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School District No. 57 (Prince George)
Learning that Enriches the Life of Each Student

Quick Facts

Our boundaries are congruent with those of the Regional District of Fraser-Fort George
Our district covers 52000 square kilometers
We employ more than 1800 teachers and support staff
We currently enrol 13000 students
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    Registration for 2019-2020 school year starts Aug. 27
    ​ Registration for the 2019-2020 school year begins on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019. 2019 - 2020 Kindergarten Registration Children whose fifth birthday falls on or...
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    2019-2020 School Calendar
    ​   School District No. 57 (Prince George)   2019-2020 Calendar   Sept. 2, 2019 – Labour Day Sept. 3, 2019 – Non-instructional day...
  • Career Opportunity - Superintendent of Schools
    ​ 2019 Posting - Superintendent of Schools.pdf
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    2019-2020 Administrative Transfers
    ​ July 26, 2019 -- Superintendent Rod Allen is pleased to announce that the Board of Education has approved the following administrative transfers for...
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    Community Evacuation Assembly Point signs going up
    ​July 5, 2019 -- School District No. 57 has begun the installation of signs at select schools throughout Prince George to indicate their designation...
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    Access and parking change at School District No. 57 office
    ​ July 4, 2019 -- Due to a construction project at School District No. 57's Central Administration Office, the main parking lot is closed...
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    Summer School registration deadline extended
    June 28, 2019 -- The registration deadline for Grade 8-12 Summer School classes has been extended to Sunday, June 30 at 4 p.m. To...
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    Strengthening Families Program made powerful impact
    ​ June 27, 2019 -- For Rose Haugrud and nine-year-old son Ronin Rei, involvement in the Strengthening Families Program was a positive experience from...
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    August 2019 Summer Provincial Exams re-write for SD 57 students
    ​This year, School District No. 57 has established an examination centre for SD 57 Grade 12 students who wish to write one of the August...
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    'You saved my life': District celebrates its 2019 retirees
    June 25, 2019 -- Teachers often do not fully realize the positive impact they have on their students. School District No. 57 retirees were...
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    PGSS student the first speed painting district champion
    ​ June 24, 2019 -- Call it talent, call it expertise. It's best tested under pressure. The 13 students who participated in the first-ever...
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    D.P. Todd project highest priority on five-year capital plan
    ​June 21, 2019 -- With enrollment expected to steadily increase in School District No. 57 (Prince George), the renovation and expansion of D.P. Todd...
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    Summer closure of schools
    Elementary schools will be closed for summer effective 3 p.m. on June 28th. Secondary schools will be closed for summer effective 3 p.m. on...
  • Retirees being honoured
    June 19, 2019 -- School District No. 57 (Prince George) will be honouring nearly 50 valued employees at a retirement banquet on the night...
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    Elementary Summer Learning program cancelled for 2019
    June 19, 2019 -- Elementary Summer Learning 2019 (Grades 4-7) has been cancelled due to insufficient registration. Details about Elementary Summer Learning 2020 will be...
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    Little Mudder Challenge lives up to name
    June 14, 2019 -- Teamwork, smiles and tired legs. For participants from Prince George and area schools, these were the defining features of the...
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    Board of Education inviting more feedback on recommended catchment changes
    ​ June 14, 2019 -- School District No. 57 (Prince George) would like to thank parents and community members who attended the recent information...
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    Polar Performing Arts Gala a true talent showcase
    ​ June 12, 2019 -- In one form or another, students in Polar Performing Arts bring their passions to the stage. They are dancers,...
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    New sign unveiled at annual PGSS feast
    ​ June 10, 2019 -- The Fruits of the Forest Feast had menu items like roast beef, salmon and bannock. But the centrepiece of...
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    Excitement building for Little Mudder Challenge
    June 7, 2019 -- There is no time clock. The Aboriginal Education Canadian Tire Little Mudder Challenge is exactly what it says it is...
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    Public invited to information sessions regarding recommended catchment changes for Edgewood and Spruceland Traditional Elementary Schools
      June 5, 2019 -- For the 2019-2020 school year, School District No. 57 (Prince George) is considering a change in catchment areas that...
