Monthly Archives: May 2016

Century 21 Invites you

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Letter to the editor

May 31, 2016 Flummoxed: to be bewildered or perplexed. I remain flummoxed by the actions of the Liberal government, our local politicians and some of our local ‘media’ as it relates the recent announcement of funding for education. For the … Continue reading

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A reply from Chair Marieze Tarr – School District #53

The board will meet soon to discuss the announcement and how it might affect the budget. “We will have to look at everything again. But 118 thousand, to me, I don’t know if that is enough money. … I can’t … Continue reading

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Save Trout Creek and West Bench schools

PENTICTON – Penticton MLA Dan Ashton announced today that the provincial government is providing the Okanagan-Skaha School District with $266,527 in funding and called for the funding to be used to save Trout Creek Elementary School and West Bench Elementary … Continue reading

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Unanswered questions

Was the school board advised of this funding announcement and invited to hear the good news ? Will the paltry sum of $118,000 really help the district keep Osoyoos Secondary open ? Will a Town of Osoyoos lawsuit continue against … Continue reading

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20 million dollar bonus for schools in BC

CBC News has learned the province is set to announce more than $20 million in education funding this morning to be divided amongst school districts, based on size. Education Minister Mike Bernier will announce details of the funding in Surrey … Continue reading

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This morning at OSS

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A challenge to local school board

MLA urges administrative savings be used to save Osoyoos Secondary OSOYOOS – Boundary-Similkameen MLA Linda Larson announced today the provincial government is providing the Okanagan-Similkameen School District with $118,102 in funding and called for the funding to be used to … Continue reading

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