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We wish everyone a fun, relaxing and safe summer holiday! See you back at PSS on Tuesday, September 3rd!

2019-2020 School Year Information

First Day Schedule 2019-2020

Weekly Gr.10-12 Schedule 2019-2020

PSS 2019-2020 Calendar

PSS TIMELINE 2019-2020

General School Supply List 2019-2020

  SD48 Athletics Handbook

 

The 2019-2020 Course Selection for Grade 10-12 students:

Course selection has taken place with the students. We worked with students to help them choose a balanced timetable. This was completed on a paper copy and was sent home to be discussed and signed by the students’ guardians. We will use the students’ completed paper selections to finalize the timetable. Please be advised that there may be some minor changes made. If this is the case, students will be informed and will have input on the final decision. We have now delivered all finalized schedules. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Heather Quamme at hquamme@sd48.bc.ca.

The final stage of the new curriculum (gr.11 & 12) is being implemented next year. In case you missed the parent presentation, you can view the slides here.

Information on the Graduation Program and courses offered at PSS can be found in our Pemberton Secondary School Course Handbook 2019-2020

We recommend all parents and guardians take some time to read through the new Graduation Program. You can find it by clicking here.

We also recommend becoming familiar with the new curriculum at https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/, as well as the new provincial assessments at https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/provincial-assessment.

Please contact the school with any questions or concerns you may have.

Thank you.

 

  Student Transcripts Service

You can use the Student Transcripts Service (STS) to:

  • View or order your secondary school transcript
  • Send your secondary school transcripts to post-secondary institutions
  • Order your graduation certificate
  • View scholarships awarded by B.C.
  • View your provincial exam or graduation assessment results

We recommend all grade 10-12 students and parents/guardians become familiar with the Student Transcripts Service. It can be found at https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/education-training/k-12/support/transcripts-and-certificates. There is video on how to create an account. You will need your PEN, which can be found on your child’s report card. If you have difficulty finding your PEN, you can contact the office.

 

Attention Parents & Guardians! Check out the DPAC page at https://sd48seatosky.org/dpac-pac-homepage/ for important information specific to parents and guardians in the Sea to Sky corridor. The site currently offers some valuable information on how to navigate concerns within our district, including a video detailing the steps parents should take to raise and resolve concerns at the school level..

 

Cannabis Information:

Below are links to resources around cannabis provided by guest speaker Dr. Geoff McKee, Medical Health Officer with Vancouver Coastal Health:

SACY (Supporting and Connecting Youth) from the Vancouver School Board has some great resources for youth, parents, and teachers regarding cannabis: https://www.vsb.bc.ca/Student_Support/Safe_Caring/SACY_Substance_Use_Health_Promotion/Cannabis-Corner/Pages/default.aspx

iMinds from The Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research: https://www.uvic.ca/research/centres/cisur/publications/helping-schools/iminds/index.php

 

 

SOGI 1 2 3 has launched new SOGI 1 2 3 Parent Videos that address questions about SOGI 1 2 3 and SOGI-inclusive education in schools. The videos are designed for parents and family members to view and learn about SOGI 1 2 3 in various grade-levels. The goal of the videos is to debunk some of the common misinformation in the media and to support parents in their understanding of SOGI-inclusive education. The SOGI 1 2 3 Parent Videos are available to view and download now on SOGIeducation.org/parents.

Labour Market Outlook: The British Columbia Labour Outlook: 2017 Edition can help to support students, teachers and parents to get the most up-to-date information on the occupations and skills that will be in demand in BC over the next ten years. For more information about BC’s labour market information, please visit WorkBC’s webpage. If you have questions, please contact workbcinformation@gov.bc.ca.

 

PSS CALENDAR INFORMATION

Calendar 2018-2019

Calendar 2019-2020

 

 PSS School Code of Conduct

The PSS school community are currently working on updating our Code of Conduct. We have worked together this year in identifying what is important to us. We will use these PSS Shared Understandings as a guide to help build our future Code of Conduct. In the meantime, please refer to our current PSS STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT.

 

Upcoming Events to be Ready For…

bus  Late Bus has started and will run Monday through Thursday to Mount Currie and Birken/D’Arcy, leaving PSS at 5:00pm sharp!

 

pacOur next PAC Meeting will be in September.  Stay tuned for the date!

For PAC information, please contact Lisa Shippit at psspac@gmail.com or on Facebook at Pemberton Secondary PAC.

 General School Supply List 2018-2019

PSS School Improvement Plan 2018-2019

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to call us at 604-894-6318 or email Krista Brynjolfson kbrynjolfson@sd48.bc.ca and/or Diane Hart dhart@sd48.bc.ca

Click here for a copy of the 2018/19 Grad Planner.


SD48 School District Strategic Plan

Click here for a look at the Strategic Plan


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