Rayleigh Elementary Pictograph Project

On April 7, 2014, Rayleigh Elementary celebrated the Day of Secwentwecw.  Tina Donald and Garry Gottfiedson both came to the school to share their knowledge and traditions, as well as to...


SD No. 73 students meet standards to receive internationally-recognized certification with the DELF examination. The Diplôme d'études en langue française is a four-part exam, including an...

Canadian illustrator Susan Mitchell

Canadian children's book illustrator Susan Mitchell shared her craft and  techniques with over 1000 Kamloops/Thompson students during Book Week from  May 5th-May 9th. Susan talked about...

Young Authors’ Conference 2014

A District Tradition for 35 Years!

SFU Aboriginal Math Team

Dr. Veso Jungic and his SFU Aboriginal Math Team visited several schools in  the district during the week of April 22-24.

Battle of the Books 2014

Battle of the Books is a Kamloops/Thompson reading motivation program, designed to encourage and recognize students who enjoy reading and broaden reading interests. Elementary and Middle School...

UBC Alumni Teacher Award.

Cheryl Sebastian, District Principal of Aboriginal Education,  was recognized as the co-recipient  the UBC Alumni Teacher Award. 

TRU Junior Skills Competition

Barriere Secondary is very proud of their two junior skills teams that competed in the Junior Skills BC Competitions at TRU on February 28, 2014. BSS's Junior Gravity Car Team, made up of Dawson...

SD73 Blogs

SD73 is promoting Blog services to staff.  Classroom blogs can be used for news, agendas, assignments, events, showcase projects, and much more.