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Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar

January 26, 2016

​The 2016/17 North Vancouver School District School Calendar, approved by the Board of Education on March 24, 2015, requires amendment with the addition of one (1) non-instructional day as required by the Ministry of Education.  This non-instructional day is part of the Ministry’s plan announced on September 28, 2015 to support implementation of the new BC K-12 curriculum by providing teacher training time specific to the curricular changes.

Monday, November 14, 2016 is identified as the date for the non-instructional day.  Students will not attend school on this day.

A print copy of the Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar is available here.

The Board of Education invites your comment on the Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar.  Comment on the Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar will be received by e-mail up to, and including, February 25, 2016.  The mailbox address is: 

calendarcomments@sd44.ca

Comments on the Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar will be shared with the Board of Education for their information.  Personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, etc.) from your e-mail comment will not be included; only the text of your comment will be provided.

The Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar will be presented to the Board of Education for its information at the Public Board Meeting on March 8, 2016.

Information about the Proposed Amended 2016/17 School Calendar and the Ministry of Education support plan for the province-wide implementation of the new curriculum is also available here.