Recent News

Ministry of Education to Eliminate Bus Fees for Parents

Posted on: August 11th, 2016

The Chilliwack Board of Education is pleased that the Ministry of Education has recognized the burden on parents in paying school bus fees or having their school transportation eliminated by financially stressed School Boards.  The equality of access to education is critical and has historically been addressed by the yellow school bus.


Special Regular Board Meeting August 11, 2016 - 2:00 p.m.

Posted on: August 11th, 2016

Please be advised that there will be a Special Regular Board Meeting on August 11, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the School District Office at 8430 Cessna Drive.

This meeting is open to the public. The link to the agenda package for this meeting is below.


Board Renews Superintendent's Contract

Posted on: June 24th, 2016

The Chilliwack Board of Education is pleased to announce that Evelyn Novak has agreed to another five-year term as Superintendent of the Chilliwack School District.


Chilliwack Board of Education Meets with Minister of Education

Posted on: June 24th, 2016

The Board of Education met with the Honourable Mike Bernier, Minister of Education, on June 16, 2016. The Minister met with the board after touring Promontory Elementary and Sardis Secondary schools with Chair Silvia Dyck and members of the School and District Leadership Teams.


Transportation Report

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

To view the Transportation Review Final Report please click here.


Alternate Facilities Redesign

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

Tuesday May 17, 2016 - Board of Education Approval

THAT the Board of Education approved a motion directing staff to redesign the supports, structures and program delivery at District Type 3 Alternate Facilities based on the information and recommendations provided in the Alternate Education Programs, Facilities and Structures Review Report.


Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement

Posted on: May 9th, 2016

The Chilliwack School District and community partners are in the process of creating the new Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement.  Parents, community members and staff members, are invited to complete an online survey to help in the development of this document.

To take the survey click here.


Community Members to Serve on Audit Committee

Posted on: April 20th, 2016

The Chilliwack School District is seeking community members to serve on its Audit Committee.

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee consists of three (3) Trustees and at least one (1) community member who is financially literate in these processes. 


Work Experience Students join Frog Conservation Effort

Posted on: April 6th, 2016

Local Work Experience Students worked with Fraser Valley Conservancy during spring break, in an effort to save the endangered Oregon Spotted Frog. 

View the article at the chilliwackprogress.com


Starfish Backpack Program

Posted on: March 2nd, 2016

The Starfish Backpack Program in Chilliwack sends approximately 80 backpacks home each weekend with students who do not have access to sufficient food. This worthwhile program is supported locally by individuals, school staff, community services organizations, and local business sponsors.