Advance your career in a district with innovative educational practices, excellent collaborative relationships & extensive opportunities for professional development. School District 60 is noted for innovative educational practices and the excellent cooperative relationships that exist between all educational partners. Our district is made up of dedicated, energetic professionals for whom the achievement and well-being of their students is a first priority. Together we challenge, encourage and support all learners to be responsible for developing their abilities with respect for self, others and the environment.International
SD60 is a district of around 6000 students. Each year we have several dozen students spend part of or the full year with us from Nigeria, China, Japan, Brazil, and other countries. Have a look at some of their experiences at our International WebsiteCommunity Partnerships
We have great partnerships with our local communities, organizations, and businesses. Have a look at a couple of the great things that have resulted from those partnerships:
While we may be small, we think big around supporting teachers. Curriculum and Teacher supports are key to our success. Our teachers have numerous professional development opportunities, along with a supportive culture of action research and teacher collaboration. Have a look at our Curriculum support site and Learning Services.
Technology facilities enhance student learning. Our school district is open to new technology and utilizes tools like Google Apps for Education, 3d Printing, allows BYOD, provides online tools www.prn.bc.ca/digmore/, and has had a 1:1 Wireless Writing Program since 2003.