Abby Schools

Abbotsford school officials hope for new school approval before July

Eagle Mountain elementary school proposed back in October 2016 may finally see light this year

 

Future of Abbotsford schools may be vertically built

High price tags on land, few free acres for schools may mean future schools are built up

 

‘Fighting and war’: Abbotsford students, parents oppose temporary relocation

Abbotsford Traditional Secondary parents questioned logistics, cited rivalry over relocation proposal

 

Abbotsford School District expects budget funding announcement Friday

Budget pressures include shaky surplus position, uncertainties around collective agreement negotiations

Abbotsford Traditional Secondary hosting seismic upgrade info session

School board chair Stan Petersen put to rest rumours of a school closure at that location

Abbotsford school gets Rick Hansen’s first ‘gold’ accessibility rating for school

Rick Hansen Secondary was paid a visit by its namesake, who announced the accolade

Maternity leaves stall Abbotsford French immersion applications

School district anticipates seven full-time vacancies, including two currently unresolved vacancies

Abbotsford School District fiscal surplus ‘running a little bit thin’

First 2019/20 public budget information meeting to be held Thursday evening

Abbotsford schools’ IT security vastly improved

Compromised email accounts down from 85 to 15, new firewalls in place and employee training coming

Abbotsford school board candidates spend $45k on election

That’s an average of $2,700 per candidate, but individual spending ranges from zero to $6,900

Abbotsford school facilities naming process to include Indigenous voice

Local policy changing to meet requirements in provincial policy

Abbotsford motion seeks guidance for school trustees

Proposed B.C. School Trustees Association AGM motion to be examined by school board Tuesday evening

Belonging key to improving Indigenous grad rates

Recent grad Jaxon Orth says he only improved his grades after building a sense of self-identity

Abbotsford police investigation temporarily closed elementary school’s doors

School district has not yet responded with comment on Tuesday’s shelter-in-place at Centennial Park

Abbotsford school board to begin live-streaming meetings in February

The introduction of live-streaming comes nine months after school board voted to implement it

Abbotsford students take Best Picture at Vancouver film event

Clayburn Middle School students’ short film ‘Dreamception’ tops 120 submissions at Young Moviemakers

Abbotsford School District management’s gender pay gap at 15%

In every management position, women take home less than men, analysis by The News found

Abbotsford parent OK with manure facility near school getting permit

Shannon Gaudette says permitting the currently illegal operation would mean tight regulations

Abbotsford parents can no longer opt kids out of class content for personal beliefs

Change comes as part of ‘big overhaul’ of school district’s learning resources policy approved by board

Manure company causing ‘toxic’ stink at Abbotsford school seeks permit

Property across from King Traditional Elementary cannot operate manure facility without permit