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Monday, December 10th, 2018

A follow-up: Are we the source…?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I learned long ago that there are no universal interventions. There are no simple cures to complex problems; complicated problems require sophisticated solutions.

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Friday, November 30th, 2018

Principal's Message - November

By Andrew Macphail

I would like to thank all of our parents who took the time to show up for our parent teacher interviews this past week.

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Are we the source of student mental health challenges?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

In the hope of provoking reflection and discourse, I have decided this week to wade into the world of youth mental health, wellness and resilience.

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Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Powerful Conversations

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

My reflections in this post come courtesy of my most recent meeting with teachers in the Abby Family of schools, in relation to some changes I have made to my school visit routine.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

Principal's Message - October

By Andrew Macphail

We are now approaching Remembrance Day and soon after Christmas holidays will be upon us. At times it is hard to believe how the time can fly.

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2018

Principal's Message - September

By Andrew Macphail

 Our school year is up and running and we have had a smooth start as we have tried to accommodate all of our student requests for the upcoming year. A big thank-you to Mr.

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Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

20% Time in Schools?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Some of you may have heard about the concept of ‘20% Time.’ It is a concept which has been popularized by Google, but really has been used by many successful companies around the world for years.

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Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

The Important First Days of School

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Let me start by welcoming everyone (students, staff and parents) to what promises to be another exciting and action-packed year in our schools.

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Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Shout Out to Our Transportation Department

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

We are often reminded that it takes an entire village, all of us, to raise a child. We sometimes don’t know all the villagers in our community and the important work they do. We have over 3,000 stu

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Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Principal's Message - New Curriculum

By Andrew Macphail

IMPLEMENTING THE NEW BC CURRICULUM AT ATSS

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