“Kootenay-East MLA Tom Shypitka claims that a full replacement for Fernie’s elementary school should be coming in just a couple of years.
Shypitka wrote in a Facebook post that he spoke to Education Minister Rob Fleming in the B.C. Legislature this week about schooling in the East Kootenay….” Read more here.
This is huge news for Fernie. A new school for École Isabella Dicken Elementary School is long over due, with our booming and vibrant community. There are so many portables out back and kindergarten classes don’t seem to be getting smaller.
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I hardly know these kids but seeing these kids singing together for the CBC music class challenge almost got me teary eyed. I’m such a sucker for group performances.
There’s a bake sale happening at Isabella Dicken Elementary School tomorrow from 12 – 4 pm in the gym. There will be lots to choose from and it’s a wonderful fundraiser for P.A.C. (Parent Advisory Committee) who do a lot for the students.
I’m making lemon squares right now. They’re going to be amazing…if they even make it there. Yum.
A book sale is also happening at the same time in the library.
Have you seen him around town? He was at IDES yesterday and all the kids loved it…and parents. What!