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Monday, September 30th, 2019

Orange Shirt Day Supported by Students and Staff in Abbotsford Schools

Orange Shirt Day (September 30) is one of the visible ways our District strives to highlight our shared history in Canada and honour those who attended residential schools.

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Friday, September 6th, 2019

District renames department to Indigenous Education

The Abbotsford School District is pleased to announce that effective August 1st, 2019, the Aboriginal Education department was renamed to Indigenous Education department.

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Monday, June 24th, 2019

School District Signs Education Enhancement Agreement for Indigenous Students

After months of significant and dedicated consultation and dialogue the 2019-2024 Education Enhancement Agreement for Indigenous Students was signed on June 12th, 2019, by Chief Dalton Silver of Su

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Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

New Summer School Opportunities Coming 2020

The Abbotsford School District is excited to announce some amazing learning opportunities for students. 

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Monday, May 6th, 2019

2019 Aboriginal Role Models Honoured at Traditional Ceremony

Sumas First Nation generously invited the Abbotsford School District to hold a celebration of student success and Halq’emeylem in their longhouse on May 3, 2019.

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Thursday, April 18th, 2019

AbbyPD Youth Officers launch “It’s A NO” Campaign

On Tuesday, the Abbotsford Police Department Youth Squad launched the "It’s A NO" campaign, with presentations taking place at all Abbotsford School District middle and secondary schools over the n

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Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Measuring Up report released: Abbotsford Schools continue to improve

There is much to celebrate in Abbotsford as the School District remains a provincial leader in academics, arts and athletics, according to the recently released Measuring Up report.

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Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

Ministry of Education Announces New ERASE Strategy

Minister of Education, Rob Fleming, and Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, Mike Farnworth, were at W.J. Mouat Secondary on March 12, 2019 to make a funding announcement.

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Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Rick Hansen Secondary Receives Top Certification for Accessibility

Today, Rick Hansen Secondary School (RHSS) in Abbotsford, BC, received the ‘Accessibility Certified Gold’ rating under the Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility CertificationTM (RHFAC) program.

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Thursday, December 13th, 2018

District earns NAOSH Award for third year in a row

The Abbotsford School District has been awarded the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Award for its third year in a row, in the cat

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