Powell River Board of Education
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SD47 - Provincial Online Learning School in 2023

June 14, 2022
​SD47 has been selected to become a Provincial Online Learning School in 2023.  Limited Number of School Districts have been chosen.  Read the press release here .

KCCS Water System Update

June 13, 2022
​ Please note this is for the 2021 calendar year so the issue and remediation that was undertaken in the Spring won’t show up until next years report. 

SD47 Learns Newsletter (17.3)

June 13, 2022
The latest issue of the SD47 Learns newsletter is dedicated to links, resources, and ideas for National Indigenous History Month and Pride Month.

SD47 Learns Newsletter (16.3)

May 31, 2022
​ Check out the latest issue of SD47 Learns (16.3) HERE.

SD47 Learns Newsletter (15.3)

May 16, 2022
​ The latest issue of the SD47 Learns Newsletter has now been published. Click HERE to view.

Appointments for the 2022-2023 School Year

May 06, 2022
​The Board is pleased to announce Principal and Vice-Principal  appointments that were initiated through a collaborative process considering the needs of students, individuals, and the District's Strategic Direction.
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Mental Health Resource Fair

May 05, 2022
​On May 4, Brooks Secondary School hosted a Community Mental Health Resource Fair in which 17 different community organizations participated. The purpose of this event was to raise student awareness of mental health resources in our community. All students were encouraged to come to the library with their classes to complete...
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Pre-K Program 2022

May 02, 2022
​The School District is pleased that COVID-19 restrictions have eased and programs in schools can again be offered to families who are starting their school journey with children starting kindergarten in September.  Please read here for further information.

Sexual Health Education Information Session for Parents

April 29, 2022
Join Sexual Health Educator, Willow Dunlop, for a parent information session about the BC K-12 Sexual Health Curriculum in School District 47.  When  Date: May 31, 2022
Brooks School Library
Registration is appreciated by emailing