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Ski/Snowbooard Program

January 21, 2020
​Our ski/snowboard days are Tuesday, January 28, Monday, February 3, and Tuesday, February 4. 
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Thanks for Supporting the Fresh to You Fundraiser!

November 26, 2019
The Fresh to You Fundraiser raised $430 for our Community Kitchen! Thank you for supporting this initiative.
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Invitation to Build - Outdoor Learning Space Gazebo

October 22, 2019
Rocky Mountain School District 6 and J.A. Laird Elementary have released an Invitation to Bid on the construction project for our Outdoor Learning Space. Tender closes at 2:00pm, Wednesday, November 6, 2019. 
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Rite to Ride Offers New Skateboard Club

October 01, 2019
​Rite to Ride's Devin Publiclover has started a skateboarding club for students at Laird. While students hone their skateboarding skills, they will learn about leadership characteristic as the program focuses on leadership development. Skateboard Club runs most Fridays until the snow flies. 
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Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters

October 01, 2019
​Students and staff at Laird wore orange shirts as they welcomed Shuswap elder Rosalita Pascal to our school. September 30th has been declared Orange Shirt Day annually, in recognition of the harm the residential school system did to children's sense of self-esteem and well being, and as an affirmation of our commitment...

Intensive French Registration Now Open

February 27, 2019
​Registration is now open for the 2019-2020 Intensive French Grade 6 Program at J.A. Laird Elementary. Registration closes at the end of the school day on Friday, March 15.  IF Parent Letter 2019.pdf
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SD6 Operations Department - Equipment for Sale

July 05, 2018
​School District No. 6 is accepting offers on equipment for sale.  Closing date for offers is Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 4:00 p.m.   Please click on the following link for more information Equipment for Sale.pdf

DRAFT School Calendars for 2018-2019 and 2019-2020

January 02, 2018
​Draft calendars are being circulated for review prior to the February 13, 2018 Board Meeting.  Please send any feedback to​ prior to February 7th at 4:00 p.m. 2018-2019 School Calendar DRAFT Dec 2017.pdf 2019-2020 School Calendar DRAFT Dec 2017.pdf​ ...
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Financial Literacy Open House

November 17, 2017
​November is FINANCIAL LITERACY MONTH!  Did you know?  Statistically only 13% of Canadians are considered financially literate!  I have been volunteering in Laird in most of the classrooms teaching an entrepreneur and business course, plus a financial literacy course to your students. But now it is your turn!  You are invited to...

Letter to parents/guardians from the Minister of Education

November 03, 2017
​Changes to the New Curriculum Implementation Schedule for Grades 10 - 12.
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J.A. Laird Receives the President's Choice Children's Charity School Nutrition Grant

October 23, 2017
​We are pleased to announce that our school has been approved and will receive a School Nutrition Grant in the amount of $580 to be used for our Breakfast Club and Cooking Club programs.  President's Choice Children's Charity is committed to childhood nutrition and since 2008, has granted over $33 million to...
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PAC Meeting - Tuesday, October 24, 7:00pm

October 16, 2017
​Parents are invited to join our meetings held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm. 
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Picture Retakes

October 16, 2017
Mountain West Studios will be back at Laird for photo retakes on the morning of Wednesday, October 18. 

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