Principal’s Update – May 21, 2020

Dear Parents and Caregivers, In her book, Pursuing the Will of God Together, author Ruth Haley Barton notes that one of the beliefs that form a foundation for a sound discernment practice is that love is our ultimate calling. What love is calling us to do in a given...

May 13, 2020 Principal’s Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Last week, Premier John Horgan made a series of announcements regarding BC’s Restart Plan. A “coordinated, measured”, five-stage return to in-class instruction, with an “eventual safe and full return in...

May 6, 2020, Principal’s Update

“Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow...

April 29, 2020 Principal’s Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers, “The Lord is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love.” – Psalm 103:8 Last Friday, our staff gathered with our Northern Christian School colleagues to reflect on the overarching narrative of scripture and contrast...

April 22, 2020 Principal’s Update

Dear Parents and Caregivers, Three weeks in, one thing is clear: at-home learning is a lot of work! It takes time to figure out new rhythms and spaces for doing school at home. There is a new kind of “tired” at the end of the day in our increased work with screens and...

April 15 Message from Mr. Nelson

Dear Parents and Caregivers, At the advent of this COVID-19 crisis, author Andy Crouch provided an analogy for leaders to consider in their organizational responses. He spoke of blizzards, winter seasons, and ice ages. In a blizzard scenario, we acknowledge that...