  • Report of the Catchment and Capacity Stakeholder Review Advisory Committee
    ​At the regular public meeting held on April 30, 2019, the Board of Education approved a motion to publish the Report from the Catchment...
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    Around Our Schools
    ​ June 4, 2019 -- Lheidli T'enneh wants representation on Board of Education Clayton Pountney, recently elected Chief of the Lheidli T'enneh, has called...
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    First Ts'udelhti a memorable celebration of Aboriginal graduates
    May 31, 2019 -- Tori Edwards was part of a history-making day, and she was shining with pride. Edwards was one of about 80...
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    Her Time anti-gang presentations to be held in Prince George
    ​ May 31, 2019 -- A young woman doesn't have to live in Vancouver to fall into a gang lifestyle. She can live in...
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    Balanced budget provides additional resources in support of student learning
    ​ May 30, 2019 -- The Board of Education for School District No. 57 (Prince George) approved a balanced 2019-2020 annual budget at the...
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    Board appoints Allen as Interim Superintendent
    ​ May 28, 2019 -- The Board of Education for School District No. 57 (Prince George) has appointed Rod Allen as Interim Superintendent, effective...
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    District holding Aboriginal graduation ceremony
    May 24, 2019 -- For the first time, Aboriginal students in School District No. 57 (Prince George, McBride, Valemount and Mackenzie) will have the...
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    Buckhorn students drum up a fine performance
    ​ May 23, 2019 -- This teaching moment sure made an impact. Numerous impacts, in fact. Kindergarten to Grade 7 students at Buckhorn Elementary...
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    School District teams with City on emergency response plan
    ​ May 22, 2019 -- School District No. 57 plays a significant role in the City of Prince George's emergency response plan. In March...
  • Supports for Students/Parents/Guardians/Families
    ​ May 17, 2019 -- Please see below, for details regarding available supports and resources for students, parents/guardians, families. Clinical Support.pdf
  • Statement from Marquis-Forster
    ​ May 17, 2019 -- On May 14, 2019 the Board of Education of School District No. 57 (Prince George) accepted the resignation of...
  • Changes in operations at Continuing Education and Distributed Learning
    ​ May 16, 2019 -- School District No. 57 (Prince George) has made changes to its Central Interior Distance Education School (CIDES) and Continuing...
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    Elementary students attending Elders Outdoor Education camp
    ​ May 15, 2019 -- Primary and intermediate students from Van Bien and Westwood elementary schools are getting ready to participate in a field...
  • May 15th Community Event Opportunity - Mental Wellness and Suicide Prevention for Youth and their caregivers
    ​ May 15, 2019 -- Please see below for details regarding a Community Event Opportunity on Mental Wellness and Suicide Prevention for Youth and...
  • Marquis-Forster submits resignation
     May 15, 2019 -- On May 14, 2019 the Board of Education of School District No. 57 (Prince George) accepted the resignation of Superintendent...
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    Academic achievement a focus at Nusdeh Yoh
      May 15, 2019 -- Nusdeh Yoh, which means House of the Future, became the first Aboriginal Choice school in B.C. when it opened...
  • Counselling Support Availability
    ​ May 14, 2019 -- Counselling Support Availability - Foundry Prince George. In light of the recent student death that has impacted our community,...
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    Heritage students learn valuable lessons through Entrepreneur Fair
    ​ May 10, 2019 -- Heritage Elementary School students got down to business on Friday morning. The school's two Grade 7 classes participated in...
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    District 57 Tapestry Singers welcoming audiences into Circle of Friends
    May 9, 2019 -- The District 57 Tapestry Singers are getting tuned up for their year-end choral concert. "Circle of Friends" will welcome audiences...
  • Westwood Elementary serving up breakfast
    ​ May 8, 2019 -- Breakfast is on, and Westwood Elementary School is sending out a public invitation. On Thursday, May 9, the second...
  • District makes catchment and capacity recommendations
    ​ May 6, 2019 -- A report to the School District No. 57 (Prince George) Education Services Committee has made district-wide recommendations regarding catchment...
  • Wireless and technology upgrades to be part of budget discussions
    ​ May 3, 2019 – Upgrading wireless internet infrastructure and improving learning outcomes through the addition of appropriate information technology have been identified as...
