News

At the Public Board Meeting on May 14, Patrick Klassen, Director of Learning Services, gave a presentation on food security in the district and explained how the new Feeding Futures funding from the provincial government is being used to support students in Delta.
For the 2023/2024 school year, the district received $1,765,282 in funding,… Read more »

Skills Canada BC hosted regional competitions in communities around the province earlier this year and several Sands Secondary students won medals for their efforts.
Helena, who was one of four Sands students to compete in the Photography Competition, took home the bronze medal. The competition involved students taking photos with the following prompts: portrait,… Read more »

Congratulations to the film-making students at Sands and Delview Secondary Schools, who claimed top honours in this year’s WorkSafe BC Student Safety Video Contest.
Students were given the task of producing a two-minute original video on the topic of Staying focused at work. They were encouraged to think of a creative way to get their message across using any style of video: drama,… Read more »

BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful, strategic, and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year. A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.

2024/25 BUDGET OVERVIEW
 The Annual Operating Budget for 2024/25 is $197.486 million, up by $772 thousand from the 2023/24 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $196.714 million.
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More than 180 students and educators, including 45 students from the Boys and Girls Clubs at Sands Secondary and North Delta Secondary, visited Rogers Arena, the home of the Vancouver Canucks, on Wednesday, February 28 to hear stories of resiliency from Canucks players and executives.
The event was part of Lessons in the Locker Room,… Read more »

Recently, Sands Secondary student Anika Kini came up with the novel idea of creating a domino train at the school using boxes of cereal, which she then donated to the Salvation Army, Mamas for Mamas, and the New Hope Church in Delta.
Anika runs The New Horizons Foundation with her sister Aditi…. Read more »

April 18, 2024: Draft Budget Recommendations
We received more than 180 responses from Phase 1 of the public budget consultation process which asked for feedback on your general priorities. Many thanks to everyone who spent time completing the survey. Your feedback is extremely valuable and was reviewed during preparation of the draft budget recommendations,… Read more »

It should come as no surprise that educators in the Delta School District are highly focused on the foundational pillars of literacy and numeracy. But what exactly does this look like in our schools?
Literacy
In 2022, the district’s Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction department launched a new reading website to provide support and resources for its elementary school teachers.  … Read more »

Happy Holidays from the Delta School District and Board of Education.
Schools will be closed for the Winter Break starting December 23 with classes resuming on Monday, January 8, 2024.
A Message from Doug Sheppard, Superintendent of Schools
As we enjoy the holiday season, we invariably find ourselves reflecting on the past year and the incredible journey we’ve shared as a school community…. Read more »

WEATHER INFORMATION 2023/24
Announcements of District-wide Closures and/or Delayed Openings of Schools and/or School Closures
A reminder to parents/guardians, students, and staff of the Delta School District’s winter weather procedures and announcements:

All schools in the Delta School District will remain OPEN if at all possible during winter weather, including snowfalls…. Read more »

Please click on the following link for Portal Instructions
Parent Portal LOGON instructionsRead more »

Grade 9/10 Course Selection Video
https://youtu.be/-41TY3KoSpQ

Grade 11/12 Course Selection Video
https://youtu.be/0WliNx2AOMoRead more »

Please see the following link:
New Covid-19 ProtocolsRead more »