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TD Commercial Banking donation to the Two Sisters Legacy Project at École Kwayhquitlum Middle School

May 20, 2022

On Wednesday, May 17th, Grade 6/7 students from École Kwayhquitlum Middle School invited representatives from TD Commercial Banking to join their drumming circle to thank them for their generous support.
TD Bank provided a $5000 cheque to support the Indigenous drumming program at Kway called the Two Sisters Drumming Legacy Program...

Red Dress Day 2022 at SD43

May 13, 2022

 
On May 5th, É cole Dr. Charles Best Secondary Social Justice students displayed red dresses in front of the school to help raise awareness and honour the Murdered and Missing Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIW) and two spirit people.

The Red Dress Project began as a commemorative...

Moose Hide Campaign Day 2022

May 13, 2022

​ On May 12, Rachel Smith, Heritage Woods Secondary School student, spearheaded the 11th annual Moose Hide Campaign Day, a movement where Indigenous and non-Indigenous men and boys stand up against violence towards women and children.

Inspiration for the Moose Hide Campaign came to founders Paul Lacerte and his...

SD43 Golf Classic Event Raises $41,000 for KidSport Tri-Cities

May 09, 2022
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School District staff, Coquitlam Principal Vice Principal Association, Coquitlam Teachers Association, & Canadian Union of Public Employees 561, participated in the annual SD43 Golf Classic presented by Polygon on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at the Westwood Plateau Golf and Country Club in Coquitlam in support of KidSport Tri-Cities. KidSport,...

Celebrating RAC Week (February 13-19, 2022)

February 18, 2022
Join the RAC Climate Change and Covid Caring Movement this RAC Week February 13-19, 2022! 
What is RAC and when did it start? ​ RAC stands for Real Acts of Caring and was created by grade 4 and 5 students in the Coquitlam School District in 2005. RAC is doing...

Energy Wire February Newsletter

February 15, 2022
SD43 Sustainability and Energy Management Newsletter An initiative from SD43's Facilities Department - Energy Management and Sustainability  In this month's  newsletter, Port Moody Secondary School graduate Jade shares her version of sustainability art, celebrating Real Acts of Caring (RAC) Week (Feb 13-19) focusing on climate change and covid caring this year, announcing a new District-Wide...

Energy Wire January Newsletter

January 18, 2022
SD43 Sustainability and Energy Management Newsletter An initiative from SD43's Facilities Department - Energy Management and Sustainability  In this month's newsletter,  the Winter Holiday Shutdown campaign winners are announced and a new student-created Carbon Footprint Guide is introduced. Read the January Energy Wire Newsletter here​

Promoting and Inspiring Sustainability in SD43

November 03, 2021

Introducing Energy Wire
We’re excited to announce the launch of SD43’s first Sustainability and Energy Management Newsletter, Energy Wire, a new initiative from the Facilities Department – Energy Management and Sustainability where students share green initiatives at schools to help make our district and world more sustainable.  We are...

SD43 students participates in the Coquitlam Science Expo

May 20, 2022




Last May 7th, the Coquitlam Public Library in partnership with SD43 and Douglas College, hosted a Science Expo where SD43 students in Grades 4 to 12 exhibited their science projects at the library for a chance to win prizes.

A total of 19 projects were submitted...

Energy Wire May Newsletter

May 18, 2022
SD43 Sustainability and Energy Management Newsletter An initiative from SD43's Facilities Department - Energy Management and Sustainability  Read the Energy Wire Newsletter May 2022

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