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New accessible playground unveiled at Quadra Elementary- Jeff Bell Times Colonist
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SD 61 Elementary and Middle School Students Participate in the MDI

The Middle Years Development Instrument (MDI) is a self-report questionnaire completed by children in Grade 4 and Grade 7. It asks them how they think and feel about their experiences both inside and outside of school. Both the Grade 4 questionnaire and the Grade 7 questionnaire include questions related to the five areas of… Read more

Adolescent Health Survey 2018

Since 1992, The McCreary Centre Society has surveyed youth aged 12 -19 in British Columbia every five years. In 2018, over 38 000 youth in 58 of BC’s 60 School Districts completed the survey. At least one classroom in each of SD 61’s middle and secondary schools participated in the… Read more

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Picture12 An inseparable relationship exists between a student’s wellbeing and their learning and development. Wellbeing includes physical, mental, social and emotional aspects and is an important learning need for all students. If compromised, it can negatively interfere with learning, academic and lifelong success.
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