Heath News

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 »

Image: Reconciliation Post by TFN Artist Karl Morgan, located at the School Board Office   
This article appeared in the Delta Optimist on September 30, 2023: https://www.delta-optimist.com/local-news/delta-school-district-continues-to-help-students-learn-and-reflect-7601229
By Karen McDonald, Indigenous Success Coordinator, Indigenous Education Department, Delta School District
For almost a decade, students and staff in the Delta School District have recognized Orange Shirt Day on September 30th by wearing orange inspired by Phyllis Webstad’s personal experience of arriving at the St…. Read more »

We wish all Delta students, families, and staff a wonderful school year ahead.
Hopefully, you’ve all had an opportunity to rest, relax, recharge, and spend time with family and friends over the summer. We are excited to welcome students back to school next Tuesday (September 5) to continue our mission of inspiring and nurturing thriving,… Read more »

What a pleasure it was to return to normal school operations last September. It’s been a joy to watch students and staff reconnect and throw themselves back into a myriad of events and activities that were suspended during the pandemic. We have also witnessed students tackling serious real-world challenges, including mental health,… Read more »

At the June 6, 2023 Public Board Meeting, Board Chair Val Windsor delivered the following message: 
As you know, this is our final Public Board Meeting of the 2022/2023 school year, and as is customary, I would like to take a moment to reflect on the events of the past year…. Read more »

2023/24 Budget Recommendations
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.
2023/24 BUDGET OVERVIEW
The Annual Operating Budget for 2023/24 is $187.3 million, up by $6.2 million from the 2022/2023 Amended Annual Operating Budget of $181.1 million…. Read more »

The Delta School District is committed to transparent budget planning and resource allocation that is directly aligned with the strategic vision, goals and objectives established by the Board. It is our sincere hope that as many voices as possible engage in the annual budget input process to provide feedback on their funding priorities for the upcoming school year…. Read more »

The Heath PAC is excited to welcome the return of the monthly lunch program Munch a Lunch.
How to Register: Go to: https://munchalunch.com/schools/heath/
If you need assistance with ordering, please contact the Heath PAC at the following address: heath.elementary.pac@gmail.com
ALL ONLINE ORDERS must be PAID in FULL before the deadline to receive your order. … Read more »

Kindergarten registration takes place mid-February each year. A child may be registered to attend Kindergarten in September if his or her fifth birthday occurs on or before December 31st of the current year.
Kindergarten registration for the 2023/2024 school year for students in the Heath Elementary School catchment area.
For verification of our catchment area,… Read more »

North Delta Secondary School’s parent night will be Thursday, January 26- 7 pm and it will be virtual.
Please see the below link for their Parent Information Evening.
https://nd.deltasd.bc.ca/news-events/news/grade-7-student-and-parent-guardian-information-night/Read more »

Seaquam’s Grade 7 Parent night is Tuesday January 24, 2023 at 6 pm in the Theatre at Seaquam…. Read more »

Burnsview’s Grade 7 parent information nights are coming up early in the New Year.
The French Immersion information night will be held in the Burnsview Library Thursday, January 19th 2023 at 7:00 pm. This evening will provide information specific to the Immersion program at Burnsview including testimonials from students, descriptions of Immersion courses and activities,… Read more »

Kindergarten registration for the 2023/24 school year runs from February 13-24, 2023. This year, parents/guardians will be able to register their child online or in-person. Detailed instructions on how to register will be posted on the district’s website in early February. 

Delta School District offers a wide range of learning options for all students: Please click the links below for more information:

Delta’s Traditional Schools
French Immersion Registration
International Baccalaureate Program
Montessori Program
Home Quest

 … Read more »

The Parent Information Night for Delview Secondary will be held  on Thursday, January 26th at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held in-person in the Delview Library.
This session will include an overview of the Grade 8 program including a description of courses, the course selection procedure, and extra-curricular opportunities offered at Delview…. Read more »

Happy Holidays from the Delta School District and Board of Education.
Schools will be closed from December 19 until January 2, with classes resuming on Tuesday, January 3, 2023.
A Message from Doug Sheppard, Superintendent of Schools
I am thankful we have been able to resume to almost normal school operations this fall after more than two years of navigating continued changes due to the pandemic…. Read more »

At the inaugural Board meeting last night, four trustees – Nimmi Daula, Ammen Dhillon, Masako Gooch and Joe Muego – were sworn in for the first time, alongside returning trustees Erica Beard, Nick Kanakos and Val Windsor. The ceremony took place at the Delta School Board offices on Harvest Drive in Ladner…. Read more »

The Open House scheduled for Thursday, September 22, 2022 between 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the classrooms to meet the teacher. In addition we will call families down to the gym at 6:30 pm for all teacher introductions…. Read more »

Please see the link below for important back to school information.
BAck To School!! Important infomation 2021Read more »

Please click the link below for information on our back to school Covid 19 protocols.
HE Covid protocols Sept 2 Website Write 2021 (1)Read more »

The environmental team consists of a group of people who lead to reduce the environmental impact. The environmental team does a variety of things for making the earth a better place. For example, we try to decrease the levels of electricity and we also try to remember to put the garbage in the right bin…. Read more »