News

Are you interested in French Immersion?
Delta School District is sharing a pre-recorded presentation and hosting Question and Answer sessions on our French Immersion Programs in December and January.
Did you know there are two French Immersion Programs offered in Delta?
EARLY French Immersion Program (Kindergarten to Grade 12) and LATE French Immersion Program (Grade 6 to Grade 12)…. Read more »

At Holly Elementary, we believe that a strong attendance record and punctuality are necessary components for success in school as well as in life. Poor attendance and/or frequent tardiness can lead to disruptions in the learning process. Being on time sets the student up for success by allowing them to calmly line up with their classmates and be ready for the day…. Read more »

The Annual Holly Clothing Drive is back
The Clothing Drive will begin on Monday, November 22nd and end on Wednesday, December 1st.
Be sure to drop your donated items in secured, clear garbage bags. This would be greatly appreciated.Thank you for your support.
Clothing Drives
Acceptable Items: Packaged in Bags
Wearable,… 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 »

The Grade 7 students are selling Poinsettias to help offset the cost of their extra-curricular programs this year.
Plants are of first grade quality grown by DeVry’s Greenhouses.  We are only accepting online orders paid by credit card. Please go to the link below to place your order.
Order deadline is November 14…. Read more »

The time is almost here to pack up our beach toys and head back to school. We are all very excited to see our Holly Hornets back in classrooms and school activities. As you know, we have health guidelines in place as outlined in Superintendent Doug Sheppard’s email sent to you on August 27th…. Read more »

With the potential for record breaking hot weather in the forecast, some of the ways to reduce the risk of heat stress and stay comfortable with COVID-19 safety in mind.

drink plenty of water to stay hydrated – drinking fountains and refilling stations for water bottles are accessible at school,
dress appropriately for the heat,… Read more »

Welcome an international student into your home.

See flyer for more details
Homestay International Student ProgramsRead more »

In June, Canadians celebrate National Indigenous History Month to honour the history, heritage and diversity of Indigenous peoples in Canada. It is also an opportunity to recognize the strength of present-day Indigenous communities.
National Indigenous History Month is a time for learning about, appreciating and acknowledging the contributions First Nations, Inuit and Métis people have made in shaping Canada…. 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 »

This year, the theme for Emergency Preparedness Week (May 2 – 8) is “Be Ready for Anything”.
While the current global health crisis created by COVID-19 has had an unprecedented impact, Emergency Preparedness Week is a reminder to us all to take actions to be better prepared to protect ourselves, individuals in our care and our families…. Read more »

2021-2022 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.
2021/22 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2021/22 is $169.480 million.
The District anticipates a growth in enrollment of 35 full-time enrolled (FTE) students for the 2021/22 school year,… Read more »

While staff and students are away… our Facilities Team has been hard at work.
With hallways and classrooms empty during Spring Break, it’s the perfect time for our crews to complete some major (and minor) renovations. Below are just some of the many projects our team has been working on over the last two weeks…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to start Kindergarten in September.  Online registration will remain open until March 26, 2021.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for instructions on how to register online and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Please register your child as soon as possible…. Read more »

 

Scan the QR code using the camera on your phone or visit the ERASE Report It website: https://erasereportit.gov.bc.ca/add/report-itRead more »

On Thursday, March 11, staff and students at the Delta School District are holding Roc Your Mocs, an event to celebrate cultural diversity and identity through traditional footwear.
The original ‘Rock Your Mocs’ event takes place annually in November. The campaign started in 2011 in the U.S. in support of National Native American Heritage Month and provides a positive opportunity for Indigenous people to unite and celebrate tribal individuality by wearing moccasins…. Read more »