School District No. 83 (North Okanagan-Shuswap) has partnered with the Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP) at the University of British Columbia to measure and promote children’s social and emotional development, health, well-being, and assets through the Middle Year Development Instrument (MDI). The Middle Years Development Instrument (MDI) is a self-report questionnaire that asks children in middle childhood about their thoughts, feelings and experiences. The MDI is the first survey of its kind to gather information about the lives of children both in school, in the home and in the community, from their own perspective. The survey questions align with the BC Ministry of Education’s K-12 curriculum, which includes a focus on promoting children’s personal and social competencies.
Parents/guardians who do not want their child to participate can withdraw by signing a form linked below.
Grade 7 students are invited to complete the MDI during class time between:
January 15th and February 21st, 2020.
The Grad Clothing order form is NOW available…..all clothing needs to be ordered and paid using the link below. December 20th will be the last day to order clothes.
Report Cards were sent home with students today. Please contact teachers at 250-836-2831 if you have any questions regarding the progress of your child.
If you are willing and able to to drive students on field trips and sporting/cultural events, we ask that you please complete the document below. Only approved drivers will be able to transport students. Thank you for considering this.