Qualicum School District’s first electric school bus is on its way

Charging stations to be installed this fall


No extra help for Qualicum school district’s courtesy bus riders

RDN unable to adjust routes ‘in any meaningful way’


Qualicum Beach students met with outpouring of support

Community members cheer on youngsters as they return to school


School District 69 (Qualicum) sends letter to education minister regarding funds

Asks for money to be divided on a per-student basis

Some mandatory mask-wearing to be part of Qualicum back-to-school

Most students expected to be back in class as School District 69’s plan approved by the ministry

COVID-19: SD69 working on how to organize schools for planned fall re-opening

Qualicum School District required to have plan to ministry by Aug. 26

Qualicum school district to unveil initial back-to-school plan next week

Specifics of overall provincial plans to be announced at a later date

Qualicum school district to host virtual meeting to talk budget

Discussion previously delayed due to COVID-19

COVID-19: Learning continues in unique ways for SD 69 students

Youngsters find ways to excel while learning at home

  • May 25, 2020

COVID-19: SD69 gears up for some students to head back to classrooms

Voluntary return will differ for elementary and high school

Ballenas Secondary students will see experiment head into to space

Three students’ experiment will run on International Space Station

  • Apr 8, 2020

COVID-19: School District 69 to develop ways for teachers to connect with parents after spring break

No home or online school, but ways will be offered to continue learning

Ballenas Secondary teacher receives special honour

Bradbury is the recipient of the BCAITC Outstanding Teacher Award

  • Feb 24, 2020

Superintendent Keven Elder talks to PQB business community about school system

‘I want to thank you for what you do for kids in our community’

School board, Qualicum Beach council talk climate change

Two organizations also discuss Ballenas track, safe routes to school

SD69 notes: Air travel field trip to Nicaragua approved in principle

Student protests, menstrual products and kindergarten registration also discussed

Qualicum district schools closed for Tuesday, Feb. 12

Second straight day snowy conditions will keep students at home

  • Feb 11, 2019