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All Saanich Schools will re-open Monday, November 18, 2019
by Cody Henschel - Saturday, 16 November 2019, 2:20 PM

Dear Parents/Guardians,

A tentative agreement has now been reached between School District 63 (Saanich) and CUPE Local 441, the union representing more than 500 support staff workers. This means that all Saanich Schools will be open as of Monday, November 18, 2019, for regular instruction.

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A message from the Superintendent: Job Action -- Educational Impact
by Cody Henschel - Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 3:53 PM

Dear Parents / Guardians,

It is important to acknowledge the significant disruption this job action is causing for everyone – our students, parents/guardians, staff and the community. Our goal continues to be finding a solution that is fair to our employees and that gets us back into our schools ...

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Remembrance Day
by Cody Henschel - Thursday, 7 November 2019, 11:54 AM

The Saanich School District acknowledges the importance of Remembrance Day in Canada.  We will be lowering all school flags to half-mast over the weekend and encourage families to attend a local ceremony in their community.

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Letter to Parents from Island Health - Vaccinations Reporting
by Kal Russell - Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 1:50 PM

Dear Parents...  Attached is a letter from Island Health on the requirements under BC's new vaccinations status reporting regulation.

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Parent Reporting Meeting for Nov. 5, 2019 - Postponed.
by Kal Russell - Monday, 4 November 2019, 9:47 AM

The Middle School reporting meeting scheduled for Nov. 5 at 7:00 PM at Bayside Middle School has been postponed and will be rescheduled.  

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CUPE 441 Strike Updates
by Cody Henschel - Friday, 25 October 2019, 9:12 AM

Please visit the school district website ( for the most current updates on CUPE job action and school operations.

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Reporting in Middle Schools
by Doug Caley - Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 1:10 PM

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Professional Day
by Doug Caley - Monday, 21 October 2019, 11:49 AM

School will not be in session on Friday, October 25.  Teachers will be working on a variety of professional development topics.