Year-End Schedule

Good day SKSS:

School District 73 Kamloops-Thompson wants to inform parents that the last day of secondary school classroom instruction this year will be Friday June 23 at SKSS. Although this is the last day of instruction for our students, please be advised that we will also have our project completion day on Monday June 26 for any students with outstanding work, projects or tests. It is our goal to have report cards available for pickup at the school by noon on Thursday June 29. Please read the district bulletin for a full explanation from Superintendent Sidow which is available at the following link: DB Year-End Schedule_SKSS. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us during school hours at 250-374-1405.

    Announcements for the SKSS Community

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    Grade 12
    by Leah-Ann Cochrane - Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 8:11 PM
    Grade 12 information

    -Transcripts will be mailed from the Ministry directly to your home address provided to South Kamloops after July 25/2017

    -Provincial Exams mark will be available on the Student Secure Web after July 25/2017.

    -Post-Secondary Institution (PSI) Selections Form.  Final Transcript Information. PSI Selections Form Deadline: July 14, 2017.  Final Transcripts information sent to all selected PSIs: Late July 2017.

    -Graduation Dogwoods, text book deposit and any other information left at the school will be mailed to your home address toward the end of September 2017.

    -Grads are able to pick up their student educational files in the counselling office for up to 1 year post grad and then they will be destroyed

    Congratulations again on a successful career at SKSS

    Any questions please contact the Counselling Department

    Provincial Exam Schedule for August

    English 12 - Monday August 14 9am to 11am at NorKam Secondary

    Communications 12 - Tuesday August 15 9am to 11am at Norkam Secondary 

    Please bring your PEN (personal education number) and a piece of Identification

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    Final Report Card Distribution
    by Sheila Collins - Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 7:25 PM

    Thursday, June 29th - Report card pick up is from 12-3 pm.

    No fees or lost books - pick up in the gym.

    If you owe school fees or have lost text books - pick up report cards in the Peer Tutoring Room.

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    End of Year Information - Report Cards and School Fees
    by Sheila Collins - Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 7:10 PM

    The end of the school year is upon us.  The following are details for Report Card pick up and Fee statement distribution:

    Fee statements (Paid and Unpaid) - Distributed Wednesday, June 21, 2017 during Homeroom Classes.  Please pay any outstanding fees at the main office (Cash, cheque, or debit).

    Report Card Pick Up - Report Cards will be available for pick up at the South Kamloops Secondary Gym on Thursday, June 29th, 2017 from 12:00-3:00 pm. 

    Thank you and have a great summer!  School will re-open on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

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    Year End Schedule notes
    by Tamiko Recchi - Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 9:34 PM

    Monday, June 19 - HEFG

    Tuesday, June 20 - EFGH

    Wednesday, June 21 - FGHE (Regular Bell schedule - dismissal @ 3:01)

    Thursday, June 22 - EE-FF (Double blocks - see schedule below)

    Friday, June 23 - GG-HH (Double blocks - see schedule below)

    Monday, June 26 - Project completion day

    Thursday, June 29 - Report Card distribution 12:00 pm to 3:00pm

    DOUBLE BLOCK SCHEDULE - June 22 & 23

    1st block: 8:45 to 11:20


    2nd block: 12:25 to 3:00

    *Please note: City 'School Special' buses will not be running after June 23. Students should refer to the regular city bus schedule.  (Yellow school buses will continue their regular schedule until June 28th.  June 29th they will run on an early dismissal schedule.)

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    by Tamiko Recchi - Monday, 19 June 2017, 5:27 PM

    The photo of the Hat Toss at Commencements has arrived.  They will be given to Grade 12 E block classes on Tuesday.  If you do not receive a copy in your E block class OR if you did not receive an 11x14 composite photo with folder please come to the office to get yours!

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    2016/2017 Yearbooks have arrived!
    by Tamiko Recchi - Thursday, 15 June 2017, 8:00 PM

    The Yearbooks are here!  If you have pre-purchased a Yearbook please see Ms. Rimmer in the Peer Tutoring room at lunch to day to pick up your copy! 

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    Lead Testing in Drinking Water at SD73 Schools & District Facilities
    by Tamiko Recchi - Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 8:29 PM

    Lead Testing in Drinking Water at SD 73 Schools and District Facilities

    Please open the attached file to read more.

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    Grad 2017 Baby Pictures
    by Sheila Collins - Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 12:40 PM

    Grads please bring in a baby picture for the slideshow at the Commencement Ceremonies on June 14th.

    Please bring the picture to the office ASAP and we will scan it for you!

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    by Sheila Collins - Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 12:33 PM

    Date:  April 20 - Thursday

    Place:  Main office hallway

    Time:  1:00-1:45 pm

    Cost:  $145 includes:  Grand march, prom, and dry grad events.

               $100 includes:  Grand march and prom.

               $100 includes:  Dry grad only.

    If you are bringing a guest, pricing is the same.

    Cheques made out to SKSS Dry Grad.

    Questions?  Please email  -

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    GRADS - Commencement update
    by Tamiko Recchi - Tuesday, 18 April 2017, 11:01 AM

    Many Grads have not yet submitted their baby photo for the Commencement ceremony slideshow.  Please send a digital copy of one photo (infant to pre-school) to Mr. Buemann by email or bring a photo in to the main office for scanning.

    Nomination survey for Class Valedictorian, Grad song, banquet Emcee, etc is underway.  Please complete your online survey by Wednesday, April 19th. Go to to complete.