• More Richmond students will learn in seismically safer schools January 21, 2021
    Nearly 700 more students in Richmond soon will be learning in safer schools when seismic upgrades are complete at James Whiteside and William Bridge elementary schools.
  • Joint statement on Black Shirt Day January 15, 2021
    Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement to mark Black Shirt Day on Jan. 15, 2021:
  • New Westminster students benefiting from new school January 12, 2021
    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.
  • Safer school for Aldergrove elementary students January 8, 2021
    Students and staff at Shortreed Community Elementary school in Aldergrove will be better protected in the event of an earthquake, thanks to planned seismic upgrades.
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The Racket Band

Congratulations to “The Racket” … the Best Teen Band!

 “The Racket” a teen band from the Hazeltons was crowned “The Best Teen Band in BC” on Saturday, April 27, 2013 as they competed in Vancouver against their two rivals, a rock metal band from North Vancouver and a country solo artist form Pitt Meadows.   The boys did great!!  

The band is led by Eli Larson, a student of Hazelton Secondary School along with two other band members – Simon Stockner, also from Hazelton Secondary School and Stephen de Witt from Smithers.   A special thanks is extended to all within the Hazeltons community for their support and encouragement these past weeks and months. 

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)

Northern Health Info Line

COVID-19 Online Clinic and Info Line for Northern BC residents: