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 resource equipment and materials. Student fees are used for a variety of purposes including but not limited to cultural performances, student recognition, special events for students, clubs, sporting events, etc.
It is an expectation that all students will responsibly care for all resources signed out to them, including text books, library books, uniforms etc. If items are lost or damaged, students will be responsible for the cost to replace or repair the item(s).
Please see Board Policy 425, Student Fees
and the corresponding Regulation 425R
for more information. The financial hardship policy (See Regulation 425R, Section 8) applies to all student fees.