School District 60

10112-105 Avenue
Fort St. John, British Columbia
Canada V1J-4S4
Voice - 250 262-6000
Fax - 250 262-6048
After Hours Emergency - 250 785-6781

Tech Services - 250 785-4357

Digmore! – Digital Learning Commons

Digital media objects and resources for e-learning Featured Service Learn360 video service available to teachers and students in schools.

AHCOTE Faculty Associate Info Session

There will be an information session for educators interested in becoming a SFU Post Degree Program / Alaska Highway Consortium on Teacher Education Faculty Associate.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Room 103, Northern Lights College
Fort St John Campus
9820 -120th Avenue, Fort St John.

Please register for the info session by emailing joy_cochrane@sfu.ca .

Letter to Parents – Cannabis

The following letter linked below will be sent home this week regarding the legalization of cannabis in British Columbia.

Cannabis Letter to Parents Oct 3 2018

Click on the link above or image below for a PDF version of the letter.

Baldonnel School – Open Friday September 28, 2018

Needed repairs to the main drain went well at Baldonnel School today. The school will be open Friday, September 28, 2018.

Baldonnel School Closed Thursday, September 27, 2018

Due to a break in the school’s main drain pipe, Baldonnel school will be closed Thursday September 27th, 2018. In order to effect repairs the pipe will need to be excavated and the school’s washrooms will be out of service until repairs are completed. District staff and Administration apologize for any inconvenience this break in service may cause. It is expected that repairs will be completed tomorrow and that school will be back in full operation Friday.

STEAM at Prespatou’s Harmony Lab

School District 60 has numerous options and opportunities that support STEAM education (Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics) in all of our schools. Below is a non-comprehensive list of many opportunities that are supported in schools and in district because of Provincial ADST curriculum (Applied Design Skills Technology), partnerships with local, provincial and national bodies, support from teachers, facilities staff, administrators, parents, and our community.

  • Robotics in elementary to secondary (Spheros, Ollies, Lego, VEX)
  • ArtStarts
  • Theatre
  • 3D design and printing
  • Hand tools in schools or available through a travelling trades trailer
  • Hour of Code
  • Maker Days and Maker Spaces
  • Local, Regional, and National Science Fair
  • Genius Hour
  • Gravity Car Competitions
  • SumoBots
  • Spaghetti and Popsicle Bridge competitions
  • Skills BC and Skills Canada
  • Project Heavy Duty
  • Residential Construction
  • And More!

Thank you to our many partners and supporters! If you are interested in supporting any activities, please contact your local school!

Below are some pictures and videos from the Prespatou Harmony Lab where students have an opportunity to participate in many of the above STEAM activities and go beyond!