Hybrid Learning Model FAQ

  1. I registered my child for Hybrid Learning. After speaking with my school principal, I have decided not to participate in the Hybrid Learning program. What do I do?
    • The school principal will not transition your student to the Hybrid school. No further action required.
  2. My child receives EA support at school. Will they continue to receive this support if we opt for the Hybrid Program?
    • Yes.
  3. Which school sites will be used?
    • Chilliwack Middle School 
    • Vedder Middle School 
  4. Will regular classes continue to be held at these sites alongside the Hybrid Program?
    • Yes.
  5. How many students will be in the classroom on the "in-class" days?
    • 6 - 8 Combined Classes (maximum 30)
  6. Will students in the Hybrid Program have their own classroom for the two days they are in-class?
    • Yes.
  7. Will the two locations work together?
    • Yes. The teachers will share students from both sites. There will be times that they will join together on face-to-face days for activities and field trips.
  8. I have already completed the registration form, when will I receive confirmation that my child is registered?
    • You will be contacted directly before the end of June to confirm the registration. 
  9. If my child attends this program for the 22/23 school year, will they be able to return to their current school in 23/24??
    • They will be accepted back into their catchment school. If they have been attending a school outside their catchment area, they may return if space permits.
  10. Will there be transportation?
    • This is a program of choice and parents will be responsible for transportation. However, some busing may be available depending on location of students/program.
  11. What technology will be needed? Will this technology be provided?
    • A laptop (mic, camera, speakers) that is capable of online conferencing and a high-speed internet connection is required. Ideally each student will have their own technology.
  12. What does "combined" or "blended" grades mean?
    • These terms refer to a classroom environment that includes 2 or more grades (i.e. gr. 6/7/8).
  13. Can we withdraw from the program mid-year?
    • Yes, however the ability to return to your catchment school will be dependent on space.
  14. Can we enter the program mid-year?
    • Yes, dependent on space.