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Friday, September 30th, 2022

National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

Today is Orange Shirt Day and National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. We honour and uphold Survivors and intergenerational Survivors of the Indian residential school system, and commemorate...

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Tuesday, September 13th, 2022

National Day of Mourning Added to Calendar

Today, government officials announced that September 19, 2022, would be recognized as a one-time federal holiday in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's funeral service. 

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Friday, December 31st, 2021

Delayed Return to School

I hope this letter finds you healthy, safe and in the company of loved ones. On Wednesday, Minister of Education Jennifer Whiteside and Provincial Health Officer (PHO) Dr. Bonnie Henry held a ...

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Thursday, February 4th, 2021

Enhanced safety measures for K-12 schools

Enhanced safety measures and $121.2 million in federal funding are on the way, as the Province continues to strengthen health and safety plans in K-12 schools to keep students, teachers and staff...

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Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

School District Announces Restart Strategy

Today, the Abbotsford School District released its 2020-2021 Restart Strategy to guide school return this September.  

Referred to as "Toti:ltcha", to honour the language of the Stó:lō...

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Tuesday, March 17th, 2020

A Message from the Ministry of Education

Dear Parents, Guardians and Staff:

The health and safety of our students, staff and their families is our highest priority.

The global pandemic COVID-19 is moving quickly and its...

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Monday, March 16th, 2020

All facility rentals cancelled across Abbotsford School District

Effective March 17th, 2020, the Abbotsford School District is limiting public access to all school district sites by cancelling all facility rentals until further notice, to curb the spread of...

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Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

New Board of Education Sworn-in to Office

Seven trustees were sworn-in at last night’s inaugural meeting of the Board of Education for the Abbotsford School District. Korky Neufeld joined incumbents Phil Anderson, Freddy Latham, Rhonda...

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Monday, June 25th, 2018

National Indigenous Peoples' Day celebrated in Abbotsford

National Indigenous Peoples’ Day was celebrated in Abbotsford on June 21st, with Pow wow drumming, storytelling, Salish weaving and other crafts, face painting, free food and more. Over 1,000...

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