Raising Digitally Responsible Youth

With society heading in a direction of being constantly connected to technology, what do we need to know as parents to protect our kids and teach them responsible and appropriate use of technology? The parameters of rules and expectations that you put in place at home will undoubtedly guide their behaviour in the years to come. Please join us for an informative presentation.  Click the link below for more information.

Parent Presentation Flyer – Fall 2018

DPAC is hosting a parent education workshop: “Middle School Math” presented by Carole Fullerton

DPAC is hosting a parent education workshop: “Middle School Math” presented by Carole Fullerton on Wednesday November 7th, 2018 @ 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the District Education Support Centre, 341 Shuswap Street SW in Salmon Arm. Multiplication, algebra and more will be explored in this session for parents of Middle School students. Games, tasks and engaging conversation guaranteed. Come prepared to play!!!!
Child care will be available at no charge with prior arrangement. Please email sd83dpac@gmail.com one day in advance of the workshop. Everyone welcome!!!

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DPAC is hosting the documentary “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety”

In collaboration with community partners, DPAC is hosting the documentary “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety” on Tuesday November 6th, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m. at Eagle River Secondary, 518 Main Street in Sicamous. The event is free for parents, caregivers and youth ages 13 & up. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and a very special interview with Michael Phelps. The goal of Indieflix, the maker of the documentary, is to help people identify and understand the symptoms of anxiety and encourage them to reach out for help. Angst screens in schools, communities and theaters around the world. The film and corresponding materials provide tools, resources and above all, hope.
After the screening, there will be a professional panel discussion. Please RSVP on Eventbrite using this link: https://angstsicamous.eventbrite.ca

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Photo Retakes October 18

Just a reminder that photo retakes will be held tomorrow.  All students that were absent for photos on September 12th will have their picture taken tomorrow.  Those students who had their picture taken but would like to have a retake, please remember to bring their photo order form with retake box checked to give to photographer.