About Us

Mission

The District Team is available to provide a range of supports, from instructional strategies to professional development opportunities, that complement the work of school based teams and staffs.

Vision

We collaboratively support competency-based learning, instruction, and assessment for all members of our One Learning Community.

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Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Cheryl Claibourne250-475-4157Administrative Assistant II (District Learning Team)
Emily Fernyhough250-475-4241Administrative Assistant II (District Learning Support Team)
Paola Bell250-475-4124Administrative Assistant II (Indigenous Education Department)
Lynda Hrycun250-475-4147Administrative Assistant II (Information Technology Department Department)
EmailContacts
District Elementary Level TeamDavid Hovis & Carey Nickerson
District Middle Level TeamTammy Renyard & Dave Shortreed
District Secondary Level TeamSimon Burgers & Jon Hamlin
Tech For Learning TeamAndy Canty, Evan Garland, Josh Barks, Dave Shortreed, Jon Hamlin, David Hovis
Learning TeamDavid Hovis, Tammy Renyard, Carey Nickerson, Dave Shortreed, & Jon Hamlin
Learning Support TeamPam Halverson & Sean Mccarthney

Elementary Level District Learning Team

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
David Hovis250-475-4179District Principal
Carey Nickerson250-475-4235District Vice-Principal
Charmaine Shortt250-475-4148Early Learning
Tresa Marshall250-475-4231District Learning Support Teacher
Mary Chiappetta250-475-4249District Learning Support Teacher
Maureen Von Tigertrom250-475-4194District Counsellor - Elementary

Middle Level District Learning Team

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Tammy Renyard250-475-4138District Principal
Dave Shortreed250-475-4139District Vice-Principal
Laurissa Evancio250-475-4244District Learning Support Teacher
Monique Moore250-475-4230District Counsellor - Middle

Secondary Level District Learning Team

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Simon Burgers250-475-4120District Principal
Jon Hamlin250-475-4185District Vice-Principal
Debra Caso-Rohland250-475-4111District Learning Support Teacher
Jen Chambers250-475-4177District Counsellor - Secondary

Modern Languages Department

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Simon Burgers250-475-4120District Principal - Languages and Multiculturalism
Madeleine Challies250-475-4189French Language Program Coordinator

District Learning Support Team

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Pam Halverson250-475-4114District Principal
Sean McCartney
250-940-6286District Principal
Dana Marchant
250-475-4190Behavior Consultant
Katrina McGee250-475-4248District Learning Support Teacher - Behavior Analyst
Tanya Ross250-475-4187District Learning Support
Jen Aston250-475-4243District Youth & Family Counsellor
Marnice Jones250-475-4223Mental Health Resource Coordinator

For all other members of the District Learning Support Team please see the Support for Learning Resource Page.

Indigenous Education Department

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Shelly Niemi250-475-4130District Principal
Craig Schellenberg250-475-4125District Principal

For all other members of the Indigenous Education Department please see the ANED Resource Page.

Pathways & Partnerships

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Lindsay Johnson250-475-4182District Vice-Principal
Bonnie Alexander250-475-4183Pathways & Partnerships Coordinator
Kevin Blecic250-893-9885 (cell)Pathways & Partnerships Coordinator

For all other members of the Pathways & Partnerships Department please see the Careers Resource Page.

Information Technology for Learning

Name (& Email)Phone NumberTitle
Andy Canty250-475-4147Director - Information Technology for Learning
Josh Barks250-475-4154District Vice Principal - Information Technology for Learning
Evan Garland250-475-4173Manager - Information Technology for Learning

For further information please visit the Information Technology for Learning Resource Page.