Delta Board of Education and local First Nation Peoples – Musqueam and Tsawwassen First Nations –… Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »

Kindergarten Registration for the 2021/2022 school year is now open. 
Registration is on-line only.
For the link and step-by-step instructions on how to register your child online for Kindergarten, please click here.
 
Please have the following documents ready to upload with your child’s registration (all documents must be received for registration to be accepted):

Proof of birth date for the student (birth certificate or passport) (registration will not be accepted until proof of birth date is received)
Proof of citizenship for both the parents and the student (Canadian birth certificate,… Read more »