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As I take some time to reflect on the 2019/2020 school year, I think it’s fair to say that the year started off like any other. However, it has certainly ended in a way unlike any year we have seen before.
Prior to the declaration of a global pandemic on March 11,… Read more »

The Ministry of Education has announced that schools will be open on June 1 with a priority for children of Essential Service Workers (ESWs) to be at school five days a week. The school-based childcare centres that have been open over the past two months to support children of ESWs will be closed at the end of the day on Friday,… Read more »

Please click on the following link to read our most recent Newsletter.  Thank you!  Merci!
April/May Newsletter 2020Read more »

Delta Firefighters are encouraging students to use their creativity to highlight the people they are thankful for from across many different industries who are working hard to help others during these challenging times in a new community fundraising initiative.
Delta Firefighters will make a $10 donation to the school district’s Food Security Program for every submission received…. Read more »

Is your child turning five this year? If so, you can register your child to attend Kindergarten in September.
For verification of your catchment area school, please call the School Board Office at 604-952-5340 or check the School Locator.
Please visit the Kindergarten page on the district’s website for the registration form and details of the accompanying documentation required: https://www.deltasd.bc.ca/schools/student-registration/kindergarten/
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,… Read more »

Please click on the following link for our latest school bulletin.  Thank you!  Merci!
Letter for our Families – April 9, 2020Read more »

2020-2021 Budget
BACKGROUND
Delta School District staff and the Board of Trustees are committed to a thoughtful and student-centred approach to balancing the budget each year.
A balanced budget is a stipulation of the School Act.
THE 2020/21 BUDGET AND CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
The Annual Operating Budget for 2020/21 is $162.8 million…. Read more »

Updated – March 24
Please be advised that all Delta School District school playgrounds and hard-court areas are closed.
City of Delta Mayor George V. Harvie has directed the closure of all playground equipment in Delta to prevent close contact of children using these facilities. While this may be disappointing for some children and families,… Read more »

Hello Richardson Families!
We would like to invite parents of students in Kindergarten through Grade 3 to join us for Noisy Reading starting Friday, February 21st from 9:00 until 9:30 in the morning.  We will continue with this special sharing time every Friday until Spring Break!
Noisy Reading is a chance to welcome adult family members into the school to read with small groups of students. … Read more »

KINDERGARTEN Registration
English and French Immersion Kindergarten registration for Richardson Elementary will take place on Monday, February 10th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
A child may be registered to attend Kindergarten in September 2020 if his or her fifth birthday occurs on or before December 31st, 2020.
At the time of registration,… Read more »

This year, our WE Team is organizing our Richardson Cares Food and Toy Drive which kicked off on December 2nd, with our first Staff versus Grade 7 Students Volleyball Game.
Christmas Hamper:
New unwrapped gift items or gift certificates suitable for families are most welcome, e.g., games, puzzles, sports equipment, toys,… Read more »

As we move into the winter season and the daylight hours grow shorter, we are pleased to offer families the opportunity to purchase personal safety reflectors for your children’s jackets, backpacks and anywhere else you would like to clip them to increase their visibility.  They make great Christmas Stocking Stuffers, too!… Read more »

Throughout the past month, our Intermediate students and their teachers have been working together to prepare for our annual Christmas Concert.  This concert provides many Fine Arts learning opportunities for our students!
We will be having two performances on Wednesday, December 11th.  Doors will open for our first concert at 1:15 p.m.,… Read more »

Late French Immersion Parent Information Nights (For Grade 6 entry into French Immersion):

Burnsview Secondary, 7658 112 St, Delta – Monday, January 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
South Delta Secondary, 750 53 St, Delta – Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:30pm

Late French Immersion Application Dates:

Online application will be available on Delta’s website on Monday,… Read more »

Remembrance Day is on Monday, November 11th.  We would like to invite the Richardson community of families to join us for our annual Remembrance Day Assembly on Friday.  Any Veterans or serving members in the broader community are very welcome to join us for this occasion.  Students who belong to a service organization,… Read more »

 
September 24, 2019
Dear Delta Parents & Guardians,
As you have likely seen and heard through the media, youth around the world have been staging rallies and other forms of peaceful protest in the effort to express their concern for their future on this planet. On the afternoon of Friday September 27,… Read more »

We invite all parents / guardians to our “Meet the Teacher / PAC Hot Dog Dinner Night” on Thursday, September 19th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Our P.A.C. will be providing a free hot dog dinner for all families.  The dinner will be in the gym from 5:30 until 7:00 p.m…. Read more »

 
Welcome back to school everyone—
As the year begins, I wish Delta students, parents, and staff a wonderful school year.
I hope that Delta’s amazing summer weather has given you all the opportunity to rest, relax, recharge, and spend time with family and friends. As we settle into our schools and learning spaces,… Read more »

Chers Richardson Families,
We hope you are enjoying the last days of summer with your loved ones!  We’re looking forward to welcoming back familiar faces, and are excited to say bonjour to the new members of our community!
The first day of school is quickly approaching – Tuesday, September 3rd.  All grades 1 through 7 students will be attending class for a half day,… Read more »

As we wind down the 2018/19 school year and look towards the warm, restorative days of summer break, I would like to take this time to acknowledge the hard work and commitment to success we have experienced across Delta School District this school year.
Thank you to all our parents and staff who have helped and supported our students in innumerable ways…. Read more »