Diefenbaker Elementary School

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School News

Terry Fox Run

Our annual Terry Fox Run is set for Thursday, September 29th at 1:15pm. We are looking forward to a great run and hope that parents will be able to join us!...

Richmond Education Assistant Program (REAP)

For those interested in becoming an Educational Assistant, the District is offering a part-time program beginning in January 2017.  For more information and...

First Day and Week September 2016

Plans for Tuesday, September 6th, 2016 8:45–9:45  All returning students will go to the classes that they were in this year and remain there for the hour.  All...

Swim and Skate Summer Pass

GETTING RICHMOND MOVING $19 Swim and Skate Summer Pass The forecast is bright this summer for all children ages 5 to 16 years old. For a one-time cost of only...

Last Day of School

Wednesday, June 29th is the last day of school for students.  Students will attend in the morning and will be dismissed at 11:15 AM, as the afternoon is...

Let's Talk SD38

Don't forget to go to the Let's Talk website, where you can post comments/questions to the Long Range Facilities Plan Committee.  There you will also find...

EdCom May 2016

See the attached edition of EdCom May 2016 for news about what is going on in Richmond schools.  You will find an article about Diefenbaker in this edition!

School District Budget Meeting for 2016-2017

Parents are reminded that this Monday, May 16th from 7:00 - 9:00 pm the Regular Public Board Meeting will present the Budget Information for the next school...

IMPORTANT - Long Range Facilities Plan Meeting - School Closures

There are three public meetings to outline the plans for school closures.  It is important that parents attend one of the meetings to learn about the plans and...

Sharing our Stories

In order to better align BC’s K-12 accountability processes, the Ministry of Education has afforded school districts the opportunity to create new frameworks...

Why is Aboriginal content being embedded in the new curriculum and what does it look like?

Aboriginal perspectives and knowledge are a part of the historical and contemporary foundation of BC and Canada.   Aboriginal knowledge and worldviews have...

Opportunities for Students on May 2nd

Monday, May 2nd is our next Curriculum Implementation Day, and there is no school for students.  If you have a child in Gr. 6 or 7, he or she may be interested...