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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...

REaDY Summit April 23rd

Registration is now open for the REaDY Summit, which is being held on Saturday, April 23rd at Hugh Boyd Secondary School.  The Summit is a fun, free, and...

School Closure Update

Dear Parents and Guardians, In our ongoing effort and commitment to keep you informed with accurate information regarding school closures, the Richmond Board...

Next Phase In Long Range Facility Plans

On Monday April 4, 2016 the Board of Education will receive a staff report that will list the elementary schools that meet the district's school closure policy...

Richmond International Student Program - Host Families Wanted

The International Student Program allows overseas students to enter Grades 8 through 12 at selected secondary schools  in Richmond, Greater Vancouver. The...

Youth Wellness Hub Engagement Session

The following is a message from Chimo Services...The Richmond Community is submitting a proposal for funding to develop a Youth Wellness Hub (youth 12-24).  We...

Settlement Workers in Schools Parent Sessions

Our SWIS team is offering parent sessions, "How to be Successful in the Canadian School System," on Tuesday, April 5th from 1:00-2:30 (Healthy Kids Bring...

Spring Break at the Richmond Public Library

Take a look at these exciting opportunities happening at the Richmond Public library over Spring Break!

District Annual

See attached for the District Annual 2016.  This is a way for us to share important information about the Richmond School District with our community.