News

We hope you have had an enjoyable summer break and been able to catch up with family and friends. We are excited to welcome students back to school next Tuesday (September 6) to continue our mission of inspiring and nurturing thriving, future-ready learners.
For the coming school year, we will continue to focus on our strategic priorities of ensuring learning success and graduation for all students,… Read more »

School trustees are elected members of a board of education. They represent the public and advocate for public education in their community. They have one primary mandate: improving learning for all students.
Local school trustee elections allow the community an important opportunity to lead and oversee investment in public education. The next local elections will be held on October 15,… Read more »

As I look back on this past school year, the fall of 2021 seems like a distant memory. It’s hard to believe that we started the school year with numerous communicable disease health and safety restrictions and measures in place. Thankfully, since Spring Break, we have been able to resume more normal school operations,… Read more »

2022-2023 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
2022/23 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2022/23 is $166.2 million, down by $10 million from the 2021/2022 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $176.2 million…. Read more »

Grade 4 Hellings Elementary student Akshaya certainly ended the year on a high note! With help from her family, she organized a fundraiser to help BC residents impacted by the recent floods.
Akshaya and her family baked fruit cakes and created handmade holiday ornaments to sell to family and friends for a minimum donation of $20,… Read more »

Did you miss the priority deadline to start your child on their journey to becoming fluent in French through Early French Immersion? It’s not too late – we are still accepting applications!
French Immersion is available to all students starting in Kindergarten, through Early French Immersion or through applying in Grade 5 for Late French Immersion in Grade 6…. Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2022/23 school year runs from February 14-20. As a result of the pandemic, the registration process will be online again this year.
Detailed instructions on how to register will be posted on the district’s website in early February. Please note: Schools will not accept registration documents in person…. Read more »

In April 2021, the Delta School District embarked on an exciting journey to develop its vision for the next decade.
An Advisory Committee comprised of representatives from our staff, students, education partners (CUPE 1091, Delta Teachers’ Association and Delta District Parent Advisory Council, and Delta Principals and Vice Principals Association), the Delta Board of Education and local First Nation Peoples – Musqueam and Tsawwassen First Nations –… Read more »

Bring your unwanted electronics to Sands Secondary this weekend to be recycled.
 
 
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In response to the tragic news of the remains of 215 children found at the former Residential School in Kamloops last week, the Delta School District held a ceremony at the School Board Office on June 1 to honour these children and all those affected by the Residential School System. Knowledge Keeper,… Read more »

If your child is turning 5 in 2021, Kindergarten registration begins February 16th to 23rd, 2021 and will be done on-line.  For more information please go to:
https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/Read more »

There will be a Zoom meeting for parents and caregivers of children with exceptionalities on Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 6:00 pm.  For more information and meeting link, please go to:
Incoming-K-Information-Meeting-Exceptionalities-Jan-20Read more »

We hope you all are having a wonderful summer holiday. There is still some time left before we officially open up the doors of Hellings. Make sure you make the most of the last few days.
 
The office will be open beginning on Monday, August 27th, 2018 (9:00am – 3:30pm)…. Read more »

Join us on March 1, 2018 in our Library from 9:30 – 10:30 with your 3 – 4 year old for our Ready, Set, Learn sessioon…. Read more »

It was an action-packed day.
Valentine’s Day
Red, Pink, White Day
Jump Rope for Heart Day
Snow Day
Good fun had by all…. Read more »

Our Poinsettia Fundraiser is under way. Your child should have brought home a notice about this fundraiser. The deadline to order is November 23. This is a great way to get gifts for the Holiday Season. The more we sell, the more money the school makes. All proceeds go right back to the school…. Read more »

Hellings received an amazing donation yesterday of gorgeous mittens, hats and scarves. They were made by “Knitting Sister Florence” for our students.
To help Florence continue her amazing service, we are looking to collect yarn for her. If anyone has extra yarn at home, please bring it to Hellings so we can help Knitting Sister Florence…. Read more »