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    The wait is over for students in New Westminster who have begun the New Year in a new, modern, engaging and inspiring secondary school that will benefit the community now and in the future.
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We have been advised that further repairs are required to the water main line at the school district’s Majagaleehl Gali Aks Elementary School located in Hazelton.  As a result, the school will be closing at 12:00 noon today, February 27, in order to complete further repairs to the water main line to the school.

 

The additional repairs will be completed this afternoon/evening and the school will be open tomorrow, February 28.

 

 School staff are contacting parents/guardians regarding today’s school closure at 12:00 noon and informing them of the availability of early bus runs.  The regular bus runs will remain in place in the event parents/guardians cannot be contacted.

 

Parents/Guardians are asked to contact the School Principal should they have questions or require further information.

 

Katherine McIntosh
Superintendent of Schools

 

 

Coming Events
  • Jan 1: Happy New Year
  • Jan 4: Back to School
  • Jan 13: Business Cttee Mtg (virtual)
  • Jan 13: Education Cttee Mtg (virtual)
  • Jan 15: Student & Kindergarten Registration Opens
  • Jan 27: Regular (Public) Board Meeting (virtual)
  • Jan 29: Non-Instructional Day (schools are not in session)

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