This summer the Transportation Department was happy to award three iPads!
May recipient: Vedder Elementary student.
June recipient: Grade 9 Sardis Secondary student.
July recipient: Grade 10 Student at Chilliwack Secondary
CONGRATULATIONS to all winners!
To register your child for busing for the 2019/20 school year, visit the Transportation Department website...
BC Government's Measles Immunization Catch-Up Program for School Aged Children from April to June 2019
The Province is launching a measles immunization catch-up program to help BC families ensure their children are protected from measles. The program will run from April through June 2019.
The Fraser Health Authority has provided the following information for Fraser Valley school districts in response to the localized measles outbreak in three Vancouver schools.
Read the letter here...
Student graduation rates in the Chilliwack School District were up in 2017/18, based on a year-end from the Ministry of Educa
The Chilliwack School District Board of Education has approved in principle, pending consultation with the community, the creation of a new Integrated Arts School at the former University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) site, near mid-town, available to grades 8 to 12 students from across Chilliwack.
Rob Fleming, Minister of Education, announced that the Province is providing the Chilliwack School District with up to $10 million to purchase part of the former Chilliwack North campus of the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) for the site of a new school. The purchase is the result of the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training and UFV working in partnership to meet the growing needs of the Chilliwack School District. See the full News Release here.
Information & Announcements
- The large AMBER alternating flashing lights warn motorists that the school bus is about to stop to either load or unload students; slow and stop if it is safe to do so.
- The large RED alternating flashing lights warn motorists to STOP as the school bus is either loading or unloading students.
- Drivers must STOP in either direction whenever you see flashing RED lights on a school bus.
- After stopping for a school bus, don't start moving again until the bus moves on or the driver signals that it's safe by turning off the lights and pulling
The Chilliwack School District has a detailed plan for Inclement Weather which covers interruptions to bussing service, school and site closures, and a Transportation Snow Plan for high elevations. Always check our main page, www.sd33.bc.ca for updates during periods of inclement weather.
Learn more: Inclement Weather
The Government of Canada can help you save for your child's education after high school. Learn more about the Canada Education Savings Grant and the Canada Learning Bond.
Does your child ride the bus? Get instantly notified if there are any disruptions or delays on your route! The free Ride 360 App provides parents and guardians direct access to their students bussing schedule, while allowing Transportation to send timely notifications and alerts. Download Ride360 from your App provider today!
Learn how to access your student information on the app, by viewing the User Guide.