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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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Monday, June 4th, 2018

Keeping the Public Confidence

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It should not be lost on any of us about the important role our education system plays in our society.

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Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

An Education for Life

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

In light of recent announcements about our provincial Graduation Program, it is perhaps fitting that I share some thoughts about the changes on the horizon for students (Besides, it is another item

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Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Why Abbotsford?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I have decided to go back to my Top 10 list in education for 2018, and this time share my thoughts on an issue th

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Calm, Alert and Learning

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

My visit to Terry Fox Elementary last week, confirmed my general impression about how far we have come in this district with social-emotional learning.

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Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Principal's Message - January 2018

By Andrew Macphail

We have just completed our first semester and our students have been seriously engaged in their final assessments. Our next semester begins today, Tues. Jan. 30.

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Friday, December 1st, 2017

Principal's Message - Nov. 2017

By Andrew Macphail

Well the grey days of November are upon us. It is also time for us to send home student progress information for you as parents to get an update on how your son or daughter are doing.

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Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Moving from Topics to Concepts

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I visited Alexander Elementary recently, and was impressed to see learning targets on the board in every classroom I visited. It was obviously a collective attempt on the part of the staff to be cl

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Monday, October 16th, 2017

Principal's Message - Oct. 2017

Well we have to certainly adjust to a different season. After a hot dry summer, we are back to usual fall weather, cool and wet. We are up and running with a good start.

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