Tag Archive: Graduation

Jun 10 2014

Success! Highlights from the 2013-14 School Year

  Many of you might read my articles in What’s Up magazine. For the June/July issue I highlight the fantastic work our students have accomplished throughout the school year. The full article can be found on page 8 & 9 and continues onto page 21.

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Dec 11 2013

Graduation Scrap Metal Drive

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In May 2014 School District 62 is expecting to have 103 Aboriginal students cross the stage at Camosun College! To help fund the graduation ceremony, Aboriginal Education is holding a scrap metal drive. Up until December 20th there will be a scrap metal bin located at the WestShore Annex in Colwood at 2137 Sooke Road. …

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Jun 04 2013

# of Aboriginal Grads Most in SD62 History

Two Metis grads stand near their elders at the ceremony, May 25th.

This year marks the highest number of Aboriginal graduates in SD62’s history! We are so proud of the foundations and partnerships that have been made with the many Aboriginal groups in our region. The Aboriginal Grad ceremony is always unique as it takes place at Camosun’s Na’tsa’maht aka The Gathering Place. During the recognition, the …

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Jun 13 2011

Standing Room Only at Westshore Grad!

The Westshore Centre for Training and Leaning (WCLT) celebrated their annual graduation ceremony at Spencer’s Isabelle Reader theatre last Thursday evening. Over fifty of the one hundred fifty grads were on hand to celebrate with family and friends. Congratulations to Principal Daphne Churchill and her staff who organized an outstanding ceremony. Students pride of accomplishment …

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Jun 09 2011

EMCS Awards Night

Last evening, staff, students, and parents celebrated the accomplishments of many of the students from Edward Milne Community School. Most notable to me was the number of students being recognized. Unlike many ceremonies, where a few students seem to “pick up all the hardware” many, many students were recognized for their accomplishments in many different …

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Jun 07 2011

Full House for International Education Grad and Farewell

It was great to see a full house at Spencer’s theatre Tuesday evening for the International Education year end ceremony. Despite the fact the Canucks were playing!! Host families were there with their students who were being recognized for their year’s work. Five students spoke eloquently on the profound impact a year of Canadian schooling …

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May 15 2011

Aboriginal Grad an Amazing Success!

I had the privilege of attending the Aboriginal Grad yesterday afternoon at the Lansdowne campus of Camosun College in the new Na’tsa’maht centre. What an impressive structure built from the design ideas of Butch Dick. Grads, families, friends and education staff all had a wonderful time recognizing the achievements of these special people. Highlights this …

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