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RBSS students decorate a parking stall at the school as part of the Paint the Parking Lot project. (Facebook)

2021 Robert Bateman grads ‘Paint the Parking Lot’

RBSS students decorate Abbotsford school’s parking lot for a good cause

 

The Abbotsford Teachers’ Union stated that local teachers worked without heat on Friday as secondary principals’ and vice-principals’ were at a work-related retreat in Whistler. (Google)

Abbotsford Teachers’ Union says teachers left in the cold on Friday

Abbotsford School District disagrees, saying all buildings were set to 21C on Pro-D Day

 

A group of Abbotsford secondary principals’s and vice-principals are at a retreat in Whistler this weekend. (Whistler.com photo)

Abbotsford principals attending retreat in Whistler despite COVID-19 gathering restrictions

Unclear how reported group of 20 will be following COVID-19 protocols during Whistler Pro-D event

 

The family of Anika Janz, who died after collapsing at school, has launched a GoFundMe to assist with funeral proceedings. (GoFundMe photo)

Family of Abbotsford student who died launches GoFundMe

Rick Hansen Secondary School student Anika Janz, 14, died after collapsing in PE class

The family of Anika Janz, who died after collapsing at school, has launched a GoFundMe to assist with funeral proceedings. (GoFundMe photo)

Abbotsford student dies after medical incident in class

Rick Hansen Secondary School offering additional counselling for students who require it

Several Abbotsford schools record COVID-19 exposures in October

Two secondary schools, one middle school and two elementary schools have virus exposure

Two Abbotsford elementary schools record COVID-19 exposures, according to Fraser Health

‘Exposures’ defined as 1 positive case at school, ‘clusters’ as 2 or more, ‘outbreaks’ as widespread

Abbotsford school creates online version of Mary Poppins Jr.

North Poplar had originally planned to present live production in April

  • Jul 26, 2020

Abbotsford high schools move to quarterly schedule due to COVID-19

Students will take two classes each quarter, instead of 4 or 5 per semester

Instagram user claims Abbotsford Senior VP messaged followers to shut down page

@A.S.S.S.Confessions page claims school officials contacted families to find out person behind page

Abbotsford Quilters’ Guild recognized for support of young-parent program

Group a recipient of Partnership Award from B.C. Principals’ and Vice-Principals’ Association

  • May 26, 2020

Abbotsford School District survey asks for input on partial return to classes

Families asked to complete survey for each K-12 child in household

Two Abbotsford Grade 8s create skateboard-wax company, name it after friend with Down syndrome

Donny’s Wax to donate 10% of each sale to the Canadian Down Syndrome Society

Abbotsford teacher suspended for showing ‘incel’ documentary to Grade 12 class

Video contained violent ‘graphic, cartoon-like, sexually-explicit’ images of women as sex objects

VIDEO: Abbotsford’s Ten-Broeck Elementary hosts car parade

Teachers hold car parade at Abbotsford school to honour students, parents and staff

Abbotsford School District delivering over 300 meals to in-need families amid pandemic

Local partners driving meals to student homes; food bank providing gift cards, hampers

VIDEO: Abbotsford school urges students ‘don’t forget about me’

Robert Bateman Secondary School staff create video for students to Simple Minds tune

VIDEO: Abbotsford music class records remote jam session from home

Colleen and Gordie Howe Middle School students mix together ‘Take On Me’

VIDEO: Abbotsford’s Sandy Hill Elementary hosts car parade for students

Local school lets students know how much they miss them as COVID-19 delays classes

Learning after spring break: more details from Abbotsford School District’s superintendent

Parents to receive call from teachers next week, asked to conduct survey to tailor learning needs