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March Board Meeting - Highlights

March 13, 2020

Disposition of Land – Nicomen Island

The Ministry has issued the Certificate of Approval (COA) for the demolition of the Closed Nicomen Island School. Staff are in the process of preparing the documents to hire the companies needed to complete the work. The goal is to have the project complete by the end of the year.

2020-21 School District Calendar

The Board approved the 2020-21 calendar. To view the calendar, click here.

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The School District is updating the district website as it receives new information. For more information, click here.

Financial Summary Report – February 2020 Year to Date

A summary of financial information will be provided monthly until June 2020. For a copy of the summary for February, see page 7 of the agenda package.

Meetings with local First Nations Bands

The Board passed a motion to meet with local First Nations Bands on an annual basis to continue to fulfill their obligations on governance and education with the Indigenous community and partner groups.

Boundary Catchment Surveys

Boundary surveys are scheduled to close Friday March 20, 2020. For more information, click here.

Capital Funding Approval

On March 9, 2020 the Ministry of Education issued a news release regarding funding approval for the following Capital Projects for the Mission Public School District:

Dewdney Elementary
BEP – Building Envelop Upgrade
Mission SecondaryCNCP – Mechanical Upgrades – Air Handler Unit
Hatzic MiddleSEP – Building Enclosure Upgrades – Roof Replacement
Stave Falls ElementarySEP – Mechanical Upgrades – Boiler and plumbing upgrades
West Heights ElementarySEP – Mechanical Upgrades – HVAC upgrades
Bus replacement Fleet # 4750New Bus D (80+RE)
Bus replacement Fleet # 5751
New Bus D(80+RE)


Meeting Schedule            

Meeting TitleDate and TimeLocation
2020-2021 Budget
March 31, 2020 at 3:30 pmDistrict Education Office, 33046 4th Ave, Mission
Regular Committee of the WholeApril 7, 2020 at 3:30 pmDistrict Education Office, 33046 4th Ave, Mission
2020-2021 BudgetApril 14, 2020 at 3:30 pmDistrict Education Office, 33046 4th Ave, Mission
Public Board MeetingApril 21, 2020 at 6:30 pmFraserview LC, 32444 7th Ave, Mission

Meeting minutes are posted to the district website under Board Agendas and Minutes, once approved. 

Meetings are open to the public, and the public is encouraged to attend. Agendas are posted online the Friday prior to the meeting. For more information, please contact the School Board Office directly or visit