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School Opening Information

August 18, 2016

SCHOOLS RE-OPEN:
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016

O P E N I N G  H O U R S


Elementary Students
(Gr. 1-7 inclusive)
Schools will open at their regular times and close at 12:00 noon (as published in the school calendars distributed in May).
NOTE: Kindergarten students will attend for approximately 45 minutes on opening day
(parents will be notified of actual times by their child’s school).


Secondary Students
Opening day hours of attendance for specific secondary schools may be obtained by contacting the school.

REGISTRATION for students who are NEW to Delta schools:

Elementary

Tuesday, August 30 or Wednesday, August 31
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Secondary

Monday, August 29 or Tuesday, August 30
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

PLEASE REGISTER AT YOUR LOCAL AREA SCHOOL
At the time of registration please present the following information:

For all students:

1.  Appropriate proof of citizenship or status in Canada for both students and parents, and appropriate proof of age for students.

*original birth certificate, passport, baptismal certificate, immigration or refugee documentation

2.  Appropriate proof of residence (purchase/rental agreement, current year property tax receipt, current month rental receipt showing address, or letter from landlord).

3.  Most recent report card from previous school, if available.

For students entering Kindergarten:

As above, plus:

* Immunization record

For students entering Secondary:

As above, plus:

* Copy of summer school results, if applicable

 

For students whose first language is not English (ELL):
A district assessment service for secondary students only is offered as follows:

LADNER, TSAWWASSEN & NORTH DELTA RESIDENTS
Thursday, September 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Delta Manor Education Centre – 4750 57 St.


At these assessments, children’s English language proficiency will be assessed to determine school placement.  To book an appointment,
please contact Special Programs before Tuesday, August 30 at 604-952-5325.


For further information please visit our website at www.deltasd.bc.ca or call 604-952-5346

Adult Education

Language Instruction for New Comers (LINC) begins September 12, 2016.
Foundation classes begin September 12/13, 2016.
High School Completion classes begin September 19/20, 2016.

Enrollment begins September 1 at Delta Community College (11590 83 Ave).
Students must register in person. Advisors are available free of charge to assist adult students to plan their programs.  To book an appointment with an Advisor please call 604-594-6100.

School Opening Information 2016 (PDF version)