Media Release: Imagine High Integrated Arts and Technology Secondary School

Imagine High Integrated Arts and Technology Secondary School

 

Chilliwack School District

For Immediate Release                                                                         
May 5, 2020

The Board of Education of School District No. 33 has chosen a name for the new north side integrated arts and technology secondary school, scheduled to open in September 2021. Suggestions from the public were reviewed and two names were presented to the Board of Education for consideration. We are excited to share the name: Imagine High Integrated Arts and Technology Secondary School.

Additionally, we are pleased to announce that Brooke Haller has been appointed Principal of Imagine High Integrated Arts and Technology Secondary School. Ms. Haller is currently the Principal of the K – 12 Desert Sands Community School in Ashcroft BC.  Prior to her current role, she served as Principal at Cache Creek Elementary School, was a District Technology Collaboration Teacher at School District 74, and a Classroom Teacher at Lytton Elementary/Kumsheen Secondary School.  Ms. Haller has a Master of Arts in Education from University of British Columbia, a Bachelor of Education from Lakehead University, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Lethbridge.  Ms. Haller is an innovative, collaborative and creative leader and we look forward to welcoming her to the Chilliwack School District on August 1, 2020!

Ms. Haller is excited to work with teachers, district staff, and community to create a learning space where design, technology, the arts, and meaningful learning flourishes. She is committed to nurturing an integrated instructional approach connected to authentic learning that mirrors the real world. She believes that the redesigned curriculum offers incredible potential to enhance student learning, and holds great promise as a catalyst for innovative pedagogy at the secondary level. She hopes to build a vibrant culture that supports inclusion, risk-taking and the cross pollination of new ideas through deep and transformative collaborative work.

Imagine High will open September 2021 with students at the grade 9 and 10 level and will grow to a grade 9-12 secondary school by 2023. Registration will open in the fall of 2020.

 

 

Information & Announcements

Imagine High Virtual Townhall Meetings

Imagine High Integrated Arts and Technology Secondary opens in September 2021 for students in grades 9 - 10. Imagine High is a public school of choice within the Chilliwack School District situated on the former site of the University of the Fraser Valley on Yale Road. By 2023 the school will house up to 700 students from grades 9 - 12.
Please join us for a virtual Zoom Townhall on any of the following dates.

CUPE Skills, Training and Enhancement Fund

Applications for the new CUPE Skills, Training and Enhancement Fund will be accepted twice annually for adjudication. All CUPE staff are eligible to apply to this fund. Further information and application forms can be found in the staff section of our website

School Bus Safety Tips

For Drivers

  • 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

Ride 360 Bussing App

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.

News

Events

| Non-Instructional Day
| Remembrance Day
| Non-Instructional Day
| Non-Instructional Day
| Christmas Break
| Family Day
| Non-Instructional Day
| Spring Break
| Good Friday

Recent Tweets