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MEI teacher Gary Funk has been named the Classroom Foundation Outstanding Teacher in Agriculture for 2020. (Submitted)

MEI teacher wins Classroom Foundation Outstanding Teacher in Agriculture Award

Abbotsford secondary teacher Gary Funk named 2020 recipient of award presented by BCAITC

MEI teacher Gary Funk has been named the Classroom Foundation Outstanding Teacher in Agriculture for 2020. (Submitted)
Construction has begun on the new Eagle Mountain elementary school in Abbotsford. (Screengrab from video by CHP Architects)

Construction begins on new Eagle Mountain elementary school in Abbotsford

School, including childcare spaces, is set to open in September 2022

Construction has begun on the new Eagle Mountain elementary school in Abbotsford. (Screengrab from video by CHP Architects)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

18 school exposures in Abbotsford since Jan. 6

21 exposures since the the holiday break

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Grade 6 students at Eugene Reimer Middle School have been participating in the Equity Backpack Project. (Submitted photo)

Equity Backpack Project in Abbotsford addresses inclusion and anti-racism

Grade 6 teacher Nerlap Sidhu says she wants students to develop ‘strong sense of self’

Grade 6 students at Eugene Reimer Middle School have been participating in the Equity Backpack Project. (Submitted photo)
BCCDC photo.

16 school exposures in Abbotsford schools in 2 weeks

Fraser Health’s list grows by 11 for 2nd week of 2021

BCCDC photo.
The Abbotsford board of education said on Tuesday they are satisfied with how students and staff dealt with the COVID-19 pandemic from September to December.

Abbotsford board of education pleased with return to class during COVID-19

District officials thank staff and students for low number of infections and issues during pandemic

The Abbotsford board of education said on Tuesday they are satisfied with how students and staff dealt with the COVID-19 pandemic from September to December.
The Eagle Mountain Elementary school project occurs via Zoom tonight (Wednesday).

Eagle Mountain Elementary virtual open house occurring tonight (Wednesday)

Meeting will provide an update on the new Abbotsford project, ATSS seismic upgrades also on schedule

The Eagle Mountain Elementary school project occurs via Zoom tonight (Wednesday).
King Traditional Elementary School in Abbotsford. Photo courtesy of Abbotsford School District

Three Abbotsford schools closed due to windstorm knocking out power

Heavy winds knock out power to thousands of BC Hydro customers in Lower Mainland

King Traditional Elementary School in Abbotsford. Photo courtesy of Abbotsford School District
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Five exposures at Abbotsford schools in first week back from holiday break

All 5 schools record consecutive exposures starting Jan. 4

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
Abbotsford Senior Secondary School is one of two local high schools that have reported a COVID-19 exposure in 2021 during the first week back at school after the Christmas break. The other is Robert Bateman Secondary.

Two Abbotsford schools first in district to report COVID-19 exposures for 2021

Abbotsford Senior and Robert Bateman each have one student who tested positive

Abbotsford Senior Secondary School is one of two local high schools that have reported a COVID-19 exposure in 2021 during the first week back at school after the Christmas break. The other is Robert Bateman Secondary.
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Five more Abbotsford schools flagged for COVID-19 exposures, continuing cases at 7 others

Total of 19 schools in Abbotsford are currently on Fraser Health’s exposure list

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
The Abbotsford School District building. File photo.
The Abbotsford School District building. File photo.
Abbotsford School District office. File photo

Six more Abbotsford schools had COVID-19 exposures from Nov. 30 to Dec. 4

‘Exposure event’ defined as person who attended school during their infectious period

Abbotsford School District office. File photo
King Traditional Elementary school. Google Street View image

Seven more schools listed COVID-19 exposures from Nov. 23 to Dec. 1: Fraser Health

‘Exposure event’ defined as single person who attended school during their infectious period

King Traditional Elementary school. Google Street View image
Abbotsford Christian Middle School staff and students were asked in a Nov. 15 letter, to self-isolate until Nov. 24. (File photo)

More COVID-19 exposures recorded at independent Abbotsford Christian schools by Fraser Health

Abbotsford Christian Elementary, Middle, Secondary and Cornerstone Christian school listed

Abbotsford Christian Middle School staff and students were asked in a Nov. 15 letter, to self-isolate until Nov. 24. (File photo)
The Abbotsford school district is moving to a quarterly schedule for high schools, instead of two semesters, in September.

School district’s transition program to ‘cease to exist,’ despite parent petition

Parents to be given choice between full-time school or full-time online learning

The Abbotsford school district is moving to a quarterly schedule for high schools, instead of two semesters, in September.
Christy Jordan-Fenton is the co-author of the book Fatty Legs, which has been mentioned amid the controversy of an Abbotsford school assignment on residential schools.

Fatty Legs co-author responds to Abbotsford class assignment on residential schools

Children’s book mentioned amid controversy at W. A. Fraser Middle School

Christy Jordan-Fenton is the co-author of the book Fatty Legs, which has been mentioned amid the controversy of an Abbotsford school assignment on residential schools.
Abbotsford Christian Middle School staff and students were asked in a Nov. 15 letter, to self-isolate until Nov. 24. (File photo)
Abbotsford Christian Middle School staff and students were asked in a Nov. 15 letter, to self-isolate until Nov. 24. (File photo)
Google Maps image.

Four more school exposures in Abbotsford

Two public and two private schools record exposures from Nov. 16 to 19

Google Maps image.