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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

A visit from the Reptile Guy!

Mike, the Reptile Guy.  We had K-8 learn all about reptiles.  The kids were so excited

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Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Student of the Month (September) - Timothy P.

Meet our September Student of the Month Timothy Penner is a wonderful student in our Grade 2 class. Academically, he works hard!

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Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Mindblown by Mindstorms!

Students in grades 3-5 make the Mindstorms move in the AVS Makerspace.  Lego Mindstorms is a software platform which is produced by Lego for the development of programmable robots based on Lego bui

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Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Microscope Fun!

Our AVS Grade 3-5 students took it upon themselves to teach the K-2 class ALL about microscopes!

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Monday, September 30th, 2019

Orange Shirt Day Supported by Students and Staff in Abbotsford Schools

Orange Shirt Day (September 30) is one of the visible ways our District strives to highlight our shared history in Canada and honour those who attended residential schools.

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Friday, September 6th, 2019

District renames department to Indigenous Education

The Abbotsford School District is pleased to announce that effective August 1st, 2019, the Aboriginal Education department was renamed to Indigenous Education department.

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Monday, June 24th, 2019

School District Signs Education Enhancement Agreement for Indigenous Students

After months of significant and dedicated consultation and dialogue the 2019-2024 Education Enhancement Agreement for Indigenous Students was signed on June 12th, 2019, by Chief Dalton Silver of Su

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Thursday, May 30th, 2019

AVS Students Tour France & Spain!

Through Virtual Reality the students in the French and Spanish program had a chance to tour the world and visit the countries that they have been learning the language and culture about, France &am

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Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Collaborative Robotics at AVS

“How do you program a robot?” was something the Kindergarten to Grade 2 class was recently wondering about.

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Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

Fusion 9/10 takes over Playland!

Today the AVS Fusion grade 9 & 10 class took over Playland and had the chance to investigate certain rides to understand energy conservation as part of their curriculum program.

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