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Announcements Archive


Foundation Skills Assessment (FSA)

September 25, 2017

The Foundation Skills Assessment is an annual province-wide assessment of all B.C. students' academic skills in grades 4 and 7.  Attached is a letter to parents as well as a brochure issued by the Ministry of Education.
Letter to parents re: FSA
Ministry FSA Parent Brochure

Dr. Knox Weekly eNews

March 03, 2017

Weekly eNews

February 17, 2017

French Immersion Decision

December 15, 2016
​The Board of Education passed the following motions at the December 14th public board meeting: THAT: Students registered in Grade 6 French Immersion at École Glenmore and École Peter Greer move to Grade 7 French Immersion at Dr. Knox Middle School in September 2017. THAT: Students registered in Grade 6 English...

Letter from the Minister of Education Re: Grades 10-12 Curriculum Implementation

December 01, 2016
​Please review the following letter from Minister Mike Bernier: Parent Letter_Curriculum Timeline.pdf

Regional French Immersion Public Consultation Meetings

October 06, 2016
​ ​Monday, October 24, 6:00-8:00pm         Mount Boucherie Secondary School - Multi-Purpose Room                                                                  2751 Cameron Road, West Kelowna, BC Links to French Immersion Bundled Options and Resources Springvalley Middle Bundled Option.pdf Dr Knox Middle Bundled Option.pdf
Potential Impact of Options on French Immersion Enrolment.pdf
Redesigning Opportunity for French Immersion...

School Bus Transportation 2016/2017

June 20, 2016
​Please see the following information newsletter regarding school bus transportation for the 2106/2017 school year. Bus Info for School Newsletters May 2016.pdf

Athletic Awards

May 25, 2016
The Athletic Awards Ceremony will occur on Monday June 20th at 3:15pm in the gymnasium. This ceremony will recognize students who chose to participate in extra-curricular athletic events during this school year.

Dr. Knox Coaching Opportunities

May 19, 2016
​ Dear Parents, Guardians, and Community Partners: We are starting our planning for the 2016-2017 athletics year. We hope to be able to offer similar opportunities to students as we have in the past and require many volunteer coaches to lead our teams! The sports traditionally offered at Dr. Knox have...

"Internet/Social Media Safety and Digital Literacy for Parents"

April 18, 2016
​We are pleased to offer all parents the opportunity to learn more about teens and technology use. We will be hosting an evening learning session at Dr. Knox Middle School called "Internet/Social Media Safety and Digital Literacy for Parents." This free event will feature guest presenter, Darren Laur, a 29yr-serving Staff Sergeant...

SD23 & Capital News - Together We Learn Edition

January 20, 2016
A big thank you to the members of the SD23 Newspaper in Education and the Public Education Awareness Committees and our friends at the Capital News for creating an amazing edition of  Together We Learn . Download a digital version here to read about all of the incredible examples of teaching and learning taking place across...

Student Illness

December 04, 2015
​As you might expect, with the change in season, we are experiencing a greater volume of students who are not feeling well and need to go home during the school day. It is very important that students communicate with their supervising teachers if they are feeling ill and if necessary, that...

Printing of Student Names on School Documents

October 29, 2015
​Dear Parent/Guardians, We would like to inform you that the Central Okanagan School District has recently transitioned to a new provincial student information system called MyEducationBC. Information such as demographic information, emergency contacts, transcripts, report cards, class lists, and schedules among many other things are managed in this system. The transition...

Photo Retake Information

September 22, 2015
​ Retakes will be available on October 13th . If your child was absent for the original photos, or if you have chosen not to order from the first previews, please have your child obtain a Photo Order Envelope from the school office. The student will give the photographer the payment...

Student Fees

August 27, 2015
In keeping with the provisions of the School Act, it's accompanying Regulations and/or Orders of the Minister, the Board of Education authorizes the charging of fees for certain goods and services, participation in distinct schools, unique programs and specialty academies, rental of musical instruments and the requiring of deposits for educational...

International Education Homestay Families Needed!

August 16, 2015
​Please see the attached flyer for more information. International Advert - Summer-15.pdf