Announcements for the SKSS Community

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    Connections Block begins Wed, Sept 26th!
    by Office Steno - Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 3:01 PM
     

    Wednesday, September 26th will be the first Connections Day of the school year. 

    Dismissal from 4th block will be at 2:10pm on Wednesdays - Connections Block will be 2:10pm - 3:00pm.

    Please note: CITY transit buses will be at the school for the 2:10 dismissal on Wednesdays with another bus scheduled for the 3:00 dismissal.  (Please contact City Transit at 250-376-1216 with questions or inquiries about city transit buses)

    YELLOW District school buses will maintain their regular scheduled pick up times on Wednesdays. (Questions regarding District school buses should be directed to the Transportation office at 250-372-5853)

     
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    Raising Digitally Responsible Youth
    by Office Staff - Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 2:18 PM
     
    Please click on the attachment.

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    DEWRS Student Survey
    by Office Staff - Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 8:36 AM
     

    Please click on the attachment for more information.

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    Notice to bus students
    by Office Steno - Friday, 21 September 2018, 9:23 AM
     

    Please be advised that starting Monday, September 24th, the MORNING "Pacific Way School Special" city bus will commence service 5 minutes earlier than normal.  This is a permanent change.  Students should arrive at their bus stop 5 minutes earlier in the mornings. 

    All inquiries regarding this change should be directed to city transit 250-376-1216.

     
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    Fall Athletic Meeting
    by Office Staff - Wednesday, 5 September 2018, 9:00 AM
     
    The Fall Athletic Meeting for parents, guardians, and athletes will be held on Tuesday, September 18th at 6:00 in the South Kam gym.

    This is a presentation from South Kamloops Secondary in conjunction with School District #73.
    This meeting has previously been presented and would be beneficial for all Grade 8's and new students to South Kamloops.

    If your son/daughter is playing a Fall Sport, please make sure that someone is there.  
    Athletic information, policies, etc. will be discussed.


     
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    Kids Plus Accident Insurance
    by Office Staff - Wednesday, 5 September 2018, 8:45 AM
     


    https://www.kidsplus.ca/plan-information

    If you would like to purchase insurance, please use the link above for more information. New this year, the entire process is online for your convenience.

    Kids Plus Accident Insurance offers protection against the unexpected costs of injury from accidents, and is especially valuable for families who:

    • do not have medical or dental plans
    • have limited plans, as it may help supplement health and dental benefits, or
    • have active children who enjoy sports and outdoor activities.




     
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    First Day of School 2018
    by Office Steno - Friday, 31 August 2018, 3:05 PM
     

    Welcome back Titans!

    The first day of the 2018/2019 school year will be on

    Tuesday, September 4th.

    Bell Schedule - Classes will begin at 10:30 am and end at 3:00pm.

    Bus Schedules - Morning buses will pick up students 2 hours later than the regular time for pick up and afternoon buses will depart at the regular scheduled times.

    Class Schedules - Students will report to their homeroom to receive an updated class schedule.  Homeroom lists will be posted outside the offices (alpha, by grade) on Tuesday, Sept 4th.

    For more information of what to expect on the first day of school please open the attached pdf.

    (Edited by Office Staff - original submission Monday, 27 August 2018, 3:43 PM)

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    Fair Notice-Threat Assessment Letter for 2018-19
    by Office Staff - Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 11:32 AM
     

    Please see the attachment for parents.

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    Grade 8 Orientation
    by Office Steno - Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 3:23 PM
     

    Grade 8 Orientation will be on Thursday, August 30th, 2018 from 8:00am to 12:00pm

    Students should arrive prior to 8:00 and wait outside the main entrance for your LINK Leaders!  Please dress comfortably and avoid bringing backpacks, purses, etc as the day is quite active.

    We look forward to seeing you all on August 30th!


     
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    Registration of New Students
    by Office Steno - Monday, 20 August 2018, 11:07 AM
     

    Registration of new students for the 2018/2019 school year will take place on Tuesday, August 28th, Wednesday, August 29th and Thursday, August 30st from 9:00am to 12:00 noon and 1:00pm to 3:00pm.
    Parents/Guardians will be required to complete registration forms and provide the student's birth certificate and care card as well as proof of residence. 
    The student registration forms are attached for your convenience if you would like to print and complete the forms prior to arriving at the school. (Please note: page 1 & page 2 should be printed on legal size paper)

    Please note: students must register at their catchment school.  If you are not certain please visit the City of Kamloops site and search by property.
    - Click on the following link: 
    https://propertyinfo.kamloops.ca/apex/f?p=10011:1:115282855167061:::::

    - Read information and click 'I Accept' to use of site and enter address
    - Click on 'Property Report' to view catchment information (right side of first section)