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    SD 57 students set for Adventures in Health Care
    ​ May 2, 2019 -- The Yellowhead Rotary Club of Prince George, in partnership with School District No. 57 (Prince George), is hosting Adventures...
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    Pies fly as D.P. Todd students step up for one of their own
    ​ May 1, 2019 -- Bryelle Gallagher had the chance to show support for a friend in need. At the same time, she had...
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    Aboriginal Youth Conference a valuable experience for students
    April 29, 2019 -- More than 100 students were giving all their attention to the Didoh Ne Drum Group. With a fully-engaged audience in front...
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    Heavy Metal Rocks a thundering success
    ​ April 29, 2019 -- Heavy Metal Rocks, held by the Northern Regional Construction Association, wrapped up for another year on Saturday, April 27....
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    Construction progressing at new Kelly Road Secondary School
    ​   April 25, 2019 -- The new Kelly Road Secondary School continues to take shape. The state-of-the-art facility, scheduled to open its doors...
  • Around Our Schools
    ​     April 25, 2019 --   Breaking out of their shells: These are thrilling times for Theresa Weissenmayer's Grade 3 students at...
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    Heavy Metal Rocks back for 16th year
    April 24, 2019 --   Heavy Metal Rocks is about to rumble into action. The program, coordinated by the Northern Regional Construction Association, gives...
  • Aboriginal Youth Conference set for UNBC
    ​  April 24, 2019 --   Close to 120 School District No. 57 (Prince George) Aboriginal students will attend an Aboriginal Youth Conference at...
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    Sun Run trip a valuable experience for Harwin students
    April 18, 2019 --   Before they arrived at the start line of the Vancouver Sun Run, a group of 21 Harwin Elementary School...
  • Around Our Schools
    ​ April 17, 2019 --    Retirements at Morfee: On her last day at Morfee Elementary, teacher MaryAnn Rice did something that came as...
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    Beaverly team triumphs at District Battle of the Books
    April 17, 2019 --   Adleigh Scheck, Dylan Kennedy and Carmen Aubichon were rewarded for their dedication to reading during the District Battle of...
  • More consultation planned regarding future of Mackenzie Elementary
    April 16, 2019 --    School District No. 57 commits to further consultation with community members following a public meeting regarding the proposed demolition...
  • ​District taking step to examine food programs in schools
    April 15, 2019 --   A motion to form an ad hoc committee to review School District No. 57's food programs as they relate...
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    Acclaimed international speaker visits School District
    ​ April 11, 2019 --   Principals, vice principals and administrators from School District No. 57 attended a Thursday information session in Prince George...
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    Blackburn Elementary School hosting District Battle of the Books
    April 8, 2019 --   A war of words is on the horizon. On April 16 at Blackburn Elementary School, students from School District...
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    Information about Online Safety
    ​ As you may be aware, there have been recent media reports about a circulating online issue entitled "Momo Challenge".  The North American Centre...
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    Student Registration

    To find out more about Kindergarten registration, the Student Transfer Process and the 7-8 Student Transition process please click ​here Click here to...
  • New Emergency Procedures
      School District No. 57 (Prince George) new EMERGENCY PROCEDURES are now in effect. 2017.09.01 New Emergency Procedures.pdf
  • Parent Survey Results Spring 2018 - Edgewood Elementary and French Immersion Programming
    ​ Thanks to everyone who participated in our recent consultation process.  Collected feedback will be reviewed over the upcoming weeks.   The Board of Education...
  • Strategic Plan and Framework for Enhancing Student Learning
      ​At the regular public meeting held on June 19, 2018 the Board of Education approved the operationalized School District No. 57 (Prince George)...
  • School District Calendars
    2018-2019 Calendar Amended - Approved 2018.05.01.pdf
    2018-19 Calendar Robson Valley Approved 2018.05.01 .pdf 2019-2020 Calendar - Approved Updated May 2019.pdf
  • Lead Mitigation Updates
          The purpose of this communication is to keep you informed regarding the ongoing provision of safe drinking water to our students...
  • Air Quality in Schools
        Marilyn Marquis-Forster, Superintendent of Schools has provided the following information regarding air quality in school district schools: 2017.09.14 Air Quality in School...
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    Digital Citizenship
    ​ With the growing use of technology by students both inside and outside of school, it is important to teach them how to be...
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