October 16, 2019
Our grade 8 students are heading to Rockridge TOMORROW!!! Please ensure your student is packed according to our Camp Pack List (attached) Camp Pack List.docx
October 15, 2019
We are needing volunteers to help serve a simple breakfast to our students through the Breakfast Club. The Breakfast Club is run from 8:10-8:35am to ensure that our students start their day with a full stomach. Any time that can be volunteered is appreciated by our sharks.
October 15, 2019
The We club has organized a WE scare hunger event for the week starting October 21st. It is a campaign run by our We Club that aligns with their passion to look at poverty and
hunger as an issue this year. WE will: WE students have decorated cardboard boxes and deliver it...
September 29, 2019
FSA Information for Parents of Grade 7 Students October, 2019 The Foundation
Skills Assessment (FSA) is an annual province-wide assessment of British
Columbia students' academic skills, and provides a snapshot of how well British
Columbia students are learning foundation skills in reading comprehension,
writing and numeracy. The main purpose of...
September 26, 2019
Sept 27th was our school wide Terry Fox run. Families and students donated over $500 to the Terry Fox Foundation to support cancer research. Students wore red and white on Terry Fox Day to carry on the Terry Fox's spirit within our school.
Please go to http://www.terryfox.ca/SkahaLakeMiddleSchool to donate on...
June 17, 2019
SLMS grade 6 students took part in the 6 week DARE program, which taught students how to avoid alcohol, drugs, and bullying. This program was run by Constable Hanson. Students were able to ask questions, act out scenarios, and complete an essay pledging their responsibility. See attached video of pictures and some...
May 07, 2019
We have been focusing on caring for our world in Advisory classes. Here are some tips to make a difference and taking care of our environment. Take your family to the park and talk to them about the joy of being in green, clean, preserved places. When you are outside, pick up your...
May 07, 2019
Looking for parent volunteers to help out with the SLMS Track and Field Day. On May 24th we will be holding our school track and field event. We will be having a concession for students to refresh so that they can complete a full day of activities. Help running the concession is...
April 07, 2019
Ministry Survey is open until April 29 th , and a link can be found on
our district website sd67.bc.ca
April 02, 2019
Thank you for all your donations towards the Earth Day School Clothing and Household Item Drive. We were able to raise $150 with recycling used items and the funds will be helping support our school garden.
February 27, 2019
February 27 is Pink Shirt Day, a day dedicated
to raising awareness of the harmful effects of all forms of bullying and to
supporting programs that foster healthy self-esteem in children. Bullying
can happen anywhere – in our schools, workplaces, homes and online
and we must all work together to address it. Take a...
February 19, 2019
Students will be showcasing their knowledge about characters, setting, plots, and conflicts in their chosen stories at the Reading Expo at Skaha Lake Middle School Frida y, Feb 22nd. The Grade 7 Reading Expo will run between 9am and 2:45pm (with a break for nutrition break between 10:15 and 10:30 and another...
January 13, 2019
What is family literacy? Family literacy refers to the way parents, children, and extended family member use literacy at
home and in the community. Family literacy occurs naturally during the routines of daily living
and helps children and adults get things done. How does family literacy affect children’s literacy and learning?...
December 02, 2018
On November 30th we celebrated the end of Term 1. Students and staff celebrated all the hard work and the fun that Term 1 brought here to the shark tank. We look back at cross country and volleyball as our fall sports, as we roll into our basketball season for the...
April 19, 2018
If attending RockRidge Canyon Camp on June 18-20 the depost of $75 is past due...send in money or pay on-line asap. Learn more about RockRidge and view the parent letter below for more information. Learn More About RockRidge 2018 RockRidge.docx
April 19, 2018
May 5 & 6 May 12 & 13 Hot Dog Sales at IGA Parent and Student Volunteers Needed Contact Mr. Kro