School District No 27 (Cariboo-Chilcotin)

A bus transports students to school in Williams Lake Dec. 20. (Photo submitted)

Several school buses cancelled as cold weather bears down on Cariboo Chilcotin

Updated transportation policy removed coldest temperature for bus cancellation

A bus transports students to school in Williams Lake Dec. 20. (Photo submitted)
Crystal Taratus, left, with her son Liam and their service dog Sam leave Skyline School where Liam attends the Boys and Girls Club afterschool program. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Autism service dog a game changer for family, first for Cariboo-Chilcotin school district

Dog attends class at Chilcotin Road Elementary to support a young student

Crystal Taratus, left, with her son Liam and their service dog Sam leave Skyline School where Liam attends the Boys and Girls Club afterschool program. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Superintendent Chris van der Mark oversees the swearing in of school trustees at the inaugural school board meeting Tuesday evening, Nov. 22. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

School District 27 trustees sworn in at inaugural meeting

The board has one new face following the Oct. 15 election

Superintendent Chris van der Mark oversees the swearing in of school trustees at the inaugural school board meeting Tuesday evening, Nov. 22. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
School buses are cancelled for Friday, Nov. 4 in Williams Lake.	(Black Press Media file photo)
School buses are cancelled for Friday, Nov. 4 in Williams Lake.	(Black Press Media file photo)
The previous board of trustees; Angie Delainey (back left), Alexis Watch, Mary Forbes, Linda Martens and Anne Kohut, Ciel Patenaude (front left) and Willow Macdonald. Angie Mindus file photo

One trustee position up for grabs in School District 27

Six trustees are unofficially back in by acclaimation

The previous board of trustees; Angie Delainey (back left), Alexis Watch, Mary Forbes, Linda Martens and Anne Kohut, Ciel Patenaude (front left) and Willow Macdonald. Angie Mindus file photo
Families take advantage of the warm weather to walk their children to class for the first day of school at Marie Sharpe Elementary School Wednesday. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Families take advantage of the warm weather to walk their children to class for the first day of school at Marie Sharpe Elementary School Wednesday. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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Thieves siphon 13,000 litres of diesel from School District 27 100 Mile works yard

Police called to 100 Mile House School District 27 yard last Monday

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Jeffrey Roch left, James Rusaw enjoy the wagon ride around the Ritchie’s farm. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Mile 108 students take a ride on the farm

Students learn about farm animals and how to feed them

Jeffrey Roch left, James Rusaw enjoy the wagon ride around the Ritchie’s farm. (Lauren Keller photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
HVAC upgrades slated for Peter Skene Ogden. (File photo)

School district slated for $2.7M in capital funding

HVAC upgrades for Mile 108 elementary and PSO

HVAC upgrades slated for Peter Skene Ogden. (File photo)
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School District 27 announces three administrative changes for 2022/23 school year

Kristina Beaulne, Curt Levens and Caitlin Currie will be in new roles with SD27

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COVID-19: School District 27 hands out rapid tests to staff

The more than 800 staff members in SD27 will receive two tests each

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A secondary school teacher with the Cariboo-Chilcotin School District was suspended for two days in 2020 because of comments she made about students on social media. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake teacher suspended for Facebook comments made about students

Williams Lake area teacher Shannon Rerie was suspended for two days without pay in 2020

A secondary school teacher with the Cariboo-Chilcotin School District was suspended for two days in 2020 because of comments she made about students on social media. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
At the School District 27 Board of Directors Nov. 23 trustees voted in favour of

School District 27 board says it will not mandate employees to get COVID-19 vaccination

Low transmission of COVID-19 in schools, negative impact of staffing levels cited as reasons

At the School District 27 Board of Directors Nov. 23 trustees voted in favour of
Randy Cobb seen here helping organize the transportation of food during 2020 school closures. (Angie Mindus file photo)
Randy Cobb seen here helping organize the transportation of food during 2020 school closures. (Angie Mindus file photo)
School District 27 is hoping to turn the old Columneetza dorms into a daycare space with $3 million in funding from the government, if their application is successful.

Old Columneetza school dorms in Williams Lake eyed for new 119-space daycare facility

School District 27 is hoping to secure $3 million in funding from government for the project

School District 27 is hoping to turn the old Columneetza dorms into a daycare space with $3 million in funding from the government, if their application is successful.