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School District #52 is located on the north coast of BC. We serve the primary communities of Hartley Bay, Port Edward, Lax Kwa’alaams, Metlakatla, and Prince Rupert. We have two secondary schools, six elementary schools, one store-front distributed learning site, and one on-reserve school (Hartley Bay: K-12). The region is known for its outdoor recreational opportunities as well as its vibrant arts and culture scene. Welcome to beautiful Prince Rupert, BC!
|R E G I S T R A T I O N:
ALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL offices will be open on August 28 through September 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to register students who are new to the district or have moved to a new school area during the summer.
CHARLES HAYS SECONDARY SCHOOL, PRINCE RUPERT MIDDLE SCHOOL AND PACIFIC COAST SCHOOL: New students will register from August 28 to September 1.
|Schools open on Tuesday, September 5 and on that day will be in session as follows:
All Elementary Schools
Kindergarten Families of kindergarten students will be notified of start dates and times by their school
Prince Rupert Middle School students will report as follows:
Grade 7-8 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Charles Hays Secondary School students will report as follows:
Grades 11 – 12 9:45 a.m.
Students must attend the first day to ensure their spot in their classes.
Pacific Coast School students will report as follows:
Grades 9 – 12 10:00 a.m.
|REGULAR CLASS SCHEDULES will begin on Wednesday, September 6th.|
Notice to Parents – UPDATED July 13, 2017 Please be advised that you are NOT required to purchase general school supplies for elementary students as in previous years. The supply list for Middle School students has been reduced for next year. For the upcoming 2017-2018 school year, the Ministry of Education has provided extra funding to Read more about School Supplies for the 2017 – 2018 School Year[…]
Please read a Letter to Parents from superintendent Sandra Jones concerning the February 2016 school water report.
Your Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) provides confidential crisis and personal counselling services. For any urgent need, crisis counselling is available 2/47 just by calling the 1-800 line. Personal counselling is short-term in nature and includes assessment, information, referral, and/or short-term, goal focused counselling. In-person, telephone or e-counselling appointments are available. If you or Read more about Employee and Family Assistance[…]
Message from Education Minister Mike Bernier Dear Parent, I’m writing today to ask you to share your opinions with the Ministry of Education as we work to update student reporting in kindergarten through Grade 9. Students in these grades are experiencing B.C.’s new curriculum in classrooms in every part of the province. . . . Read more about Parent Engagement Letter[…]
Simply put, bullying is a pattern of unwelcome or aggressive behaviour, often with the goal of making others uncomfortable, scared or hurt. It’s almost always used as a way of having control or power over their target, and it is often based on another person’s appearance, culture, race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation or gender Read more about Erase Bullying[…]
If your child is 5 years old by December 31, 2017, s/he is eligible to start school this coming September. When registering for a Kindergarten program, please bring: • your child’s Birth Certificate (or other proof of age such as a Permanent Residence Card Provincial ID Card or Passport); • B.C. Care Card; • Immunization Read more about Kindergarten Registration for September 2017[…]
Families that are considering requesting a change in schools for their children must register in their catchment area first. PLEASE NOTE THAT the cross-boundary regulation has changed and families who have previously received a cross boundary must reapply each year . The application deadline has been EXTENDED TO March 31st this year only to accommodate Read more about Cross-Boundary Applications for September 2017[…]
Feb 14 2017 Board Meeting Media Release Jan 10 2017 Board Meeting Media Release Mar 7 2017 Board Meeting Media Release Superintendent Media Release Feb 2017